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At the Pigalle/Live at the Talk of the Town

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
A veteran of musicals, revues, and cabarets, Shirley Bassey was born to belt out larger-than-life torch ballads, and while she recorded many studio projects throughout her career, which began in 1959, she was most herself at center stage in front of an audience, where her powerful voice and presence made her the full performer. This set combines two of her live LPs, 1965's At the Pigalle and 1970's Live at Talk of the Town, on a single CD. There's some repetition (there are two versions of "The Lady Is a Tramp" here, for instance, one from each show) between the two LPs, but Bassey's joy, professionalism, and talent shine through on both -- think of it as a representation...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
A veteran of musicals, revues, and cabarets, Shirley Bassey was born to belt out larger-than-life torch ballads, and while she recorded many studio projects throughout her career, which began in 1959, she was most herself at center stage in front of an audience, where her powerful voice and presence made her the full performer. This set combines two of her live LPs, 1965's At the Pigalle and 1970's Live at Talk of the Town, on a single CD. There's some repetition (there are two versions of "The Lady Is a Tramp" here, for instance, one from each show) between the two LPs, but Bassey's joy, professionalism, and talent shine through on both -- think of it as a representation of the afternoon and evening shows with Bassey in her element.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/5/2008
  • Label: Bgo - Beat Goes On
  • EAN: 5017261208163
  • Catalog Number: 816
  • Sales rank: 83,852

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (0:35)
  2. 2 On a Wonderful Day Like Today - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:48)
  3. 3 I Get a Kick out of You - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:58)
  4. 4 Who Can I Turn To? - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:14)
  5. 5 You'd Better Love Me - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:19)
  6. 6 The Other Woman - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (3:12)
  7. 7 He Loves Me - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:00)
  8. 8 With These Hands - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:40)
  9. 9 A Lot of Living to Do - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:05)
  10. 10 I (Who Have Nothing) - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:35)
  11. 11 La Bamba - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (3:13)
  12. 12 You Can Have Him - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (5:12)
  13. 13 The Second Time Around - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (3:15)
  14. 14 The Lady Is a Tramp - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (3:05)
  15. 15 Somewhere - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (2:51)
  16. 16 On a Wonderful Day Like Today - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (1:23)
  17. 17 A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening - Alyn Ainsworth & His Orchestra (0:51)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Medley: Star Theme/Does Anybody Miss Me/Something's Coming - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (4:51)
  2. 2 As I Love You - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (2:16)
  3. 3 (You Are) My Way of Life - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (3:00)
  4. 4 I Must Know - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (3:47)
  5. 5 You Can Have Him - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (5:32)
  6. 6 The Lady Is a Tramp - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (3:51)
  7. 7 Big Spender - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (2:38)
  8. 8 I'll Never Fall in Love Again - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (2:50)
  9. 9 I (Who Have Nothing) - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (3:23)
  10. 10 The Joker - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (2:41)
  11. 11 Funny Girl - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (3:41)
  12. 12 You and I - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (4:26)
  13. 13 Medley: This Is My Life (La Vita)/Star Theme - Burt Rhodes Orchestra (4:19)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Shirley Bassey Primary Artist
Brian Fahey Musical Direction
Technical Credits
Leonard Bernstein Composer
Stephen Sondheim Composer
Irving Berlin Composer
Bert Kaempfert Composer
Neal Hefti Composer
Jimmy McHugh Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Burt Bacharach Composer
Jerry Leiber Composer
Sheldon Harnick Composer
Leslie Bricusse Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Hal David Composer
Brian Fahey Director
Dorothy Fields Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
Anthony Newley Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Carl Sigman Composer
Mike Stoller Composer
Jule Styne Composer
Andrew Thompson Remastering
James Van Heusen Composer
Noel Walker Producer, Audio Production
Bob Merrill Composer
Herbert Rehbein Composer
Amurri Composer
Mogol Audio 2 Composer
David Wells Liner Notes
Strouse Composer
Silver Composer
Mattis Composer
Donida Composer
Evans Composer
David Composer
Gray Composer
Small Composer
Worth Composer
Reed Composer
Merrill Composer
Canfora Composer
Adams Composer
Adamson Composer
Rhodes Composer
Martin Composer
Newell Composer
Livingston Composer
Davis Composer
Coleman Composer
Bock Composer
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