Let's Dance: The Best of Ballroom Foxtrots & Waltzes

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Let's Dance: The Best of Ballroom Foxtrots & Waltzes was designed to cash in on the swing and lounge revival of the '90s by offering a selection of foxtrots and waltzes, along with a choreography and beats-per-minute-guide, designed for hip young swingers. Despite a few selections that are a little too slick or schmaltzy, the music on the collection is generally first-rate, offering eight foxtrots and seven waltzes. The featured artists -- including Andy Williams, Harry James, the Manhattan Transfer, Mel Tormé, Percy Faith, 101 Strings, Melissa Manchester, Engelbert Humperdinck and Henry Mancini -- are uniformly strong, but what really matters is the rhythm,...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Let's Dance: The Best of Ballroom Foxtrots & Waltzes was designed to cash in on the swing and lounge revival of the '90s by offering a selection of foxtrots and waltzes, along with a choreography and beats-per-minute-guide, designed for hip young swingers. Despite a few selections that are a little too slick or schmaltzy, the music on the collection is generally first-rate, offering eight foxtrots and seven waltzes. The featured artists -- including Andy Williams, Harry James, the Manhattan Transfer, Mel Tormé, Percy Faith, 101 Strings, Melissa Manchester, Engelbert Humperdinck and Henry Mancini -- are uniformly strong, but what really matters is the rhythm, sway and the music, and on that level, Let's Dance: The Best of Ballroom Foxtrots & Waltzes fulfills its purpose quite well.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/11/1997
  • Label: Rhino
  • UPC: 081227287320
  • Catalog Number: 72873
  • Sales rank: 120,934

Album Credits

Performance Credits
101 Strings Track Performer
Henry Mancini Track Performer
Andy Williams Track Performer
Melissa Manchester Track Performer
The Manhattan Transfer Track Performer
Tab Smith Track Performer
Mel Tormé Track Performer
Helen Forrest Track Performer
The Four Aces Track Performer
Engelbert Humperdinck Track Performer
Al Alberts Track Performer
Larry Chance Track Performer
Harry James & His Orchestra Track Performer
The Romantic Strings Track Performer
Percy Faith Strings Track Performer
Technical Credits
Henry Mancini Composer
Leslie Bricusse Composer
Hugh Brown Art Direction
Maria Villar Art Direction
Dave Schultz Remastering
Sergio Baradat Illustrations
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