The Essential Billie Holiday: Carnegie Hall Concert Recorded Live

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1 Reading From "Lady Sings The Blues" 1 (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:53 192/24 Album only
2 Lady Sings The Blues (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:38 192/24 Album only
3 Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:31 192/24 Album only
4 Reading From "Lady Sings The Blues" 2 - Trav'lin' Light (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 00:45 192/24 Album only
5 Reading From "Lady Sings The Blues" 3 (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:07 192/24 Album only
6 Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 01:43 192/24 Album only
7 I'll Be Seeing You (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:24 192/24 Album only
8 I Love My Man (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 03:18 192/24 Album only
9 Body And Soul (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:38 192/24 Album only
10 Reading From "Lady Sings The Blues" 4 (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 00:56 192/24 Album only
11 Don't Explain (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:28 192/24 Album only
12 Yesterdays (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 01:13 192/24 Album only
13 Reading From "Lady Sings The Blues" 5 (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:50 192/24 Album only
14 My Man (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 03:13 192/24 Album only
15 I Cried For You (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 03:09 192/24 Album only
16 Fine And Mellow (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 03:15 192/24 Album only
17 I Cover The Waterfront (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 03:44 192/24 Album only
18 What A Little Moonlight Can Do (Live At Carnegie Hall 1956) 02:49 192/24 Album only

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℗ © 1961 The Verve Music Group, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

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Recorded live at Carnegie Hall on November 10, 1956, The Essential Billie Holiday: Carnegie Hall Concert Recorded Live was produced by Norman Granz and is a stellar live recording of Holiday at her best. 

On this release of the recording, the songs are interspersed with readings from Billie Holiday's autobiography Lady Sings the Blues, read by Gilbert Millstein of The New York Times.

Billie Holiday with the Chico Hamilton Quintet
Billie Holiday, vocals
Carl Drinkard, piano
Kenny Burrell, guitar
Carson Smith, bass
Chico Hamilton, drums
Narration by Gilbert Millstein

Tracks 1-9 with
Roy Eldridge, trumpet
Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax
Tony Scott, piano

Tracks 10-18 with
Buck Clayton, trumpet
Al Cohn, tenor sax
Tony Scott, clarinet