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A Beautiful Thing / Cleo Laine


Release Date: 01/13/2011 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61664  
Composer:  Stevie WonderDonovan LeitchStephen SondheimGeorge Gershwin,   ... 
Performer:  John MillerDon GrolnickCleo LaineTony Hymas,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Track Listing
1. All in Love Is Fair
2. Skip-A-Long Sam
3. Send in the Clowns
4. Least You Can Do Is the Best You Can, The
5. They Needed Each Other
6. I Loves You, Porgy
7. Until It's Time for You to Go
8. Life Is a Wheel
9. Summer Knows, The
10. Beautiful Thing, A
11. Time for Farewell, A - (bonus track)

Personnel: Cleo Laine (vocals); James Galway (flute); Tony Hymas, Don Grolnick (keyboards); Cliff Morris, Bob Rose (guitar); John Miller (bass); Roy Markowitz (drums).

Producers: Mike Berniker (tracks 1-10); Kurt Gebauer, John Dankworth (track 11).

Engineers: Mike Moran, Ed Begley (tracks 1-10); Frank Catero
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Recorded at RCA Studios B & C, New York on July 10-12, 1974 and Studio D, Sausalito, California in August 1993.

Recording information: New York, NY (07/10/1974-07/??/1993); RCA Recording Studios, Studio B&C, New York, NY (07/10/1974-07/??/1993); Studio D, Sausalito, CA (07/10/1974-07/??/1993).

Photographer: Nick Sangiamo.

Arrangers: Tony Hymas; John Dankworth.
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Works on This Recording

1.
All in Love is Fair by Stevie Wonder
Performer:  John Miller (Double Bass), Don Grolnick (Keyboard), Cleo Laine (Voice),
Tony Hymas (Keyboards), Cliff Morris (Guitar), Roy Markowitz (Drums)
2.
Skip A-Long Sam by Donovan Leitch
Performer:  John Miller (Double Bass), Don Grolnick (Keyboard), Cleo Laine (Voice),
Tony Hymas (Keyboards), Cliff Morris (Guitar), Roy Markowitz (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
3.
A Little Night Music: Send in the Clowns by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Cleo Laine (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USA 
4.
Porgy and Bess: I loves you, Porgy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Roy Markowitz (Drums), Cliff Morris (Guitar), Tony Hymas (Keyboards),
Cleo Laine (Voice), Don Grolnick (Keyboard), John Miller (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
5.
Until It's Time for You to Go by Buffy Sainte-Marie
Performer:  John Miller (Double Bass), Don Grolnick (Keyboard), Cleo Laine (Voice),
Tony Hymas (Keyboards), Cliff Morris (Guitar), Roy Markowitz (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
6.
Summer of '42: The Summer Knows by Michel Legrand
Performer:  John Miller (Double Bass), Don Grolnick (Keyboard), Cleo Laine (Voice),
Tony Hymas (Keyboards), Cliff Morris (Guitar), Roy Markowitz (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; France 
7.
The Civil War: Ashokan Farewell by Jay Ungar
Performer:  James Galway (Flute), Roy Markowitz (Drums), Cliff Morris (Guitar),
Tony Hymas (Keyboards), Cleo Laine (Voice), Don Grolnick (Keyboard),
John Miller (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990; USA 

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