This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.
Notes and Editorial Reviews
It was logical that Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops would someday team up with the beautiful sound of Stan Getz. This CD, is both historic and filled with wonderful music.
"It was logical that Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops Orchestra with its lush string section would someday team up with the beautiful sound of Stan Getz. And yet, typically for Getz, he performed a challenging set when he met up with Fiedler in 1966. In addition to a creative remake of 'The Girl From Ipanema,' Getz and the Orchestra perform works by Alec Wilder, David Raksin and Eddie Sauter (the lengthy 'Tanglewood Concerto'). This unique collaboration, which was fortunately captured and reissued on this CD, is both historic and filled with
wonderful music." — Scott Yanow
1. Girl from Ipanema, The
2. Tanglewood Concerto
3. Love Is for the Very Young - (from "The Bad And The Beautiful")
4. Song After Sundown, A - (from "Too Late Blues")
5. Three Ballads for Stan, Pt. 1
6. Three Ballads for Stan, Pt. 2
7. Three Ballads for Stan, Pt. 3
8. Where Do You Go?
Personnel: Stan Getz (tenor saxophone); Arthur Fiedler (conductor); Gary Burton (vibraphone); Jim Hall (guitar); Steve Swallow (bass); Roy Haynes (drums); The Boston Pops Orchestra.
Producer: Peter Dellheim.
Reissue producer: John Snyder.
Recorded live at Tanglewood, Lenox, Massachusetts on August 2 & 3, 1966. Includes liner notes by Peter Dellheim.
Digitally remastered by Glen Kolotkin (1996, BMG Studios, New York, New York).
Audio Remasterer: Glen Kolotkin.
Liner Note Author: Peter Dellheim.
Recording information: Tanglewood Festival, MA (08/02/1966-08/03/1966); Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (08/02/1966-08/03/1966).
Photographer: Richard Avedon.
Arranger: Manny Albam.
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