Music for Loving

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Combining two string albums by Ben Webster and one from Ellington sideman Harry Carney, the two-disc Music With Feeling delivers over two hours' worth of incredible ballad interpretations. Webster, of course, made his name with many an after-hours gem, and he predictably shines here amidst the lush yet tasteful orchestral charts penned by Ralph Burns, Gerald Wilson, and Billy Strayhorn; there are particularly fine renditions here of "Early Autumn" and Strayhorn's misty and mercurial "Chelsea Bridge." Carney, too, is stunning, handling the traditionally cumbersome baritone saxophone with grace and loads of feeling, especially on highlights like "It Had to Be You" and his ...
See more details below
CD
$21.05
BN.com price
(Save 8%)$22.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (5) from $8.77   
  • New (4) from $16.95   
  • Used (1) from $8.77   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Cook
Combining two string albums by Ben Webster and one from Ellington sideman Harry Carney, the two-disc Music With Feeling delivers over two hours' worth of incredible ballad interpretations. Webster, of course, made his name with many an after-hours gem, and he predictably shines here amidst the lush yet tasteful orchestral charts penned by Ralph Burns, Gerald Wilson, and Billy Strayhorn; there are particularly fine renditions here of "Early Autumn" and Strayhorn's misty and mercurial "Chelsea Bridge." Carney, too, is stunning, handling the traditionally cumbersome baritone saxophone with grace and loads of feeling, especially on highlights like "It Had to Be You" and his and Strayhorn's "Chalmeau." Forget all those bachelor-pad compilations and give this collection a spin at your next cocktail party.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/25/1995
  • Label: Polygram Records
  • UPC: 731452777423
  • Catalog Number: 527774
  • Sales rank: 87,934

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ben Webster Primary Artist, Tenor Saxophone
Tony Scott Clarinet
Billy Bauer Guitar
Louie Bellson Drums
Hank Jones Piano
Jo Jones Drums
Ray Nance Trumpet, Violin
Teddy Wilson Piano
Ralph Burns Conductor
Martin Donegan Violin
George Duvivier Bass
Chet Amsterdam Bass
Danny Bank Clarinet, Flute, Bass Clarinet
Ray Brown Bass
Harry Carney Bass Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone
Mac Ceppos Violin
Harold Coletta Violin
Richard Dickler Viola
Sidney Edwards Cello
Al Epstein Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, English Horn
Burt Fisch Viola
Jimmy Hamilton Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Harry Lookofsky Violin
Isadore Zir Violin
Osie Johnson Drums
Leo Kruczek Violin
Leroy Lovett Piano
Wendell Marshall Bass
Tony Miranda French Horn
David Novales Violin
George Ricci Cello
Mischa Russell Violin
Tosha Samaroff Violin
Julius Schachter Violin
Lucien Schmit Cello
Alan Shulman Cello
Sylvan Shulman Violin
Billy Strayhorn Piano, Conductor
Jack Zayde Violin
Solomon Deutsch Violin
Eugene Orloff Violin
Bernard Greenhouse Cello
Howard Kay Violin
Zelly Smirnoff Violin
Abram Borodkin Cello
Paul Winter Violin
Technical Credits
Frankie Laine Composer
Loren Schoenberg Liner Notes
Ben Webster Composer
Gerald Wilson Arranger
Teddy Wilson Composer
Ralph Burns Arranger
Richard Rodgers Composer
Norman Granz Producer
Duke Ellington Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
Arthur Herzog Jr. Composer
Jerry Livingston Composer
Al J. Neiburg Composer
Phil Schaap Compilation Research
Richard Seidel Executive Producer
Billy Strayhorn Arranger
Marty Symes Composer
Mike Simpson Arranger
Ray Biondi Arranger
Gary N. Mayo Mastering
Lili Picou Art Direction
David Stone Martin Cover Design
Ben Young Compilation Research
Hamilton Arranger
Rudi Mallasch Compilation Production Assistant
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously