From Bessie to Brazil

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
For this Concord release, singer Susannah McCorkle alternates vintage standards and obscurities with some more recent songs such as "The Waters Of March," and Dave Frishberg's "Quality Time," and Paul Simon's "Still Crazy After All These Years." The bread and butter is still the older tunes and among the highlights are "The Lady Is A Tramp," "My Sweetie Went Away," "Hit The Road To Dreamland" and a remake of "The People That You Never Get To Love." McCorkle is joined by four horns including trumpeter Randy Sandke and Ken Peplowski on tenor and clarinet plus a rhythm section led by her pianist Allen Farnham who also serves as her musical director. A fine all-round showcase ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
For this Concord release, singer Susannah McCorkle alternates vintage standards and obscurities with some more recent songs such as "The Waters Of March," and Dave Frishberg's "Quality Time," and Paul Simon's "Still Crazy After All These Years." The bread and butter is still the older tunes and among the highlights are "The Lady Is A Tramp," "My Sweetie Went Away," "Hit The Road To Dreamland" and a remake of "The People That You Never Get To Love." McCorkle is joined by four horns including trumpeter Randy Sandke and Ken Peplowski on tenor and clarinet plus a rhythm section led by her pianist Allen Farnham who also serves as her musical director. A fine all-round showcase for the talented singer.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/30/1993
  • Label: Concord Records
  • UPC: 013431454724
  • Catalog Number: 4547
  • Sales rank: 107,173

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Susannah McCorkle Primary Artist, Vocals
Howard Alden Guitar
Allen Farnham Piano
Ken Peplowski Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Robert Trowers Trombone
Kiyoshi Kitagawa Bass
Dick Oatts Flute, Alto Saxophone
Chuck Redd Drums
Randy Sandke Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Technical Credits
Paul Simon Composer
Howard Alden Contributor
Allen Farnham Director, Musical Director
Dave Frishberg Composer
Susannah McCorkle Composer, Liner Notes
Ken Peplowski Contributor
Fred Jacobs Authoring
Robert Trowers Contributor
John Burk Producer, Executive Producer
J. Fred Coots Composer
Howard Dietz Composer
Phil Edwards Remixing
Haven Gillespie Composer
George Horn Mastering
Carl Jefferson Producer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
Kiyoshi Kitagawa Contributor
Hugh Martin Composer
Dick Oatts Contributor
Nick Phillips Producer
Bob Porter Liner Notes
Chuck Redd Contributor
Randy Sandke Contributor
David Schiffman Engineer
Arthur Schwartz Composer
Roy Turk Composer
Paul Wickliffe Engineer
Kent Judkins Art Direction
Abbey Anna Art Direction
Glen Barros Executive Producer
Ralph Blane Composer
Doris Fisher Composer
Lou Handman Composer
Haroldo Barbosa Composer
Graeme Brown Mastering
Allan Roberts Composer
Ted White Engineer
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