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8 thoughts on “ Caught In The Middle Of My Years - Mel Tormé • George Shearing - An Evening At Charlies (CD, Album) ”

  1. Beside Marty Paich, none of Mel Torm?'s collaborators exerted such a large influence on the singer's career as George Shearing, the pianist whose understated, expressive accompaniment contributed to Torm?'s resurgence during the early '80s. Their six excellent albums together -- two of which, An Evening With and Top Drawer, earned Grammy awards -- proved that classic vocal music had.
  2. An Evening at Charlie's is a live album by the American jazz singer Mel Tormé, accompanied by George Shearing.
  3. Mel Torme was one of the rare singers who sounded better as he got older, and this album was from the period when his voice was at its peak. It's an intimate album, with Torme accompanied by a trio including George Shearing on piano. It's not quite a classic album, but it's got plenty of great moments/5(5).
  4. Velvet-toned vocalist Mel Tormé and elegantly swinging pianist George Shearing were, quite simply, an unrivaled pairing of talents. And —the year in which this timeless, Grammy®-Award nominated recording was made—was indeed A Vintage Year for this dynamic duo, finding both gentlemen at the peak of their creative and artistic powers.
  5. Format: CD, Year: , Label: Concord Jazz (CCD), Length: Release “An Evening at Charlie's” by George Shearing & Mel Tormé - MusicBrainz Log In.
  6. Artist: George Shearing / Mel Torme Title: An Elegant Evening Genre: Jazz Type: Used - LP Label: Concord Catalog ID: CJ Country: USA Our ID: .
  7. The pairing of Mel Tormé with George Shearing was one of the most brilliant affairs in jazz. Only the legendary combinations of Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, and that of Oscar Peterson with Milt Jackson are in the same class. Tormé & Shearing recorded 6 albums together and all were either nominated for, or won a Grammy Award.5/5(9).
  8. The Complete Concord Recordings of Mel Tormé and George Shearing is a tight, bookbound box set, similar in style to Columbia's series of Miles Davis sets, compiling each of their six original albums onto a single CD with a seventh full of bonus tracks, many of them also live. Setting the brilliant music heard within, this set isn't much more.

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