The String Quartet Tribute to the Beatles

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Vitamin Records' two-disc String Quartet Tribute to the Beatles features wonderfully elegant renderings of several Beatles' classics, and while it should come as no surprise that there are some gorgeous melodies on display here, the seemingly effortless construction of songs like "Come Together," "Hello Goodbye," and "All You Need Is Love" reveal hidden nuances in the melodies. There is also good deal of John Lennon's post-Beatles solo work represented as well as one of Paul McCartney's post-Beatles songs, which is curious, given the high quality of proper Beatles' material that wasn't used, but that is at worst a mere quibble, since the renditions here are really quite ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Vitamin Records' two-disc String Quartet Tribute to the Beatles features wonderfully elegant renderings of several Beatles' classics, and while it should come as no surprise that there are some gorgeous melodies on display here, the seemingly effortless construction of songs like "Come Together," "Hello Goodbye," and "All You Need Is Love" reveal hidden nuances in the melodies. There is also good deal of John Lennon's post-Beatles solo work represented as well as one of Paul McCartney's post-Beatles songs, which is curious, given the high quality of proper Beatles' material that wasn't used, but that is at worst a mere quibble, since the renditions here are really quite beautiful, making this the perfect selection for the Beatles fanatic who has virtually everything else under the sun associated with the group.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/15/2005
  • Label: Vitamin Records
  • UPC: 027297879225
  • Catalog Number: 8792
  • Sales rank: 41,891

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Come Together (4:42)
  2. 2 Eleanor Rigby (2:13)
  3. 3 Hello Goodbye (3:20)
  4. 4 (Just Like) Starting Over (3:17)
  5. 5 Penny Lane (3:03)
  6. 6 Band on the Run (5:04)
  7. 7 She Loves You (2:14)
  8. 8 Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) (2:59)
  9. 9 All You Need Is Love (4:31)
  10. 10 Hey Jude (5:46)
Disc 2
  1. 1 A Hard Day's Night (2:33)
  2. 2 Imagine (2:50)
  3. 3 Let It Be (3:50)
  4. 4 Can't Buy Me Love (2:18)
  5. 5 Ticket to Ride (3:11)
  6. 6 Instant Karma (3:23)
  7. 7 Something (3:08)
  8. 8 Yesterday (2:07)
  9. 9 Nowhere Man (2:43)
  10. 10 Mind Games (4:17)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
David Davidson Violin
Jim McMillen Conductor
Tom Tally Viola
Steve Velez Cello
Tim Crouch Violin
Todd Rubenstein Multi Instruments, Various
Alexandra Leem Viola
Frederick Charlton Double Bass
Therese Cormier Viola
Ilona Geller Violin
Rebecca Rivera Cello
Gloria Justen Violin
Technical Credits
George Harrison Composer
Paul McCartney Composer
Timothy Day Engineer
Jim McMillen Arranger
Richard Bosworth Engineer
Shaun Drew Arranger, Producer
Shawn Drew Audio Production
Jason Smircich Audio Production
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