Scheherazade and Other Stories ()

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Track Listing
  1. Trip to the Fair
  2. The Vultures Fly High
  3. Ocean Gypsy
  4. Song of Scheherazade: Fanfare
  5. Song of Scheherazade: The Betrayal
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  1. Trip to the Fair
  2. The Vultures Fly High
  3. Ocean Gypsy
  4. Song of Scheherazade: Fanfare
  5. Song of Scheherazade: The Betrayal
  6. Song of Scheherazade: The Sultan
  7. Song of Scheherazade: Love Theme
  8. Song of Scheherazade: The Young Prince and Princess
  9. Song of Scheherazade: Festival Preparations
  10. Song of Scheherazade: Fugue for the Sultan
  11. Song of Scheherazade: The Festival
  12. Song of Scheherazade: Finale
  13. Jekyll and Hyde
  14. Forever Changing
  15. The Winter Tree
  16. Carpet of the Sun
  17. Secret Mission
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This album was the group's magnum opus in the perception of many onlookers and fans, and it still plays well, though its flaws are more evident than they were at the time. The "Song of Scheherazade," really a suite for the group supported by the London Symphony Orchestra and a chorus, started with guitarist-composer Michael Dunford, who had a personal fascination with the medieval literary work Tales of 1,001 Arabian Nights , and was realized by Dunford and his composing partner Betty Thatcher, with bassist Jon Camp and ...

Scheherazade and Other Stories 2010, Friday Music

UPC: 829421751021

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