Can't Help Singing: A New Look at Jerome Kern Classics ()

by

Write The First Customer Review
Can't Help Singing: A New Look at Jerome Kern Classics - Voices of Ascension
Track Listing
  1. Can I Forget You?
  2. All the Things You Are
  3. I Won't Dance
  4. Don't Ever Leave Me
  5. Pick Yourself Up
Show All Tracks
  1. Can I Forget You?
  2. All the Things You Are
  3. I Won't Dance
  4. Don't Ever Leave Me
  5. Pick Yourself Up
  6. Make Believe
  7. Why Was I Born?
  8. A Fine Romance
  9. Can't Help Singing
  10. They Didn't Believe Me
  11. The Song Is You
  12. Long Ago (And Far Away)
  13. I'm Old Fashioned
  14. You Couldn't Be Cuter
  15. The Way You Look Tonight
  16. Ol' Man River
  17. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  18. Yesterdays
  19. Don't Ever Leave Me
Show Fewer Tracks

Dennis Keene & the Voices of Ascension make a giant leap from the chant and Renaissance music for which they are best known in this series of choral settings of the theater and film songs of Jerome Kern. As it turns out, however, their "new look" consists mainly of drawing Kern back to their familiar style rather than making a change in their approach. The "unique choral arrangements" (as a sleeve note puts it) of Keene, James Bassi and Donald Fraser frequently render the Kern songs unrecognizable. There are exceptions: ...

Can't Help Singing: A New Look at Jerome Kern Classics 1997, Delos

UPC: 013491322421

CD

Select