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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. Cover has light wear, some light stains, a small split on the bottom seam, some pen, and some small bits stuck-on paper at the bottom.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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