Diana Krall: When I Look In Your Eyes
Bob Dorough’s "Devil May Care" is performed by a drummerless trio. Guitarist Russell Malone and bassist Ben Wolfe complement the singer’s playful lyric delivery and her solid piano interludes. "East of the Sun" is the place to find one of Krall’s better piano performances, as she works out at the keyboard with a rhythmic zeal to match her seamless lyric phrasing. From Dr. Dolittle, Leslie Bricusse’s "When I Look in Your Eyes" adds a full orchestra behind vocal and guitar; the balance is just right. Sung as a slow bossa nova, "I’ve Got You Under My Skin" extends the intimate orchestra-surrounded pattern and reveals a minimalist vocal/piano style destined to extend Krall’s emergence as a unique interpreter of popular song.
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Personnel: Collective Diana Krall- piano, vocals; Russell Malone- guitar; John Clayton, Ben Wolfe- bass; Jeff Hamilton, Lewis Nash- drums; Larry Bunker- vibes; Orchestra conducted by Eddie Karam and Johnny Mandel.
Record Label: Verve Music Group