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Pieces of 8: Falling Together

Bye Bye Blackbird
Blackbird
You Took Advantage of Me
You Don't Know What Love Is
Bird on a Wire
When I'm Sixty-Four
I Concentrate on You
Kansas City/Route 66
I Don't Know How to Love Him
The Price of Wisdom
Somewhere

On "Falling Together" the four men and four women of jazz octet Pieces of 8 have picked some of our favorite music, turned arranger Charles Mead loose on it, and come up with a very special CD. It's all great stuff: "Bye Bye Blackbird," Lennon & McCartney's "Blackbird" and "When I'm 64," Rodgers & Hart's "You Took Advantage of Me," "You Don't Know What Love Is," Leonard Cohen's "Bird on a Wire," Cole Porter's "I Concentrate on You," "Kansas City/Route 66," Andrew Lloyd Webber's "I Don't Know How To Love Him," "The Price of Wisdom" and Leonard Bernstein's "Somewhere." Mead's unconventional arrangements require singers with incredible range and versatility, and Pieces of 8 handles them with ease. There's not a weak track on the CD--"Falling Together" is a saucy, jazzy, gem!

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Item code: 4507C | 1 CD | $14.98 |add item to cart
Vocal Jazz | A Cappella | Mixed | United States
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