Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook

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Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook
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Studio album by
ReleasedMay 1960
RecordedJuly 14 – August 9, 1959
GenreJazz
Length32:18
LabelVerve
ProducerNorman Granz
Oscar Peterson chronology
Oscar Peterson Plays the Richard Rodgers Songbook
(1959)
Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook
(1960)
Oscar Peterson Plays the Cole Porter Songbook
(1959)
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

Oscar Peterson Plays the Jerome Kern Songbook is a 1959 album by Oscar Peterson, of compositions by Jerome Kern. [2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Won't Dance" (Dorothy Fields, Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach, Jimmy McHugh) – 2:32
  2. "Bill" (Hammerstein) – 2:58
  3. "The Song Is You" (Hammerstein) – 3:04
  4. "A Fine Romance" (Fields) – 3:09
  5. "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" (Hammerstein) – 2:45
  6. "Ol' Man River" (Hammerstein) – 2:38
  7. "Long Ago (and Far Away)" (Ira Gershwin) – 2:35
  8. "Lovely to Look At" (Fields, McHugh) – 2:48
  9. "Pick Yourself Up" (Fields) – 2:12
  10. "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" (Harbach) – 2:49
  11. "The Way You Look Tonight" (Fields) – 3:41
  12. "Yesterdays" (Harbach) – 3:17

All music written by Jerome Kern, lyricists indicated.

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