He was the dancer par excellence, but Fred Astaire's smooth and ingratiating vocal delivery also earned him the respect of such songwriters as the Gershwin brothers, Cole Porter, and Irving ... (Read More)
Billie Holiday, Artie Shaw, Fred Astaire, Benny Goodman, Nina Simone, Frankie Laine, Stéphane Grappelli, Ella Fitzgerald & others.
Label: Fuel 2000 Records. Format: 2 cutout CDs, boxed.
UPC: 030206172829. Daedalus Item Code: 47765
The songs of the Gershwin Brothers and Cole Porter dominated Hollywood, Broadway, recordings, and airwaves for a significant part of the 20th century, and they show no signs of fading away. ... (Read More)
Lotte Lenya, vocals. The Harold Hastings Orchestra, Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars & others.
Label: Sony Classical. Format: CD.
UPC: 074646064726. Daedalus Item Code: 49666
Remastered and augmented by half, this reissue of Lotte Lenya's 1957 collection includes such original tracks as "Speak Low" and "September Song" as well as the previously unreleased "Song of Ruth" ... (Read More)
Matt Tropman, euphonium. Gail Novak, piano. Chris Rose, percussion. Eric Sabo, bass.
Label: Summit. Format: cutout CD.
UPC: 099402316925. Daedalus Item Code: 27684
As the name of his conical-bore, tenor-voiced brass instrument implies, Matt Tropman's performance of this Shakespeare-inspired music is indeed euphonious. Along with the trilling and touching ... (Read More)
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Patti LuPone, Jim Bracchitta, Bill Bateman, Katie Micha, Boyd Gaines, Laura Benanti & others.
Label: Time Life Music. Format: 2 cutout CDs.
UPC: 610583244625. Daedalus Item Code: 47978
Patti LuPone is the oldest actress/singer to star as Mama Rose, but her fabled pipes still sound brand spankin’ new. LuPone’s Tony-winning performance added a deeper layer of humanity to the ... (Read More)
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Although famed folk singer Theodore Bikel made many recordings for Elektra that explored the folk music canon, his three Yiddish albums (Theodore Bikel Sings Yiddish Theatre & Folk Songs, ... (Read More)
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