The Jazz Album - Watch What Happens

The Jazz Album - Watch What Happens

by Thomas Quasthoff

CD

Product Details

Release Date: 02/13/2007
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
UPC: 0028947765011
catalogNumber: 000823902

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Thomas Quasthoff   Primary Artist,Vocals,Brass Baritone
Alan Broadbent   Piano
Peter Erskine   Percussion,Drums
Gary Foster   Alto Saxophone
Richard Todd   French Horn,Soloist
Dieter Ilg   Bass,Double Bass
Till Brönner   Trumpet,Flugelhorn,Brass,Soloist
Chuck Loeb   Guitar,Soloist
Frank Chastenier   fender rhodes
Ruud Breuls   Trumpet,Flugelhorn
Karl Schloz   Guitar,Rhythm Guitar
Nan Schwartz   Conductor
Fiete Felsch   Flute,Alto Saxophone
Clemens Linder   Violin
Annemarie Moorcroft   Viola
Marcus Bartelt   Bass Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone
Günter Bollmann   Trombone
Axel Schlosser   Trumpet
Uli Plettendorff   Trombone
Andreas Maile   Clarinet,Flute,Tenor Saxophone
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin   Performing Ensemble
Nan Schwartz Mishkin   Conductor
Members of Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin   Ensemble

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Alan Broadbent   Arranger
Michel Legrand   Composer
Irving Mills   Composer,Lyricist
Harold Arlen   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Alan Bergman   Composer,Lyricist
Marilyn Bergman   Composer,Lyricist
Till Brönner   Producer,Vocal Engineer,Engineering
Eddie DeLange   Composer,Lyricist
Duke Ellington   Composer
Sammy Fain   Composer
Ira Gershwin   Composer,Lyricist
Steve Gray   Arranger
Lorenz Hart   Composer,Lyricist
Alan Jay Lerner   Composer,Lyricist
Johnny Mercer   Composer,Lyricist
Doug Schwartz   Engineer,Engineering
Frank Wolf   Engineer,Engineering
Stevie Wonder   Composer
Frederick Loewe   Composer
Jim Rakete   Cover Photo
DuBose Heyward   Composer,Lyricist
Fred Munzmaier   Art Direction
Stewart Spencer   translation,Liner Note Translation
Nan Schwartz   Arranger
Tobias Lehmann   Engineer,Engineering
Wolf Kampmann   Liner Notes
Pino Brönner   Executive Producer
Michael Schöbel   Executive Producer
Walter Lichte   Legal Advisor
Oliver Schäfer   Legal Advisor
Hartmut Bender   Executive Producer
Christopher Paul Lang   Lyricist
Michael Scholl   Executive Producer
Adrian von Ripka   Engineer,Engineering
John Turner   Lyricist
Geoffrey Parsons   Composer,Lyricist

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3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Stilted! What the heck was Don listening to. Certainly not this album. Quasthoff's diction was out of this world. He showed a delicate understanding of the genre. This was an outstanding performance. There's no one out there today who could have approached this. It reminded me of a Sinatra who could actually sing.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I found this disc decidedly disappointing. Quasthoff is splendid in German lieder but in these American songs he is stilted, unnatural and affected. Not even very accurate! Doesn't work for me, anyway.