Eddie Higgins Quintet A Handful Of Stars Single-Layer Stereo Japanese Import SACD
Eddie Higgins Quintet A Handful Of Stars Single-Layer Stereo Japanese Import SACD
Genre: Jazz
Label: Venus

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Eddie Higgins Quintet A Handful Of Stars Single-Layer Stereo Japanese Import SACD

The Eddie Higgins Quintet

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SKU:
VENSA0038
UPC:
4571292516563
This Single-Layer SACD can only be played on a Super Audio CD Player!

The Golden Quintet Returns!

Arguably the biggest star in the Venus Records roster, pianist Eddie Higgins has released numerous trio recordings from the label. He also has an on-going collaboration with veteran tenor saxophonist Scott Hamilton, beginning with the 2001 quartet album Smoke Gets In Your Eyes and continuing with My Foolish Heart and My Funny Valentine.

Wonderful clarinetist and tenorist Ken Peplowski joined this union to make it a quintet on It's Magic, which won the Swing Journal 2007 Best Compilation Award. Now, the golden quintet returns with their latest, A Handful of Stars. The three giants, assisted ably by Jay Leonhart and Joe Ascione, create beautiful and romantic music in a relaxed mood.

They are not breaking any new ground here, but their masterful tastes, gentle swing and warm interactions are as lovely and comfortable as a fireplace in the middle of winter.

Features:
• Super Audio CD
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Single-Layer SACD can only be played on a Super Audio CD Player! It will NOT play on conventional CD Players!
• Made in Japan

Musicians:
Eddie Higgins, piano
Scott Hamilton, tenor sax
Ken Peplowski, tenor sax, clarinet
Jay Leonhart, bass
Joe Ascione, drums

Selections:

1. In Love In Vain
2. You Leave Me Breathless
3. A Handful Of Stars
4. Come Rain Or Come Shine
5. April In Torino
6. Night Has A Thousand Eyes
7. Flamingo
8. Breezin' Along With The Breeze
9. A Portrait Of Jenny
10. Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
11. All Too Soon
Description
This Single-Layer SACD can only be played on a Super Audio CD Player!

The Golden Quintet Returns!

Arguably the biggest star in the Venus Records roster, pianist Eddie Higgins has released numerous trio recordings from the label. He also has an on-going collaboration with veteran tenor saxophonist Scott Hamilton, beginning with the 2001 quartet album Smoke Gets In Your Eyes and continuing with My Foolish Heart and My Funny Valentine.

Wonderful clarinetist and tenorist Ken Peplowski joined this union to make it a quintet on It's Magic, which won the Swing Journal 2007 Best Compilation Award. Now, the golden quintet returns with their latest, A Handful of Stars. The three giants, assisted ably by Jay Leonhart and Joe Ascione, create beautiful and romantic music in a relaxed mood.

They are not breaking any new ground here, but their masterful tastes, gentle swing and warm interactions are as lovely and comfortable as a fireplace in the middle of winter.

Features:
• Super Audio CD
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Single-Layer SACD can only be played on a Super Audio CD Player! It will NOT play on conventional CD Players!
• Made in Japan

Musicians:
Eddie Higgins, piano
Scott Hamilton, tenor sax
Ken Peplowski, tenor sax, clarinet
Jay Leonhart, bass
Joe Ascione, drums

Selections:

1. In Love In Vain
2. You Leave Me Breathless
3. A Handful Of Stars
4. Come Rain Or Come Shine
5. April In Torino
6. Night Has A Thousand Eyes
7. Flamingo
8. Breezin' Along With The Breeze
9. A Portrait Of Jenny
10. Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
11. All Too Soon
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
The Eddie Higgins Quintet
Title
A Handful Of Stars
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
Record Speed Record Size
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
07-14-2014
Availability
In Stock
Format
SACD
ISBN
Release Date
01-08-2015
ASSOC
S
Scratch & Dent
0
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