• Nelson RIDDLE - The Joy of Living - A Riddle of Contrasts

Arguably the greatest arranger in the history of American popular music, Nelson Riddle had a long and distinguished career.

Following on from 'Lets Face the Music' - JASCD 495, 'The Joy of Living' features the many rare 45s: 'The Joy of Living', 'Birds of Paradise', 'Markham', 'Poor Jud is Daid', 'Midnight Blue', 'Deep Blue Sea', 'The Untouchables', and many more!

Also included are rare collaborations with the great artist of the era: The Andrews Sisters, Nat King Cole, Betty Hutton, The Lancers, Margaret Whiting and The Four Freshman.

See also JASCD 495.

Track Listing

Disc 1

1. THE JOY OF LIVING
2. MOONGLOW
3. BIRDS OF PARADISE
4. AROUND THE WORLD
5. THERE'S A GOLD MINE IN THE SKY
6. 'MARKHAM' Theme
7. POOR JUD IS DAID
8. ALL ER NOTHIN'
9. SOMETHIN' SPECIAL
10. I SPEAK TO THE STARS
11. STOWAWAY
12. BONSOIR LISBON
13. MIDNIGHT BLUE
14. AUTUMN IN RIO
15. DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE
16. HOLD MY HAND
17. VENEZUELA
18. TING-A-LAY-O
19. DEGUELLO
20. I TOOK THE LONG WAY AROUND
21. GOIN' STEADY
22. DEEP BLUE SEA
23. BROTHER JOHN
24. 'PAL JOEY' Theme
25. TIME (Wade, Dinning)
26. SHENANDOAH SHUFFLE
27. SIESTA IN SEVILLA
28. MONIQUE
29. RUN FOR COVER

Disc 2

1. 'THE UNTOUCHABLES'
2. PLEASE REMEMBER
3. DRIVE-IN
4. ILL WIND
5. IN THE MOOD
6. IDLE CHATTER
7. GREEN LEAVES OF SUMMER
8. PENDULUM SONG
9. AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER
10. MAKE HER MINE
11. CARAVAN
12. THREE LITTLE STARS
13. UNA CASA PORTUGUESA
14. HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN?
15. ALLAH BE PRAIS'D
16. MATINEE THEATRE
17. SEA OF DREAMS
18. 'VERA CRUZ' Theme
19. FASCINATION
20. IF I GIVE MY HEART TO YOU
21. SOLITUDE
22. TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT
23. POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS
24. CARMEN'S BOOGIE
25. ONE FOR THE WONDER
26. ZIGANETTE
27. TILL THERE WAS YOU
28. BLUE SAFARI
29. SANTANA

Other Details
Price Code B
Format 2CD
Release Date 12/08/2011
UPC Bar Code No 604988016628
USA? Not available in USA

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Nelson RIDDLE - The Joy of Living - A Riddle of Contrasts

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