Harold Arlen Centennial Celebration 100
by Various Artists
Released: Feb 2005
Label: Concord Records
One of Broadway and Hollywood's greatest songwriters, Harold Arlen was so steeped in the feel of jazz and the blues that his tunes are a favorite of the finest musicians and vocalists. Everyone from Sarah Vaughan to Miles Davis celebrated such treasures as "Over the Rainbow" by Arlen and his lyricists (who included Johnny Mercer, Yip Harburg, and Truman Capote).