Disc 1. My last affair (2:33) Jivin' the vibres (2:19) The mood that I'm in (2:40) Stomp (3:07) Buzzin' round with the bee (3:04) Whoa babe (2:50) Stompology (2:59) On the sunny side of the street (3:14) Rhythm, rhythm (I got rhythm) (2:49) China stomp (Chinatown, my Chinatown) (2:46) I know that you know (2:55) I'm confessin' (3:26) Drum stomp (Crazy rhythm) (3:06) Piano stomp (Shine) (2:55) I surrender dear (3:21) The object of my affections (3:12) Judy (3:03) Baby, won't you please (2:49) Everybody loves my baby (2:48) After you've gone (3:02) I just couldn't take it, baby (3:06) My last affair (alternate take) (2:45) The object of my affections (Alternate take) (3:09). Disc 2. You're my ideal (3:13) The sun will shine to-night (3:10) Ring dem bells 3:21) Don't be that way (2:33) I'm in the mood for swing (2:45) Shoe shiner's drag (3:22) Any time at all (3:14) Muskrat ramble (3:16) Down home jump (3:13) Rock Hill special (2:44) Fiddle diddle (3:21) I can give you love (2:45) High society (3:12) It don't mean a thing (3:12) Johnny get your horn (3:08) The sun will shine to-night (3:05) It don't mean a thing (alternate take) (3:11). Disc 3. Sweethearts on parade (2:58) Shufflin' at the Hollywood (3:03) Denison swing (3:13) Wizzin' the wizz (2:23) If it's good (2:48) Stand by! for further announcements (and more good news) (2:53) Ain't cha comin' home? (3:16) Big wig in the wigwam (2:28) Memories of you (3:13) The jumpin' jive (3:12) Twelfth Street rag (3:06) When lights are low (2:11) One sweet letter from you (3:17) Hot mallets (2:13) Early session hop (2:37) I'm on my way from you (3:04) Haven't named it yet (2:55) The heebie jeebies are rockin' the town (2:41) Shufflin' at the Hollywood (alternate take) (3:05) Wizzin' the wizz (alternate take) (2:23) Big wig in the wigwam (alternate take) (2:29) Twelfth Street rag (alternate take) (3:04) When lights are low (alternate take) (2:06) The heebie jeebies are rockin' the town (alternate take) (2:41). Disc 4. The Munson Street breakdown (3:14) I've found a new baby (2:52) I can't get started (2:52) Four or five times (2:46) Gin for Christmas (2:28) Dinah (2:43) My buddy (2:43) Singin' the blues (2:51) Shades of jade (3:24) Till Tom special (3:20) Flyin' home (2:56) Save it, pretty mama (3:19) Tempo and swing (3:19) House of Morgan (3:08) I'd be lost without you (3:01) Central Avenue breakdown (3:01) Jack the bellboy (2:48) Dough-ra-me (3:04) Jivin' with Jarvis (2:37) Blue (2:55) I don't stand a ghost of a chance (2:52) Dinah (alternate take) (2:36) Dough-ra-me (alternate take) (3:05). Disc 5. Just for laffs (3:05) Martin on every block (2:48) Pig foot sonata (3:01) Charlie was a sailor (3:26) Lost love (3:08) I nearly lost my mind (3:10) Altitude (2:57) Fiddle-dee-dee (3:21) Bogo-jo (2:51) Open house (2:58) Smart Alec (3:18) Bouncing at the Beacon (3:20) Give me some skin (3:13) Now that you're mine (2:44) Chasin' with Chase (2:56) Three quarter boogie (2:34) Martin on every block (alternate take) (2:45) Chasin' with Chase (alternate take) (3:02) Three quarter boogie (alternate take) (2:34).
Lionel Hampton, vibraphone and vocals ; with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra, including Ziggy Elman, Jess Stacy, Gene Krupa, Cootie Williams, Lawrence Brown, Johnny Hodges, John Kirby, Cozy Cole, Buster Bailey, Jonah Jones, Billy Taylor, Sonny Greer, Harry James, Benny Carter, Billy Kyle, Jo Jones, Budd Johnson, Russell Procope, Chu Berry, Clyde Hart, Milt Hinton, Rex Stewart, Harry Carney, Dizzy Gillespie, Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster, Charlie Christian, Henry "Red" Allen, J.C. Higginbotham, Earl Bostic, Sid Catlett, Freddie Green, Nat "King" Cole, Helen Forrest, Sir Charles Thompson, Marshall Royal, Shadow Wilson.
Recorded 1937-1939 in New York City, and 1940-1941 in Chicago and Hollywood. Compact discs. Biographical and program notes by Loren Schoenberg and discographical information (24 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Joseph B. Glossberg Fund.