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The String Quartet Tribute to the Doors

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All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
These instrumental takes on some highlights from the Doors catalog are performed for violin, viola, and cello. They stick pretty close to the original rhythms and melodies, particularly on "Hello I Love You," "Light My Fire," and "Touch Me." However, "Lover Her Madly" adds some barroom piano and what could be keyboard strings behind the violin, "Break on Through" re-creates the bassline with sly class, and "Riders on the Storm" is a brooding and brittle showcase for the violins. String Quartet Tribute to the Doors might have been a bit more adventurous, but it still offers Doors diehards some alternate viewpoints on the band's well-known...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
These instrumental takes on some highlights from the Doors catalog are performed for violin, viola, and cello. They stick pretty close to the original rhythms and melodies, particularly on "Hello I Love You," "Light My Fire," and "Touch Me." However, "Lover Her Madly" adds some barroom piano and what could be keyboard strings behind the violin, "Break on Through" re-creates the bassline with sly class, and "Riders on the Storm" is a brooding and brittle showcase for the violins. String Quartet Tribute to the Doors might have been a bit more adventurous, but it still offers Doors diehards some alternate viewpoints on the band's well-known material.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/19/2005
  • Label: Vitamin Records
  • UPC: 027297879126
  • Catalog Number: 8791
  • Sales rank: 265,319

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hello, I Love You - String Quartet (1:59)
  2. 2 Light My Fire - String Quartet (6:25)
  3. 3 Love Me Two Times - String Quartet (3:15)
  4. 4 Break on Through (To the Other Side) - String Quartet (2:26)
  5. 5 Riders on the Storm - String Quartet (5:52)
  6. 6 People Are Strange - String Quartet (2:11)
  7. 7 Touch Me - String Quartet (3:09)
  8. 8 Twentieth Century Fox - String Quartet (2:29)
  9. 9 Love Her Madly - String Quartet (3:16)
  10. 10 The Unknown Soldier - String Quartet (3:24)
  11. 11 When the Music's Over - String Quartet (8:24)
  12. 12 Give it up to Me, for string quartet - String Quartet (3:27)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Vitamin String Quartet Primary Artist
John Acosta Cello, Group Member
Tom Tally Violin, Viola, Electric Viola, Group Member
John Krovoza Cello
Brady Barnett Double Bass
Tallywood Strings String Quartet
Tara Barnett Cello, Viola
Jason Fitz Violin, Viola
Technical Credits
Jim Morrison Composer
Ray Manzarek Composer
John Densmore Composer
Tom Tally Producer
J.L. "Marty" Morrison Composer
Brady Barnett Arranger, Producer, Tracked By
Toni Wells Cover Design
Tara Barnett Arranger
Robby Krieger Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    awesome

    This album is very cool and unique. I can imagine that it would be easy to listen to for most people.

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