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Golden Age Of Light Music - Amor Amor


Release Date: 10/23/2007 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 5133   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Cole PorterGeorge GershwinGeorge SiravoHarold Arlen,   ... 
Conductor:  Ron GoodwinJohnny DouglasSidney TorchDavid Rose,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ron Goodwin OrchestraJohnny Douglas OrchestraSidney Torch Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Romance has always been in fashion, and composers have never tired of proclaiming its virtues. The top conductors and orchestras of the 1950s certainly knew how to touch the hearts and minds of music lovers, and many long playing albums were recorded featuring gorgeous arrangements and original compositions. With names such as Robert Farnon, Ron Goodwin, David Rose, Johnny Douglas, Philip Green, Percy Faith, Laurie Johnson, Stanley Black, Gordon Jenkins, Sidney Torch, Ray Martin, Frank Cordell and Frank Chacksfield weaving their own magic spells, the results just had to be magical.

01 Cocktails For Two Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow, arr. Robert Farnon ROBERT FARNON AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:10

02 Easy To Love Cole
Read more Porter, arr. Ron Goodwin RON GOODWIN AND HIS CONCERT ORCHESTRA 3:05

03 Sweet Sue Will Harris, Victor Young DAVID ROSE AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:57

04 They Can’t Take That Away From Me George Gershwin, arr. Johnny Douglas JOHNNY DOUGLAS AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:39

05 These Foolish Things Jack Strachey, Harry Link, arr. Philip Green PHILIP GREEN AND HIS ORCHESTRA 4:23

06 Starlit Hour Peter de Rose, arr. Laurie Johnson AMBROSE AND HIS ORCHESTRA Conducted by LAURIE JOHNSON 3:07

07 Darling Je Vous Aime Beaucoup Anna Sosenko HENRI RENE AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:24

08 The Song Is You Jerome Kern, arr. Angela Morley KINGSWAY PROMENADE ORCHESTRA Conducted by STANLEY BLACK - featuring STANLEY BLACK, piano 4:08

09 Should I Dream? George Siravo SIDNEY TORCH AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:09

10 I’ll String Along With You Al Dubin, Harry Warren WERNER MULLER AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:08

11 Unforgettable Irving Gordon, arr. Ray Martin RAY MARTIN AND HIS CONCERT ORCHESTRA 3:01

12 Lovelight Robert Harris, arr. Bruce Campbell BRUCE CAMPBELL AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:49

13 Last Night When We Were Young Harold Arlen DAVID ROSE AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:14

14 Come Dance With Me George Blake, Richard Leibert, arr. Robert Farnon ROBERT FARNON AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:50

15 My Foolish Heart Victor Young ROBERTO INGLEZ AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:52

16 She’s My Lovely Vivian Ellis, arr. Philip Green PHILIP GREEN AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:23

17 Amor Amor Ruiz, arr. Frank Cordell FRANK CORDELL AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:26

18 Bread, Love And Dreams Pane, Amore e Fantasia Nisa, Cini PERCY FAITH AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:29

19 I Love The Moon Paul A. Rubens QUEEN’S HALL LIGHT ORCHESTRA Conducted by CHARLES WILLIAMS 2:43

20 The Long Hours W.H. Hester, Sol Parker SIDNEY TORCH AND HIS ORCHESTRA 2:25

21 Touch Of Your Hand Jerome Kern GORDON JENKINS AND HIS ORCHESTRA 3:30

22 Land Of Dreams Norman Gimbel, Eddie Heywood HUGO WINTERHALTER AND HIS ORCHESTRA featuring EDDIE HEYWOOD, piano 2:41

23 Vision Of Delia Henry Croudson THE MELACHRINO STRINGS Conducted by GEORGE MELACHRINO 3:14

24 You Were There - Dearest Love Noel Coward, arr Roland Shaw FRANK CHACKSFIELD AND HIS ORCHESTRA 6:17
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Works on This Recording

1. Born to Dance: Easy to Love by Cole Porter
Conductor:  Ron Goodwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ron Goodwin Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
2. Shall We Dance: They can't take that away from me by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Johnny Douglas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johnny Douglas Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
3. Should I Dream? by George Siravo
Conductor:  Sidney Torch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sidney Torch Orchestra
4. Last Night When We Were Young by Harold Arlen
Conductor:  David Rose
Orchestra/Ensemble:  David Rose Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
5. Roberta: The Touch of Your Hand by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  Gordon Jenkins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 

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