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By Stan Kenton
Label: Tantara Productions
Track listing: I’m Glad There Is You; Easy to Love; Intermission Riff; Street Scene; The Blues Story; Maria; Malaguena; My Old Flame; Waltz of the Prophets; It Might as Well Be Spring; The Peanut Vendor; All the Things You Are; What Is Love; Tuxedo Junction; A Lot of Livin’ to Do; Give Me a Song with a Beautiful Melody; Let Your Love Walk In; Begin the Beguine; Artistry in Bossa Nova.
by Jack Bowers
Among bandleader Stan Kenton's many ensembles, surely none has given rise to as many differences of opinion--pro and con--as the Mellophonium Orchestra of the early 1960s. Audiences generally loved the warm and inviting sound of the mellophonium, residing in a nether region between trumpet and trombone; musicians, on the other hand--both those who played the mellophonium ...