The Best of the Roost Years

Stan Getz

1991: EMI Records / Roulette Jazz / Blue Note CDP 7 98144 2

  1. Gone with the Wind
  2. Yesterdays
  3. Hershey Bar
  4. Imagination
  5. Split Kick
  6. It Might as Well Be Spring
  7. Parker ’51
  8. Signal
  9. Everything Happens to Me
  10. Budo
  11. Potter’s Luck
  12. Wild Wood
  13. Autumn Leaves
  14. Lullaby of Birdland
  15. Moonlight in Vermont
  16. Sometimes I’m Happy

When I was young my parents got a Christmas album that included Getz’s recording of “Moonlight In Vermont,” and I’ve always loved it. As I hunted down copies of favorite music from my childhood I was especially intent on getting this one, although the collection itself is unremarkable.