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By Jeff Rupert
Label: Flying Horse Records
Track listing: One Mint Julep; Let the Good Times Roll; Hallelujah I Love Her So; I’m Movin’ On; It Should’ve Been Me; Lonely Avenue; What’d I Say; You Don’t Know Me; Watermelon Man; (It’s Not Easy) Bein’ Green; Hit the Road, Jack; Busted; Unchain My Heart.
by Jack Bowers
On its seventh recording, Florida Rays, the University of Central Florida's always dependable Flying Horse Big Band abandons its usual modus operandistraight-from-the-hip contemporary jazz--to survey music associated with R&B legend (and Florida native) Ray Charles. As Charles, an accomplished musician, was best known as a vocalist, one might anticipate (correctly) that a handful of Charles' progeny ...