From ‘Beyond The Sea’ to ‘East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon)’ , we have mixed 21 ‘Languorous Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Sea, Sex, Sun and Summer‘. It has Tony Williams, Alejandro De Pinedo, Ray Charles, Count Basie and many more.
Lush Lives: Lee Wiley occupies her own place in jazz history. Although a cool-toned and sophisticated singer, her interpretations of superior standards were often quite sensuous and, even if she did not improvise much, she was a favorite of many musicians, particularly Eddie Condon.
Wikipedia : Les Brown and the Band of Renown performed with Bob Hope on radio, stage and TV for almost fifty years. They did 18 USO Tours for American troops around the world, and entertained over three million. Before the Super Bowls were televised, the Bob Hope Christmas Specials were the highest-rated programs in television history. Tony Bennett was “discovered” by Bob Hope and did his first public performance with Les and the Band.
kustu.com : Just like Emir Kusturica, he reflects by his origins the multi-ethnic aspect of Yugoslavia : his father is Croatian, his mother Serb, his wife muslim .
Max Grunhard on MySpace : I’m a saxophonist/composer/producer born in Sydney, Australia. I’ve been living in London for the past 5 years and have been lucky enough to meet and work with some really amazing people here.
Bobby Darin : Bobby Darin worked very hard to make it to the top and was often quoted by the press as saying he wanted to be a “legend by the time he was 25.” His many devoted fans believe he achieved this goal in record time.
Nino Katamadze : In 1994 Nino Katamadze created a charity fund to help disabled and disadvantaged musicians and performers. Nino’s professional career started in 2000 when she began working with Gocha Kacheishvili, founder of Insight.
Alejandro De Pinedo on MySpace : His work like composer and producer his work is prolific, he has signed many hits, from Pop to Dance and Chill-Out music. His work has sold more than three millions of CDs in more than 120 productions all over the word
Post-Gazette : Vibraphonist Dave Pike is still sleepy from an extended flight from Japan. His voice trails in and out of the telephone with the sound of someone who hasn’t had much rest.Read more: http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/06306/734879-42.stm#ixzz0Ioh4QBR2&C