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Billy Strayhorn - The Peaceful Side Album

Billy Strayhorn - The Peaceful Side Album

Performer: Billy Strayhorn
Title: The Peaceful Side
Style: Cool Jazz
Released: 1996
Cat#: CDP 7243 8 52562 2 5
Country: Netherlands
Label: Capitol Jazz
Size MP3 version: 2666 mb
Size FLAC version: 1194 mb
Size WMA version: 2645 mb
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 609
Genre: Jazz

Billy Strayhorn - The Peaceful Side Album


Tracklist

1Lush Life3:25
2Chelsea Bridge3:15
3Strange Feeling3:38
4Just Sittin' And A Rockin'2:49
5Multi-Colored Blue3:19
6Day Dream4:01
7Something To Live For2:59
8Take The A Train3:14
9Passion Flower3:40
10A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing4:43

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
UAJ 14010Billy Strayhorn The Peaceful Side ‎(LP, Album, Mono)United Artists JazzUAJ 14010US1963
UAJS 14010Billy Strayhorn The Peaceful Side ‎(LP, Album)United Artists JazzUAJS 14010US1963
CDP 7243 8 52563 2 5Billy Strayhorn The Peaceful Side ‎(CD, Album, Mono, RE, RM)Capitol JazzCDP 7243 8 52563 2 5US1996
101 8404Billy Strayhorn Piano Passion ‎(CD, Comp, RE)Storyville101 8404Germany2005
UAJ 14010Billy Strayhorn The Peaceful Side ‎(LP, Album, Mono)United Artists JazzUAJ 14010Canada1963

Credits

  • BassMichel Goudret
  • PianoBilly Strayhorn
  • ProducerAlan Douglas
  • StringsParis String Quartet
  • VocalsParis Blue Notes

Notes

The stereo LP release of this session was electronically rechanneled. For this CD reissue, the original mono master, which has far greater fidelity has been used. The occasional distortion from forte piano notes is on the original tape.

Recorded in Paris, May 1961

Barcodes

  • Barcode: 724385256325
  • Matrix / Runout: EMI uDEN 8525632 @ 1

Album

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