In Celebration of the Human Voice - The Essential Musical Instrument

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The Manhattan Transfer
Anthology: Down in Birdland   

Song NameComposer
Disc One
Trickle Trickle
OperatorSmokey Robinson
Ray's Rockhouse
Heart's Desire (Live Version)
Lindy Lou
Baby Come Back To Me (The Morse Code of Love)
Route 66Bobby Troup
Java JiveBen Oakland
Chanson D'Amour
Foreign Affair (a cappella, arranged by Gene Puerling)
Smile Again
Spice of Life
The Speak Up Mambo (Cuentame)
Soul Food To Go (Sina)
So You Say (Esquinas)
Boy From New York City
Twilight Zone/Twilight Tone
Disc Two
Four Brothers
Blee Blop Blues
A Gal In Calico
Love For SaleCole Porter
On A Little Street In Singapore
Tuxedo JunctionWilliam Johnson
That Cat Is High
Body and SoulJohnny Green
Meet Benny Bailey
Sing Joy Spring
To You
Down South Camp Meetin'
Until I Met You (Corner Pocket)Freddie Green
Why Not! (Manhattan Carnival)
Another Night In Tunisia (a cappella w/Bobby McFerrin & Jon Hendricks)
Jon Hendricks)
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square (a cappella,
arr. by Gene Puerling)
BirdlandJoe Zawinul

Two CD's and a 52 page booklet: 39 songs of the best of vocal jazz' premier harmony group. A retrospective of their career up to and including cuts from "Brasil." Of course it includes all of the well-known Transfer hits-"Boy From New York City," "Operator" etc., but also standards such as their Grammy-winning "Route 66,' "Love For Sale" and "Body and Soul." The marvelous a cappella of "A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square" and "Foreign Affair," (both arranged by Gene Puerling) are special highlights.

Item code: 4115C | 1 CD | $25.98
Vocal Jazz | Accompanied | Mixed | United States

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