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Then Ill Be Tired Of You - Mel Tormé • George Shearing - An Evening At Charlies (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. All of the Mel Tormé-George Shearing collaborations are well worth acquiring, for the singer and the pianist constantly inspire each other. For this live concert, Tormé and Shearing perform a variety of songs popular during World War II. Shearing and bassist Neil Swainson duet on "Lilt Marlene" and "I've Heard That Song Before"; Shearing takes "I Know Why and So Do You" unaccompanied, and.
  2. Check out I'll Be Seeing You by George Shearing and Mel Tormé on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on kenlecaponathtyadarcsiphapindeiprob.coinfo
  3. This collaboration by pianist George Shearing and vocalist Mel Torme differs from most of their others in that the performances are duets (rather than with bass and occasional drums) and the repertoire sticks exclusively to ballads. With the exception of the closing "You're Driving Me Crazy" (which is taken at a medium bounce), all of the tunes are performed at slow tempos.
  4. Mel Torme was one of the rare singers who sounded better as he got older, and this album was from the period when his voice was at its peak. It's an intimate album, with Torme accompanied by a trio including George Shearing on piano. It's not quite a classic album, but it's got plenty of great moments/5(7).
  5. He was nominated for four Grammys between and , and won his first for Best Male Jazz Vocal in , for An Evening With George Shearing and Mel Tormé.
  6. An Evening with Mel Tormé is a live album by Mel Tormé.This was Tormé's final recording before a stroke ended his career.. Track listing. Just One of Those Things"/"On Green Dolphin Street" (Cole Porter)/(Bronislaw Kaper, Ned Washington) – "You Make Me Feel So Young" (Mack Gordon, Josef Myrow) – "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square" (Eric Maschwitz, Manning Sherwin.
  7. Feb 01,  · "The way Mel sings, he should've been black." That was Count Basie's way of saying Mel Torme could swing like mad and move you with his soulful, elegant singing.. Torme, who died Saturday at .
  8. George Shearing and Mel Tormé discography and songs: Music profile for George Shearing and Mel Tormé. Genres: Vocal Jazz. Albums include An Evening With George Shearing and Mel Tormé, An Evening With George Shearing and Mel Tormé, and An Elegant Evening.
  9. Between and , Torme and Shearing recorded six albums: four live outings-An Evening With George Shearing and Mel Torme, An Evening at Charlie’s, A Vintage Year and Mel & George “Do” World War II-and the studio-shaped Top Drawer and An Elegant Evening. Each as good as the last, the records garnered six Grammy nominations and two.

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