Harry Connick, Jr. True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter 2LP
Harry Connick, Jr. True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter 2LP
Genre: Jazz
Label: Verve
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Harry Connick, Jr. True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter 2LP

Harry Connick, Jr.

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Connick Covers Porter On Double LP!

2021 Grammy Award Nominee:
• Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: True Love: A Celebration Of Cole Porter

How does one improve on 13 No. 1 jazz albums and an acting career that spans across film, TV, and Broadway? Well, Harry Connick, Jr. follows all that up with covering Cole Porter compositions - titled True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter. The tracklisting contains songs from The Great American Songbook including "Anything Goes" and "You Do Something To Me".

"This is the first time I've taken a deep dive into another artist's repertoire, and Cole Porter was my #1 choice for the project. His lyrics are witty and nuanced and he takes risks as a composer that I find appealing," Connick said.

Cole Porter's body of work, composed primarily for Broadway and Hollywood, comprises one of the central chapters in the Great American Songbook. It is not surprising that Porter would appeal to Connick since, like Connick, he wrote both music and lyrics and redefined what it meant to be the complete songwriter. Connick, whose success in several styles of music as well as film, theater and television has similarly reshaped the notion of what it means to be the complete entertainer.

Connick's effort in pulling together the album True Love was typically Herculean. After selecting the songs, and writing and orchestrating the arrangements, he assembled and conducted the orchestra which features his longtime touring band with additional horns and a full string section.

Celebrated worldwide for his multi-faceted talents as singer, pianist, composer, arranger, bandleader, presenter and actor, Harry Connick, Jr. has been performing since he was 9 years old. He emerged on the scene with a precocious command of jazz and popular music styles, having been trained by legendary pianists Ellis Marsalis and James Booker in his native New Orleans.

Features

  • Double LP
  • Gatefold jacket
  • 3 sides of music, 4th side is blank

Selections

Side A:

  1. Anything Goes
  2. I Love Paris
  3. I Concentrate On You
  4. All Of You

Side B:

  1. Mind If I Make Love To You
  2. Just One Of Those Things
  3. In The Still Of The Night
  4. Why Can't You Behave

Side C:

  1. Begin The Beguine
  2. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
  3. True Love
  4. You're Sensational
  5. You Do Something To Me
Description

Connick Covers Porter On Double LP!

2021 Grammy Award Nominee:
• Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: True Love: A Celebration Of Cole Porter

How does one improve on 13 No. 1 jazz albums and an acting career that spans across film, TV, and Broadway? Well, Harry Connick, Jr. follows all that up with covering Cole Porter compositions - titled True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter. The tracklisting contains songs from The Great American Songbook including "Anything Goes" and "You Do Something To Me".

"This is the first time I've taken a deep dive into another artist's repertoire, and Cole Porter was my #1 choice for the project. His lyrics are witty and nuanced and he takes risks as a composer that I find appealing," Connick said.

Cole Porter's body of work, composed primarily for Broadway and Hollywood, comprises one of the central chapters in the Great American Songbook. It is not surprising that Porter would appeal to Connick since, like Connick, he wrote both music and lyrics and redefined what it meant to be the complete songwriter. Connick, whose success in several styles of music as well as film, theater and television has similarly reshaped the notion of what it means to be the complete entertainer.

Connick's effort in pulling together the album True Love was typically Herculean. After selecting the songs, and writing and orchestrating the arrangements, he assembled and conducted the orchestra which features his longtime touring band with additional horns and a full string section.

Celebrated worldwide for his multi-faceted talents as singer, pianist, composer, arranger, bandleader, presenter and actor, Harry Connick, Jr. has been performing since he was 9 years old. He emerged on the scene with a precocious command of jazz and popular music styles, having been trained by legendary pianists Ellis Marsalis and James Booker in his native New Orleans.

Features

  • Double LP
  • Gatefold jacket
  • 3 sides of music, 4th side is blank

Selections

Side A:

  1. Anything Goes
  2. I Love Paris
  3. I Concentrate On You
  4. All Of You

Side B:

  1. Mind If I Make Love To You
  2. Just One Of Those Things
  3. In The Still Of The Night
  4. Why Can't You Behave

Side C:

  1. Begin The Beguine
  2. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
  3. True Love
  4. You're Sensational
  5. You Do Something To Me
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
3.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Harry Connick, Jr.
Title
True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
08-09-2019
Release Date
10-23-2019
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
Scratch & Dent
0
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