Songs and Lullabies - Fred Hersch & Norma Winstone
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  1. Longing
  2. Stars
  3. A Wish
  4. Lost in Another Time
  5. Songs and Lullabies
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  1. Longing
  2. Stars
  3. A Wish
  4. Lost in Another Time
  5. Songs and Lullabies
  6. Spirits
  7. The Eighth Deadly Sin
  8. Bird in the Rain
  9. To Music
  10. Song of Life
  11. Invitation to the Dance
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This is a deeply romantic CD, but not the fluffy kind: its music and words are powerful and introspective, rather than syrupy or sentimental. Fred Hersch has recorded with many fine vocalists -- Janis Siegel, Meredith d'Ambrosio, Barbara Sfraga, and Luciana Souza among them -- but this is the first time these 11 compositions are all his own, with lyrics and vocals by Azimuth co-founder Norma Winstone. Her words are intelligent and poetic, perfectly fitted to Hersch's lush melodies, and she sings with soul and grace. The ...

Songs and Lullabies 2003, Sunnyside

UPC: 016728110822

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