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Symphonicities - Sting
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  1. Next to You
  2. Englishman in New York
  3. Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
  4. I Hung My Head
  5. You Will Be My Ain True Love
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  1. Next to You
  2. Englishman in New York
  3. Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
  4. I Hung My Head
  5. You Will Be My Ain True Love
  6. Roxanne
  7. When We Dance
  8. The End of the Game
  9. I Burn for You
  10. We Work the Black Seam
  11. She's Too Good for Me
  12. The Pirate's Bride
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Given Sting's far-reaching ambition and interests, it was merely a matter of time before he recorded an orchestral album, but 2010's Symphonicities surprises by offering symphonic arrangements of his older songs instead of a new work. This is a canny move, for the common complaint lodged against rock-classical crossovers is against the quality of the material -- think Paul McCartney or Billy Joel -- a criticism that can't be leveled here, as this is a selection of some of Sting's best songs. By relying on his catalog, Sting ...

Symphonicities 2010, DG

UPC: 602527425375

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