Oscar Peterson / Trio
A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra
1 x LP
2013 EU repressed on 180 LP =This 1962 recording represents Oscar Peterson at his most commercially accommodating, yet his trio with Ray Brown and Ed Thigpen never fails to swing. The program includes such familiar melodies as the title track, which began
Release date 15-09-2010(Originally released in 1959)
2010 EU repressed on 180gram VIRGIN VINYL = The Great pianist Oscar Peterson's Frank Sinatra tribute features his trio (with bassist Ray Brown and drummer Ed Thigpen) playing easy listening jazz versions of a dozen songs associated with the singer. The renditions are all under four minutes and are highlighted by "Come Dance with Me," "Just in Time," "I Get a Kick Out of You," and "How About You?" This is not one of Oscar Peterson's most essential dates, but it is swinging and enjoyable.
INCLUDES 2 BONUS TRACKS Oscar Peterson & his trio with Ray Brown and Ed Thigpen never fails to swing. A selection of Sinatra's hits (INCLUDES 2 BONUS TRACKS)
1 YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO YOUNG (Myrow-Gordon)
2 COME DANCE WITH ME (Van Heusen-Cahn)
3 LEARNIN’ THE BLUES (Dolores Silvers)
4 WITCHCRAFT (Coleman-Leigh)
5 THE TENDER TRAP (Van Heusen-Cahn)
6 SATURDAY NIGHT (IS THE LONELIEST NIGHT OF THE WEEK) (Styne-Cahn)
7 I’VE GOT THE WORLD ON A STRING (Arlen-Koehler) *
1 JUST IN TIME (Styne-Comden-Green)
2 IT HAPPENED IN MONTEREY (Wayne-Rose)
3 I GET A KICK OUT OF YOU (Cole Porter)
4 ALL OF ME (Marks-Simons)
5 BIRTH OF THE BLUES (Henderson-Brown-DeSylva)
6 HOW ABOUT YOU? (Lane-Freed)
7 I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN (Cole Porter) *
OSCAR PETERSON, piano
RAY BROWN, bass
ED THIGPEN, drums
Recorded in Paris, France, May 18, 1959.
*BONUS TRACKS Same personnel.
Hollywood, July 21-August 1, 1959.
Label: Wax Time
Originally released: 1959
This release: 2010