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Vaughan & Violins

LP (Item 377355) Mercury, 1958 — Condition: Used
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A really rich album by Sarah Vaughan – recorded in Paris in 1958, with orchestrations by Quincy Jones – and large group backing that includes some great tenor work by Zoot Sims! The session's one of Vaughan's most cohesive albums of the period, and although it's got "violins" in the title, it's not too drippy or sleepy, thanks to Quincy – who keeps the whole thing moving along nicely, with just the right amount of swing and soul to work perfectly with Vaughan's vocals! Titles include "Live For Love", "Please Be Kind", "I'll Close My Eyes", "That's All", "Day By Day", "The Thrill Is Gone", and "Love Me". (Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has clear tape on the corners, a sticker on each side, and a light stain along the bottom.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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