• Billy ECKSTINE - The Mellow Mr. B - 4 Original LPs 1957-1961

Following on from our previous Billy Eckstine release, JASCD 483 - 'All Of My Life' comes 'The Mellow Mr. B' - this sublime selection contains no less than four original albums from 1957-1961 and as with its predecessor is another superb selection from the master of the smooth baritone.

Features the albums: Billy Eckstine and Sarah Vaughan Sing the Best of Irving Berlin; Billy Eckstine's Imagination; Once More with Feeling and Billy Eckstine and Quincy Jones at Basin Street East.

Contained herein is a wonderful mix of vocalists and jazz luminaries in the form of Sarah Vaughan, Duke Ellington and Quincy Jones. Under the direction of Pete Rugolo with arrangements by Billy May, the album Once More With Feeling is simply put, a perfect collection of standards and is a must for fans of this genre.

See also JASCD 483.

Track Listing

Disc 1

BILLY ECKSTINE AND SARAH VAUGHAN SING THE BEST OF IRVING BERLIN
1. ALEXANDER'S RAGTIME BAND
2. ISN'T THIS A LOVELY DAY (To Be Caught In the Rain)
3. I'VE GOT MY LOVE TO KEEP ME WARM
4. ALL OF MY LIFE
5. CHEEK TO CHEEK
6. YOU'RE JUST IN LOVE
7. REMEMBER
8. ALWAYS
9. EASTER PARADE
BILLY ECKSTINE'S IMAGINATION
10. IT WAS SO BEAUTIFUL
11. I GOTTA RIGHT TO SING THE BLUES
12. LOVE IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER
13. (I Don't Stand) A GHOST OF A CHANCE WITH YOU
14. A FADED SUMMER LOVE
15. WHAT A LITTLE MOONLIGHT CAN DO
16. IMAGINATION
17. LULLABY OF THE LEAVES
18. I COVER THE WATERFRONT
19. I WISHED ON THE MOON
20. THAT'S ALL

Disc 2

ONCE MORE WITH FEELING
1. ONCE MORE WITH FEELING
2. STORMY WEATHER
3. COTTAGE FOR SALE
4. BLUES IN THE NIGHT
5. I HEAR A RHAPSODY
6. AS TIME GOES BY
7. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC
8. I APOLOGIZE
9. I LOVE YOU
10. WITH EVERY BREATHE I TAKE
11. SECRET LOVE
12. I'M BEGINNING TO SEE THE LIGHT
BILLY ECKSTINE AND QUINCY JONES AT BASIN STREET EAST
13. ALL RIGHT OKAY YOU WIN
14. MEDLEY:
I'M FALLING FOR YOU
FOOL THAT I AM
EVERYTHING I HAVE IS YOURS
15. IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT
16. ELLINGTON MEDLEY:
DON'T GET AROUND MUCH ANYMORE
I'M JUST A LUCKY SO AND SO
CARAVAN
SOPHISTICATED LADY
17. WORK SONG
18. MA SHE'S MAKING EYES AT ME

Other Details
Price Code B
Format 2CD
Release Date 12/06/2014
UPC Bar Code No 604988077728

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Billy ECKSTINE - The Mellow Mr. B - 4 Original LPs 1957-1961

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