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Aug 21, · Released in the same year as In Cold Blood and featuring a title track sung by Ray Charles (with whom Jones worked on the classic Genius + Soul = Jazz), this soundtrack to a film about racism in the South has a cool, decidedly Southern-fried sound with funk-bottomed bluesy touches, like on the strutting ‘Cotton Curtain’, the down ‘n’ dirty ‘Whipping Boy’ or the fat ‘n’ sassy ‘Chief’s .
This LP finds Sarah Vaughan backed by big-band and string arrangements from Quincy Jones that could easily have been used for a Frank Sinatra date. Vaughan's voice is typically wondrous and sometimes a bit excessive on the ballads (some may find her slightly overblown version of "Maria" a bit difficult to sit through), but in top form on the more swinging numbers.
Arrangements by Quincy Jones. Recorded at Barclays Hoche Studio, Paris, on February 27 & 29, and April 21 (#19,20,21 & 24), Recordngs supervised by Hal Mooney. Recordings engineers: Bob Fine (#), Gerhard Lehner (#14,), Bill MacMeekin (#,15,16). Produced for CD release by Jordi Pujol. Stereo · Bit Digitally Remastered.
Mar 16, · I own: this early West German The Dude CD: Quincy Jones - The Dude - an early Japan for EU disc that looks like this one: Quincy Jones - The Best Both sound fourschosevergedickmarpblogaticanin.cor Funny thing about The Dude: it sounds like an alternative Thriller, but without Michael Jackson.
This CD reissue features the Quincy Jones Big Band shortly before they sailed to Europe. Surprisingly, none of the selections are Jones originals, and the arrangements were provided by Ernie Wilkins, Bill Potts, Al Cohn and Ralph Burns. Despite Jones' absence musically (he did conduct the group), the music sounds very much like his work.
Big Band Bossa Nova () Quincy Jones Explores the Music of Henry Mancini () Professional ratings; Review scores; Source Rating; AllMusic: Big Band Bossa Nova is an album by Quincy Jones. Track listing. Title Writers Length 1 "Soul Bossa Nova" Quincy Jones 2 "Boogie Stop Shuffle" Charles Mingus: 3 ".
The Quincy Jones ABC/Mercury big band jazz sessions [sound recording]. Imprint [Stamford, CT]: Mosaic Records, p Moonglow / Hudson-DeLange-Mills () Tone poem / Melba Liston () Mercury big band jazz sessions Quincy Jones ABC/Mercury sessions Note Compact discs.