Caetano Veloso & Jaques Morelembaum —
O Quatrilho ... CD Blue Jackel, 1995. Used ...
A beautiful batch of music that formed the score for this recent film, and an album that includes a few vocal tracks from Caetano Veloso, plus a number of other spare instrumental ones with instrumentation by guitar, bandolim, cello, and bandoneon. Veloso's on guitar on the instrumental as well as ... (Brazil, Soundtracks)read moreCD
Music from Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes, Eric Carmen, the Ronnettes, Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs, Merry Clayton, the Blow Monkeys, Bruce Channel, Zappacosta, Mickey & Sylvia, Tom Johnston, the Five Satins & Patrick Swayze. CD
A classic album featuring music from The Sound Of Jazz – the legendary 1957 TV show that brought together some of the greatest talents then working in jazz! Unusual for TV, the show really seemed to capture the players at their best – and recorded some tremendous live performances that ... (Jazz, Soundtracks)read moreCD
Without a doubt, one of the most famous scores to come out of Hollywood in the 40s – David Raksin's enduring soundtrack for Laura – and it's as beautiful now as ever! The theme was recorded time and time again over the next few decades – in vocal and instrumental versions, by ... read moreCD
(Out of print.)
Miles Davis & Michel Legrand —
Dingo ... CD Warner, 1990. Used ...
A beautiful later album from Miles Davis – and a tremendous collaboration with composer Michel Legrand, in a set that returns Miles to the French soundtrack tradition he first started back in the late 50s! Some of the tracks here are quite spare – the kind of moody, ethereal solo ... (Jazz, Soundtracks)read moreCD
A beautiful soundtrack to the dark British comedy of the same name – starring a young Michael Caine! You might expect it to be a bit schmaltzy, but it's pure jazz all the way through, and features strong inside playing by Rollins over lively orchestrations by Oliver Nelson – filled ... (Jazz, Soundtracks)read moreCD
Delightful instrumentals – not as jazzy as Mancini's regular soundtrack work, but still pretty nice! The tracks are more in an easy instrumental vein – but given Hank's style, they're still pretty cool, especially as they feature work by west coast jazzmen like Shelly Manne, Victor ... (Now Sound, Soundtracks)read moreCD
Classic funk and some great contemporary tracks too – new music recorded for the score by a supergroup that features Bootsy Collins on bass and vocals, Bernie Worrell on clavinet and organ, Catfish Collins on guitar, and Clyde Stubblefield on drums! These new tracks are surprisingly good ... read moreCD