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Eileen Farrell - My Very Best

Eileen Farrell
Release Date: 10/03/1994 
Label:  Reference Recordings   Catalog #: 60  
Composer:  Harold ArlenDavid RaksinBilly StrayhornRichard A. Whiting,   ... 
Performer:  Eileen Farrell
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A "Producer's Choice" collection of special gems from her seven RR albums.

Too Marvelous for Words; My Foolish Heart; Stormy Weather; Little Girl Blue; I Get the Blues When it Rains; Happiness is a Thing Called Joe; It's a Fine Day for Walking Country Style; Laura; Alone Together; I Wonder What Became of Me?; Something Cool; Moon and Sand; Lush Life; You're Nearer. (CDTT: 56:31) (Released 1994)
A "Producer's Choice" collection of special gems from her seven RR albums.

Too Marvelous for Words; My Foolish Heart; Stormy Weather; Little Girl Blue; I Get the Blues When it Rains; Happiness is a Thing Called Joe; It's a Fine Day for Walking Country Style; Laura; Alone Together; I Wonder What Became of Me?; Something Cool; Moon and Sand; Lush Life; You're Nearer. (CDTT: 56:31) (Released 1994)
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Works on This Recording

1. Stormy weather by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
2. Laura by David Raksin
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
3. Lush Life by Billy Strayhorn
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
4. Too Marvelous for Words by Richard A. Whiting
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
5. My Foolish Heart: My Foolish Heart by Victor Young
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1949; United States of Ame 
6. Little Girl Blue by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
7. I Get the Blues When It Rains by Harry Stoddard
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
8. Cabin in the Sky: Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
9. It's a Fine Day for Walkin' Country Style by Alec Wilder
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
10. Flying Colors: Alone Together by Arthur Schwartz
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
11. I Wonder What Became of Me by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
12. Something Cool by William C. Barnes
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
13. Moon and Sand by Alec Wilder
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
14. Too Many Girls: You're nearer by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 

Sound Samples

Too Marvelous for Words
My Foolish Heart: :
Stormy Weather
Jumbo: Little Girl Blue
I Get the Blues When It Rains
Happiness is a thing called Joe
Miss Chicken Little: It's a fine day for walkin' country style
Laura: Haunting Theme, "Laura"
Flying Colors: Alone Together
St. Louis Woman: I Wonder What Became of Me
Something Cool
Moon and Sand
Lush Life
Too Many Girls: You're Nearer

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