Andy Williams Live: Treasures from His Personal Collection

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All Music Guide - Paula Edelstein
Andy Williams Live: Treasures From His Personal Collection recaptures 31 great songs from the vocalist's repertoire and the best of his live performances. The ambience of Williams' gleaming, beautiful tones is heard on such priceless favorites as "Moon River," a big-band version of the Henry Mancini-Johnny Mercer composition "Charade," "The Way You Look Tonight," "Alfie," "If Ever I Would Leave You," and one of Antonio Carlos Jobim's prettiest songs, "Corcovado." Williams projects with power and emotion against remarkable string arrangements, phrases lyrics with beauty and grace, and enamors you with his soft and serene musical tapestries. You only have to listen to his...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Paula Edelstein
Andy Williams Live: Treasures From His Personal Collection recaptures 31 great songs from the vocalist's repertoire and the best of his live performances. The ambience of Williams' gleaming, beautiful tones is heard on such priceless favorites as "Moon River," a big-band version of the Henry Mancini-Johnny Mercer composition "Charade," "The Way You Look Tonight," "Alfie," "If Ever I Would Leave You," and one of Antonio Carlos Jobim's prettiest songs, "Corcovado." Williams projects with power and emotion against remarkable string arrangements, phrases lyrics with beauty and grace, and enamors you with his soft and serene musical tapestries. You only have to listen to his interpretation of the Bernstein/Sondheim gem "Somewhere" and to the way he sustains the notes on "Who Can I Turn To" to understand why Williams' voice is an authentic American treasure.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/10/2001
  • Label: Neon Tonic
  • UPC: 013431650027
  • Catalog Number: 6500
  • Sales rank: 6,403

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Andy Williams Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Leonard Bernstein Composer
Stephen Sondheim Composer
Henry Mancini Composer
Andy Williams Executive Producer
Brian Wilson Composer
Gene Lees Composer
Jerry Leiber Composer
Phil Spector Composer
Luigi Creatore Composer
Phil Edwards Mastering
Ray Evans Composer
Tony Hatch Composer
George Horn Mastering
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
Jack Keller Composer
Jay Livingston Composer
Hugo Peretti Composer
Johnny Mandel Composer
Henry Mayer Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Jacques Prévert Composer
Paul Francis Webster Composer
George David Weiss Composer
Jerry Keller Composer
Bob Cato Cover Photo
Joseph Kosma Composer
Gloria Shayne Composer
Hans Bradtke Composer
George Cory Composer
Douglass Cross Composer
Denis Wright Art Direction
Ben Alba Liner Notes
Tony Asher Composer
Tom Jones Composer
Bobby Rae Williams Executive Producer
Frederick Edward Weatherly Composer
Gloria Shayne Baker Composer
Heinz Meir Composer
S. Russell Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    You Can't Help Falling In love With Andy WIlliams

    Andy Williams shows today's young rappers what music was supposed to be and what is supposed to sound like. This album proves that no rapper can match an old crooner!

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