Playboy Polls

The Playboy Jazz All-stars (2CDs) - Winners of the 1st Playboy Jazz Poll (1957)

Volume 1

 

Track 01 - Louis Armstrong - Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans (5m 10 s)

 

Track 02 - Jack Teagarden - Rockin' Chair (3m 02s)

 

Track 03 - Benny Goodman - When Buddha Smiles (3m 10s)

 

Track 04 - Lionel Hampton - Date With Oscar (5m 50s)

 

Track 05 - Charlie Ventura - Fine's Idea (2m 32s)

 

Track 06 - Frank Sinatra - Oh, Look At Me Now (3m 14s)

 

Track 07 - Stan Kenton - Theme and Harlem Folk Dance (3m 09s)

 

Track 08 - Shorty Rogers - Play Boy! (5m 37s)

 

Track 09 - Shelley Manne - The Sophisticated Rabbit (3m 17s)

 

Track 10 - Stan Getz - For Mary Jane  (7m 44s)

 

Track 11 - Kai Winding - Who, Me? (3m 15s)

Volume 2

 

Track 12 - Ella Fitzgerald - I Concentrate On You (2m 58s)

 

Track 13 - Dizzy Gillespie - Jungle Boogie (4m 09s)

 

Track 14 - JJ Johnson - Love Is Here To Stay (5m 14s)

 

Track 15  - Barney Russell - Playboy In Love (4m 03s)

 

Track 16 - Bud Shank - Tangerine (2m 42s)

 

Track 17 - Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond - Pilgrim's Progress (9m 08s)

 

Track 18 - Chet Baker - Band Aid (2m 42s)

 

Track 19 - Ray Brown - Bass Ball (2m 45s)

 

Track 20 - Bob Brookmeyer - Bobbie's Tune (3m 27s)

 

Track 21 - Gerry Mulligan - Utter Chaos (3m 52s)

Vol 1 - 46m 09s

Vol 2 - 41m 05s

 

Total - 87m 14s

The popular Playboy Music Polls started as a jazz-oriented feature in the magazine in 1957.

This resulted in the release of an LP, this is a facsimile CD of that 1st double album.

The Playboy Jazz All-stars (2CDs) - Winners of the 2nd Playboy Jazz Poll (1958)

Volume 1 (Sides 1 & 4)

 

01 - Louis Armstrong - Top Hat, White Tie and Tails (4m 04s)

 

02 - Erroll Garner - Morroccan Quarter (6m 47s)

 

03 - Coleman Hawkins - Blues For Rene (3m 01s)

 

04 - Bob Brookmeyer - Last Chance (2m 47s)

 

05 - Barney Kessel - Time Remembered (4m 14s)

 

06 - Jack Teagarden - Blues After Hours (3m 16s)

 

07 - Dave Brubeck Quartet - Two Sleepy People (5m 35s)

 

08 - Shelly Manne - Playboys Can Cook (2m 54s)

 

09 - Bud Shank - Misty (4m 20s)

 

10 - Lionel Hampton - Thoughts Of A Lazy Playmate (3m 20s)

 

11 - Kai Winding - Show Me The Way To Go Home (3m 10s)

Vol 1 - 43m 28s

Volume 2 (Sides 2 & 3)

 

01 - J J Johnson - What's New (6m 24s)

 

02 - Chet Baker - Sonny Boy (5m 13s)

 

03 - Benny Goodman - The King And Me (6m 26s)

 

04 - Ella Fitzgerald - Blue Skies (4m 58s)

 

05 - Ray Brown - Cat Without A Playmate (3m 14s)

 

06 - Gerry Mulligan - People Will Say We're In Love (3m 13s)

 

07 - Dizzy Gillespie - Oasis (Melba Listen) (3m 12s)

 

08 - Paul Desmond - Jazzabelle (6m 27s)

 

09 - Frank Sinatra - Time After Time (3m 25s)

 

10 - Shorty Rogers - Viva Puente (3m 38s)

 

11 - Stan Getz - Tour's End (4m 50s)

Vol 2 - 51m 00s

 

Total - 94m 28s

 

The second Playboy Music Poll featured in the magazine in 1958.

This resulted in the release of an LP, this is a facsimile CD of that 2nd double album.

The Playboy All-stars (Vol 3/A)

The First Playboy Jazz Festival introduced by Mort Sahl - (5m 16s)

 

Track 01 - Count Basie - Blues In Hoss Flat - (3m 11s)

 

Track 02 - Coleman Hawkins - Body and Soul - (6m 04s)

 

Track 03 - Shelly Manne - My Manne Shelley - (3m 34s)

 

Track 04 - Stan Getz - Bronx Blues - (5m 31s)

 

Track 05 - Four Freshmen - In This Whole Wide World - (2m 58s)

 

Track 06 - Erroll Garner - Mambo 207 - (4m 10s)

 

Track 07 - Jack Teagarden - When the Saints Go Marching In - (6m 38s)

 

Track 08 - JJ Johnson - Hello Young Lovers - (5m 16s)

 

Track 09 - Chet Baker - Twenties Late - (3m 48s)

        

Track 10 - Bob Brookmeyer - The Sheikh of Araby - (5m 01s)

        

Total - 51m 37s (Stereo)