5 stars out of 5 - "...Some of the greatest jazz records ever made..."
Tracks on Disc 1:
1.When It's Sleepy Time Down South
4.When I Grow Too Old to Dream
7.On the Alamo
9.A Kiss to Build a Dream On
10.Lover Come Back to Me
11.Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
12.Improvisation / Blueberry Hill
Tracks on Disc 2:
1.Cocktails For Two
2.Stompin' at the Savoy
3.Improvisations on "It's Easy to Remember"
4.Improvisations on "Teach Me Tonight"
5.That's My Desire
6.St. James Infirmary
7.Mack the Knife
8.Tenderly / You'll Never Walk Alone / Mop Mop
9.I Left My Heart in San Francisco
11.Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home?
12.When The Saints Go Marchin' In / Finale
Personnel: Louis Armstrong (vocals, trumpet, cornet); Lil Armstrong (vocals, piano); Clarence Babcock (vocals); Kid Ory, John Thomas, Fred Robinson (trombone); Pete Briggs (tuba); Johnny Dodds, Jimmy Strong (clarinet);
Mancy Cara, Johnny St. Cyr (banjo); Earl Hines (piano); Zutty Singleton,
Baby Dodds (drums).
Producers include: Richard M. Jones, Tommy Rockwell.
Compilation producer: Michael Brooks.
Recorded between 1926 & 1928. Originally released on Okeh Records. Includes liner notes by Michael Brooks.