adapted from original Nelson Riddle arrangements of Frank Sinatra songs.
Cincinnati Pops "Big Band" Orchestra, Erich Kunzel, cond.
TELARC SACD 60532 TT: 55:53
Here's a very pleasant collection of 18 songs orchestrated from original
Nelson Riddle Frank Sinatra arrangements with the vocal line played on
a variety of brass instruments. Lots of favorites including Night and Day,
September in the Rain, The Lady Is a Tramp and I'll Get By.
Kunzel and his forces are at their best, Telarc's sound close-up, clear, perhaps
a bit bass-heavy.
Ten tunes presented in cabaret style played by pianist Michel Camilo with Anthony
Jackson, bass and Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez, drums.
TELARC SACD 63549 TT: 54:33
A very relaxing collection
of ten tunes played on piano, bass and drums, including Piece of Cake,
La Comparsa, Afterthought and Just Like You. Sound is
spread among all speakers in a most natural way. It's unfortunate
the playing time is so limited, but this recording well serves its