Compilation box set containing 108 digitally remastered songs selected from the songbooks of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Duke Ellington, Jerome Kern, Richard Rodgers, Harry Warren, Vincent Youmans, Harold Arlen and Jimmy McHugh, previously recorded in stereophonic sound for Verve Records from July 14 - August 9, 1959 and originally released as nine separate original albums under the title "Oscar Peterson song books"
Title from set container
Album liner notes, reproductions of original album art, and a brief September 2017 essay by Martin Chilton included in accompanying booklet inserted in container
Compilation produced by Matthias Kuennecke ; researched by Douglas Payne
Performed by Oscar Peterson, piano, with various other instrumentalists as jazz instrumental ensembles