Round Midnight [Bonus Track]

Round Midnight [Bonus Track]

by Dexter Gordon
     
 

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This is the official soundtrack from the movie Round Midnight. Although tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (who is actually on only five of the 11 songs) was past his prime, his realistic acting gained him a nomination for an Oscar. In addition to Gordon, this historic and generally well-rounded album has performances by pianists HerbieSee more details below

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This is the official soundtrack from the movie Round Midnight. Although tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (who is actually on only five of the 11 songs) was past his prime, his realistic acting gained him a nomination for an Oscar. In addition to Gordon, this historic and generally well-rounded album has performances by pianists Herbie Hancock and Cedar Walton, vocalist Bobby McFerrin, bassists Ron Carter and Pierre Michelot, drummers Tony Williams and Billy Higgins, guitarist John McLaughlin, trumpeters Freddie Hubbard and Chet Baker, Wayne Shorter on tenor and soprano, vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson, and a vocal by Lonette McKee. [The 2002 reissue adds a live version of the title cut.]

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Product Details

Release Date:
03/01/2008
Label:
Sbme Special Mkts.
UPC:
0886972467023
catalogNumber:
724670
Rank:
38563

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Dexter Gordon   Primary Artist,Tenor Saxophone
Chet Baker   Trumpet,Vocals
Ron Carter   Bass
Herbie Hancock   Piano
Louis Hayes   Drums
Billy Higgins   Drums
Bobby McFerrin   Vocals
John McLaughlin   Guitar
Pierre Michelot   Bass
Woody Shaw   Trumpet,Flugelhorn
Wayne Shorter   Soprano Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Cedar Walton   Piano
Tony Williams   Drums
Stafford James   Bass
Lonette McKee   Vocals
Freddie Hubbard   Trumpet
Bobby Hutcherson   Vibes
Ronnie Mathews   Piano
Ron C. Carter   Bass

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Jimmy Gourley   Liner Note Translation
Herbie Hancock   Composer,Producer
Henri Renaud   Liner Notes
Didier C. Deutsch   Reissue Producer
Joe Gastwirt   Preparation for CD Mastering
Ira Gershwin   Composer,Lyricist
Wally Traugott   Mastering
Darcy Proper   Reissue Producer,Mastering
Randall Martin   Reissue Design
Steve Chorney   Artwork,Cover Art
Bertrand Tavernier   Liner Notes
Stacey Boyle   Tape Research
Fong Y. Lee   Packaging Manager
William Flageoliet   Engineer,Engineering
Darcy M. Proper   Reissue Producer,Mastering
Wally Trangott   Mastering

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