Andre Previn West Side Story XRCD2
Andre Previn West Side Story XRCD2
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Andre Previn West Side Story XRCD2

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SKU:
JVCXR-0209
UPC:
693692020922
Click Here for Sound Samples!

Mastered by Alan Yoshida!

2020 Stereophile Magazine Record to Die For!

By the time Andre Previn, Shelly Manne & Red Mitchell recorded this album in 1959, they had set the standard for jazz versions of show and movie scores. West Side Story is not merely one of the group's best show tune albums, it is one of their finest albums, categories aside!

This album is not a masterpiece. André Previn was an astonishing polymath (Oscar-winning film composer; conductor of major symphony orchestras; badass pianist), but he was not a jazz innovator. He was an irresistible popularizer and entertainer. His ecstatic versions of eight Leonard Bernstein songs swing like crazy. (Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell, of course, also kick ass.) Previn is even more seductive when he slows down and goes all rapt, like on 'Tonight' and 'Maria.' The sound is by the great Roy DuNann. This recording is available in several formats on several labels. Spring for the JVC XRCD if you can find one.
-Thomas Conrad, Stereophile Magazine Record To Die For 2020

1. Something's Coming
2. Jet Song
3. Tonight
4. I Feel Pretty
5. Gee Officer Krupke!
6. Cool
7. Maria
8. America
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Click Here for Sound Samples!

Mastered by Alan Yoshida!

2020 Stereophile Magazine Record to Die For!

By the time Andre Previn, Shelly Manne & Red Mitchell recorded this album in 1959, they had set the standard for jazz versions of show and movie scores. West Side Story is not merely one of the group's best show tune albums, it is one of their finest albums, categories aside!

This album is not a masterpiece. André Previn was an astonishing polymath (Oscar-winning film composer; conductor of major symphony orchestras; badass pianist), but he was not a jazz innovator. He was an irresistible popularizer and entertainer. His ecstatic versions of eight Leonard Bernstein songs swing like crazy. (Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell, of course, also kick ass.) Previn is even more seductive when he slows down and goes all rapt, like on 'Tonight' and 'Maria.' The sound is by the great Roy DuNann. This recording is available in several formats on several labels. Spring for the JVC XRCD if you can find one.
-Thomas Conrad, Stereophile Magazine Record To Die For 2020

1. Something's Coming
2. Jet Song
3. Tonight
4. I Feel Pretty
5. Gee Officer Krupke!
6. Cool
7. Maria
8. America
ISBN
ASSOC
X
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
YES
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
Artist
Title
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
Multi Channel
Stereo
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
Release Date
04-03-2001
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Discontinued
Format
XRCD
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