Rounders

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All Music Guide - Jason Ankeny
Though best known for his gripping horror film scores, Christopher Young proves his remarkable flair for jazz with his work on the 1998 poker-themed cult favorite Rounders. Employing virtuoso Hammond organist Mike Lang and a cadre of ace session musicians, Young skillfully evokes the heyday of Blue Note Records with a lively, soulful set that's as funky as anything to come out of Hollywood since the demise of the blaxploitation era. Young's deep-groove melodies consciously channel the spirit of vintage Jimmy Smith and Brother Jack McDuff LPs, capturing their late-night, nicotine-stained ambience in vivid detail.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Ankeny
Though best known for his gripping horror film scores, Christopher Young proves his remarkable flair for jazz with his work on the 1998 poker-themed cult favorite Rounders. Employing virtuoso Hammond organist Mike Lang and a cadre of ace session musicians, Young skillfully evokes the heyday of Blue Note Records with a lively, soulful set that's as funky as anything to come out of Hollywood since the demise of the blaxploitation era. Young's deep-groove melodies consciously channel the spirit of vintage Jimmy Smith and Brother Jack McDuff LPs, capturing their late-night, nicotine-stained ambience in vivid detail.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/16/1998
  • Label: Imports
  • EAN: 4005939598020
  • Catalog Number: 742643
  • Sales rank: 241,081

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Rounders (3:46)
  2. 2 Brass Brazilians (2:50)
  3. 3 Pasadena (2:14)
  4. 4 The Catch (1:28)
  5. 5 Lady in Black (1:21)
  6. 6 Alligator Blood (3:13)
  7. 7 Ode To Johnny Chan (1:36)
  8. 8 All In (1:15)
  9. 9 Kansas City Lowball (1:36)
  10. 10 Railbirds (1:19)
  11. 11 Tapioca (2:17)
  12. 12 Glowing Glimmer (2:41)
  13. 13 Belly Buster (2:58)
  14. 14 Worm (3:15)
  15. 15 Finger Up Your Spine (1:46)
  16. 16 Rosealee (1:10)
  17. 17 Texas Hold 'Em (1:11)
  18. 18 High Society (1:51)
  19. 19 The Apple (1:12)
  20. 20 Fold (1:00)
  21. 21 Rainbows (2:37)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Christopher Young Primary Artist
Brandon Fields Flute, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
John Fitzgerald Percussion
Michael Lang Organ
Bill Liston Tenor Saxophone
Gary Nesteruk Electric Piano
Wayne Bergeron Trumpet
Pete Anthony Conductor
Alex Iles Trombone
M.B. Gordy Drums
Technical Credits
Robert Fernandez Engineer
Robert Townson Executive Producer
Christopher Young Arranger, Producer, Orchestration
Dave Reynolds Scoring Coordinator
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Pete Anthony Orchestration
Bobby Cohen Executive Producer
Beth Rosenblatt Executive Producer
Gernot Wolfgang Arranger, Scoring Coordinator
Mel Eberle Composer
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