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Double Six Of Paris (aka Les Double Six Rencontrent Quincy Jones)

LP (Item 84449) Capitol, 1960 — Condition: Very Good
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Rare US issue of this amazing album by the legendary French vocal group Les Double Six. The group included a core of the early Swingle Singers, and featured members Ward Swingle and Christine Legrand, two of France's best jazz vocalists at the time. On this LP, the group runs through a tightly swinging set of vocalese versions of Quincy Jones compositions and arrangements – including classics like "Doodlin", "Meet Benny Bailey", "French Rat Race", and "Boo's Bloos". The whole thing never stops swinging, and the harmony vocals are amazing! (Rainbow label pressing.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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