Jazz 'Round Midnight: Stan Getz

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All Music Guide - Richard S. Ginell
The owner of one of the most intimately romantic tenor sax sounds in jazz was a natural candidate for Verve's Late-Night series, and so this 14-track collection treats would-be-Lotharios to several candlelit samples from Verve's archives, the orchestras and two cooing choirs led by Claus Ogermam. Artists including Johnny Pate and Russ Garcia alternate with small-combo ballad dates originating from the U.S. and Europe, including an exquisite "But Beautiful" with Bill Evans. Of course, there are also plenty of tender bossa novas with Laurindo Almeida, Charlie Byrd, Chick Corea, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Joao Gilberto. Along the way, Verve manages to sneak in the ...
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All Music Guide - Richard S. Ginell
The owner of one of the most intimately romantic tenor sax sounds in jazz was a natural candidate for Verve's Late-Night series, and so this 14-track collection treats would-be-Lotharios to several candlelit samples from Verve's archives, the orchestras and two cooing choirs led by Claus Ogermam. Artists including Johnny Pate and Russ Garcia alternate with small-combo ballad dates originating from the U.S. and Europe, including an exquisite "But Beautiful" with Bill Evans. Of course, there are also plenty of tender bossa novas with Laurindo Almeida, Charlie Byrd, Chick Corea, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Joao Gilberto. Along the way, Verve manages to sneak in the harmonically and structurally complex "Pan" from the Focus album which injects a somewhat abrasive interlude into the seductive sequence. But no matter, knowledgeable Casanovas can just program it out on their CD players and get back down to business.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/23/1993
  • Label: Universal Mod Afw
  • UPC: 731451777424
  • Catalog Number: 517774
  • Sales rank: 245,962

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 'Round Midnight (3:05)
  2. 2 Winter Moon (5:18)
  3. 3 When the Sun Comes Out (5:47)
  4. 4 Pan (3:55)
  5. 5 Nature Boy (2:59)
  6. 6 Samba Triste (4:44)
  7. 7 What's New? (4:11)
  8. 8 Didn't We (3:32)
  9. 9 But Beautiful (4:40)
  10. 10 The Look of Love (2:40)
  11. 11 O Grande Amor (4:43)
  12. 12 I Didn't Know What Time It Was (3:26)
  13. 13 Goodbye (3:38)
  14. 14 Vivo Sonhando (Dreamer) (2:53)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Stan Getz Primary Artist, Tenor Saxophone
Laurindo Almeida Guitar
Charlie Byrd Guitar
Ron Carter Bass
Bill Evans Piano
João Gilberto Guitar, Vocals
Jim Hall Guitar
Herbie Hancock Piano
Dave Hildinger Vibes
Elvin Jones Drums
Hank Jones Piano
Steve Kuhn Piano
Dave Bailey Percussion
Jan Johansson Piano
Grady Tate Drums
George Duvivier Bass
Milton Banana Percussion
Keter Betts Bass
Artie Butler Percussion
Claus Ogerman Conductor
Chick Corea Piano
Buddy Deppenschmidt Drums
Fred Dutton Bass
Roy Haynes Drums
Antonio Carlos Jobim Piano
Dan Jordan Bass
Edison Machado Percussion
Luis Parga Percussion
Jose Paulo Percussion
Bobby Rosengarden Percussion
William Schiopffe Drums
Jose Soorez Percussion
Johnny Pate Conductor
Hershy Kay Conductor
Gene Byrd Bass, Guitar
Tommy Williams Bass
Blanchie Birdsong Harp
Bill Horwath Percussion
Sperie Karas Drums
Bill Reichenbach Percussion
Technical Credits
Debbie Gibson Composer
Stanley Cowell Composer
Carole Bayer Sager Composer
Troy Seals Composer
Baden Powell Composer
Claus Ogerman Arranger
Michael Lang Compilation Supervisor
Graham Lyle Composer
Narada Michael Walden Composer
Eddie Sauter Arranger
James Van Heusen Composer
Johnny Pate Arranger
Harvey Pekar Liner Notes
Sheryl Lutz-Brown Art Direction
Billy Blanco Composer
Gordon Jacob Composer
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