30 September 2018

Armando and his Orchestra - ''Champagne For Dinner'' (1955)

Armando and his Orchestra - 
''Champagne For Dinner'' (1955)
(Armando Trovajoli - piano solo)
RCA Victor LPM-1122
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Tracklist:
alt.
A1.The Man I Love
Written-By – Ira And George Gershwin
A2.Alone With You
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
A3.French Champagne
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
A4.Dancing On A Cloud
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
A5.Whispers
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
A6.I Love You
Written-By – Cole Porter
B1.Star Dust
Written-By – H. Carmichael
B2.Dedicated To Love
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
B3.Linger In My Arms
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
B4.Tender Lips
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
B5.A Lover's Dream
Written-By – A. Trovajoli
B6.I Only Have Eyes For You
Composed By – Warren, Lyrics By – Dubin

29 September 2018

Frank Chacksfield Orchestra - ''Love Is In The Air'' (1987) (3 LP)

Frank Chacksfield Orchestra - 
''Love Is In The Air'' (1987)
(3 LP)
Everest Records BCBR 1000
(UK edition)
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8 September 2018

Chaquito - ''The Big, Big Sound Of Chaquito'' (1970)

Chaquito - 
''The Big, Big Sound Of Chaquito'' (1970)
Contour 6870 598
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alt.
A1.Revolution
Written-By – Chaquito
A2.Aquarius
Written-By – MacDermot, Ragni, Rado
A3.Carol Of The Bells
Arranged By – Gregory, Written-By – Leontovich
A4.Old Devil Moon
Written-By – Lane, Harburg
A5.Te Quiero Dijiste
Written-By – Grever
A6.The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
Written-By – Morricone
B1.Carioca
Written-By – Eliscu, Kahn, Youmans
B2.Tierra Madre
Written-By – Chaquito
B3.Desafinado (Slightly Out Of Tune)
Written-By – Jobim, Mendonca
B4.Goin' Out Of My Head
Written-By – Weinstein, Randazzo
B5.Maria Elena
Written-By – Barcelata
B6.The Big Country
Written-By – Lewis, Moross, Neff

Producer – John Gregory

7 September 2018

Augusto Martelli - ''La Scala Pop'' (1978)

Augusto Martelli - ''La Scala Pop'' (1978)
Dirige i professori dell'orchestra el Teatro "Alla Scala"
di Milano
Eleven Music Company S.r.l. ELC-25148
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alt.
01.I've Got You Under My Skin
02.My Way
03.The Song Is You
04.Night and Day
05.It's the Same Old Dream
06.It Was a Very Good Year
07.All the Way
08.Try a Little Tenderness
09.From Here to Eternity
10.Nancy
11.You'll Never Walk Alone
12.This Love of Mine

31 August 2018

Glen Gray And The Casa Loma Orchestra - ''Swingin' Southern Style!'' (1960)

Glen Gray And The Casa Loma Orchestra - 
''Swingin' Southern Style!'' (1960)
Capitol ST-1400
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Tracklist:
alt.
A1.Milenberg Joys (Mares, Poppolo, Morton, Melrose
A2.Yes Sir, That's My Baby (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn
A3.Riverboat Shuffle (Carmichael, Vaynow, Mills, Parish
A4.Stars And Stripes Forever (John Philip Sousa, arr. Larry Wagner)
A5.Panama (William H. Tyers)
A6.Southland Shuffle (Van Alexander, Bill Schluger
B1.That´s A Plenty (Lew Pollack
B2.Cotton Belt Cannonball (Larry Wagner
B3.Columbia, Gem Of The Ocean (Thomas A. Becket
B4.Carolina In The Mornin' (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn
B5.Dixie (Daniel Decatur Emmet, arr. Van Alexander)
B6.Cajun Shout (James Owen)

Axel Stordahl and Orchestra - ''Guitars Around The World'' (1962)

Axel Stordahl and Orchestra - 
''Guitars Around The World'' (1962)
Decca DL 74337
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Tracklist:
alt.
A1.Lady Of Spain
Guitar [Spanish] – Laurindo Almeida
A2.Vaya Con Dios
Guitar – Laurindo Almeida
A3.Never On Sunday
Mandolin – Howard Roberts, Laurindo Almeida
A4.Sayonara
Shamisen – Allan Reuss
A5.Russian Lullaby
Balalaika – Allan Reuss
A6.Lonesome Road Blues
Banjo – Joe Maphis
Guitar – Joe Maphis
Steel Guitar – Joe Maphis
Tipple – Joe Maphis
B1.Brazil (Aquarela Do Brasil)
Guitar – Laurindo Almeida
B2.Non Dimenticar (Don't Forget)
Mandolin – Allan Reuss, Howard Roberts
B3.Greensleeves
Lute – Laurindo Almeida
B4.April In Portugal
Portuguese Guitar – Laurindo Almeida
B5.Lovely Hula Hands
Steel Guitar – Fred Tavares Ukulele – Fred Tavares
B6.Astro Guitar
Electric Guitar – Howard Roberts

28 August 2018

101 Strings - ''Hit Sounds'' (New And Old) (1974)

101 Strings - 
''Hit Sounds - New and Old'' (1974)
Alshire S-5306
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Tracklist:
alt.
A1.Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree
(I. Levine/L.R.Brown)
A2.Put Your Head On My Shoulder
(P.Anka)
A3.Embers
(R.W. Lowden)
A4.Sweet Hurtin' Blues
(R.W. Lowden)
A5.Liebestraum
(J.F. Kuhn-arr.)
B1.Fly Me To The Moon
(B. Howard)
B2.Long Ago And Far Away
(Gershwin/Kern)
B3.Wishing Well
(J. L. Jefe/M.Huckridge)
B4.Faye's Folly
(J. L. Jefe/M.Huckridge)
B5.St. Louis Blues
(W.C. Handy)

Al Caiola - ''Solid Gold Guitar'' (1962)

Al Caiola - ''Solid Gold Guitar'' (1962)
United Artists Records UAS 6180
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alt.
A1.Guns Of Navarone
A2.Moon River
A3.Guitar Boogie
A4.Magnificent Seven
A5.I'll Walk The Line
A6.The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
B1.Jezebel
B2.Mexico
B3.Big Guitar
B4.Two Guitars
B5.Foot Stompin'
B6.Vaya Con Dios