The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Motown With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: A Symphony Of Soul LP
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Motown With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: A Symphony Of Soul LP

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Motown With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: A Symphony Of Soul LP

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

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SKU:
MTLP78932
UPC:
602438789320

Coming February 18, 2022 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

Orchestral Renditions Of Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, The Temptations & More!

A Symphony of Soul is a new album featuring tracks from the storied Motown catalog reimagined with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Produced by the Grammy-winning Brian Rawling (Cher, One Direction, Rod Stewart), the 11-track set gives a new dimension to some of Motown's best-loved songs. The new renditions use the original vocal performances by many of the label's most celebrated artists, including the Supremes, the Four Tops, the Temptations, and Smokey Robinson and the Miracles.

Two tracks also feature newly recorded vocals by distinguished British soul stars Mica Paris, who accompanies Jimmy Ruffin on his 1966 classic "What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted," and Beverley Knight, who sings alongside Marvin Gaye on his 1969 version of "Abraham, Martin & John."

The album was recorded with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Mark Knopfler's British Grove Studios in west London. A Symphony of Soul complements the musicality of the songs with an orchestral backdrop set against the original vocal stems and parts, typically recorded on a mere four tracks compared to the almost limitless number available in modern recording. The treatments thus add a new layer to these timeless songs while remaining faithful to the beauty of the originals.





Features

  • Vinyl LP

Selections

  1. Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
  2. Reach Out I'll Be There - The Four Tops
  3. I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  4. What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted - Jimmy Ruffin with Mica Paris
  5. The Tears Of A Clown - Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
  6. I'll Be There - The Jackson 5
  7. I Hear A Symphony - The Supremes
  8. Abraham, Martin & John - Marvin Gaye with Beverley Knight
  9. My Girl - The Temptations
  10. Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) - The Temptations
  11. With You I'm Born Again - Billy Preston & Syreeta
Description

Coming February 18, 2022 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

Orchestral Renditions Of Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, The Temptations & More!

A Symphony of Soul is a new album featuring tracks from the storied Motown catalog reimagined with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Produced by the Grammy-winning Brian Rawling (Cher, One Direction, Rod Stewart), the 11-track set gives a new dimension to some of Motown's best-loved songs. The new renditions use the original vocal performances by many of the label's most celebrated artists, including the Supremes, the Four Tops, the Temptations, and Smokey Robinson and the Miracles.

Two tracks also feature newly recorded vocals by distinguished British soul stars Mica Paris, who accompanies Jimmy Ruffin on his 1966 classic "What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted," and Beverley Knight, who sings alongside Marvin Gaye on his 1969 version of "Abraham, Martin & John."

The album was recorded with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Mark Knopfler's British Grove Studios in west London. A Symphony of Soul complements the musicality of the songs with an orchestral backdrop set against the original vocal stems and parts, typically recorded on a mere four tracks compared to the almost limitless number available in modern recording. The treatments thus add a new layer to these timeless songs while remaining faithful to the beauty of the originals.





Features

  • Vinyl LP

Selections

  1. Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
  2. Reach Out I'll Be There - The Four Tops
  3. I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  4. What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted - Jimmy Ruffin with Mica Paris
  5. The Tears Of A Clown - Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
  6. I'll Be There - The Jackson 5
  7. I Hear A Symphony - The Supremes
  8. Abraham, Martin & John - Marvin Gaye with Beverley Knight
  9. My Girl - The Temptations
  10. Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) - The Temptations
  11. With You I'm Born Again - Billy Preston & Syreeta
ISBN
PREORDER
ASSOC
R
Genre
Soul
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Title
Motown With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: A Symphony Of Soul
Composer
Additional Artists
Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, The Jackson 5, The Supremes
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
10-07-2021
Release Date
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Preorder
Format
Vinyl
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