‘A Wonderful World’ by Tony Bennett & k.d. lang is a collaboration album released on November 2, 2002.
Track Listing : 1.Exactly Like You (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh) – 03:17 . 2.La Vie En Rose (Mack David, David Louiguy, Edith Piaf) – 03:23 . 3.I’M Confessin’ (That I Love You) (Doc Daugherty, Al J. Neiburg, Ellis Reynolds) – 04:46 . 4.You Can Depend On Me (Charles Carpenter, Carl M. Dunlap, Earl Hines) – 03:00 . 5.What A Wonderful World (Robert Thiele, George David Weiss) – 03:23 . 6.That’S My Home (Otis Rene, Leon Rene) – 03:05 . 7.A Kiss To Build A Dream On (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Harry Kalmar, Ruby – 3:25 . 8.I Wonder (Cecil Gant, Raymond Leveen) – 03:49 . 9.Dream A Little Dream Of Me (Fabian Andre, Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt) – 03:52 . 10.You Can’T Lose A Broken Heart (James P. Johnson, Eddie Miller) – 03:14 . 11.That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) (Haven Gillespie, Harry Beasley Smith) – 04:36 . 12.If We Never Meet Again (Louis Armstrong, Horace Gerlach) – 03:52
Musicians : Tony Bennett – Vocals . K.D. Lang – Vocals . Lee Musiker – Piano, Arrangements . Clayton Cameron – Drums . Paul Langosch – Double Bass . Gray Sargent – Guitar . Scott Hamilton – Tenor Saxophone . Peter Matz – Conductor
Production : Produced By T Bone Burnett . Tom Young – Design, Engineer . Brian Dozoretz – Engineer . Mike Piersante – Engineer . Dae Bennett – Engineer, Mixing . Greg Calbi – Mastering . Darcy Proper – Mastering . Rob Mathes – Vocal Arrangement
Package : Josh Cheuse – Art Direction . Mark Seliger – Photography . Robert Molnar – Stylist
Released On November 2, 2002 By Columbia.
Through it all, he remains the huggable teddy bear to her free-spirited mustang, the barroom smokiness to her outdoorsy robustness, the sage professor to her sassy pupil. When they swap warm sentiments on “You Can Depend on Me” you know they mean every word. […]
But I forget how easy it is to criticize. In truth, listening to Bennett, still crooning away after all these years, is a magical experience even without the exceptional packaging we might have expected. That alone is enough to ensure that I’ll be enjoying this one for a long time to come. […]
Lang says her voice seems to flow together effortlessly with Bennett’s. “I think there’s some sort of innate understanding between Tony and I. In terms of the texture and intonation of our voices, I think there’s a natural blend there and, certainly in spirit, there’s a definite marriage there.” […]