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The Resource Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands, Oscar Peterson, (sound recording)

Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands, Oscar Peterson, (sound recording)

Label
Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands
Title
Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands
Statement of responsibility
Oscar Peterson
Title variation
Soft sands
Creator
Contributor
Instrumentalist
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This release contains the rarely heard 1957 album Soft Sands, appearing hereon CD for the very first time. The LP showcases Peterson playing romantic ballads backed by the Buddy Bregman orchestra, and singing on four tunes in a style akin to Nat "King" Cole. As a bonus, there's also the complete trio album, Play My Fair Lady, and alive performance of John Lewis' The Golden Striker that has never previously appeared on CD"--Container
Related
Cataloging source
VDES
Date time place
Recorded principally in Los Angeles, Mar. 28 and July 31, 1957; in Chicago, Nov. 20-21, 1958 (tracks 13-19), and live, Aug. 8, 1959 (track 20)
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Vocal portion sung in English
PerformerNote
Oscar Peterson, piano (all tracks) and vocals (tracks 2, 6, 10, and 12) ; orchestra conducted by Buddy Bregman (tracks 1-12) ; Ray Brown, bass (all tracks) ; Gene Gammage (tracks 13-19), Ed Thigpen (track 20), drums
Target audience
general
Label
Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands, Oscar Peterson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Piano solos with orchestra"--Container
  • "131572."
  • "24 bit digitally remastered"--Container
  • Previously issued on LP at Soft sands (tracks 1-12) and Oscar Peterson plays My fair lady (tracks 13-19)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Soft sands -- On the outside looking in -- It happens every spring -- Chanel -- You took advantage of me -- Why, oh why -- Song to the stars -- Echoes -- I've never left your arms -- I can't get started -- Dream on a summer night -- Susquehanna -- I've grown accustomed to her face -- Get me to the church on time -- Show me -- I could have danced all night -- On the street where you live -- Wouldn't it be lovely -- The rain in Spain -- The golden striker
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (CD)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
8436539311072
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
131572
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a768837
  • (OCoLC)848309419
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Oscar Peterson plays and sings soft sands, Oscar Peterson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "Piano solos with orchestra"--Container
  • "131572."
  • "24 bit digitally remastered"--Container
  • Previously issued on LP at Soft sands (tracks 1-12) and Oscar Peterson plays My fair lady (tracks 13-19)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Soft sands -- On the outside looking in -- It happens every spring -- Chanel -- You took advantage of me -- Why, oh why -- Song to the stars -- Echoes -- I've never left your arms -- I can't get started -- Dream on a summer night -- Susquehanna -- I've grown accustomed to her face -- Get me to the church on time -- Show me -- I could have danced all night -- On the street where you live -- Wouldn't it be lovely -- The rain in Spain -- The golden striker
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (CD)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
8436539311072
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
131572
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a768837
  • (OCoLC)848309419
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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