CD Two by Two: Ruby and Ellis Play Rodgers and Hart (CD 166486),
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Two by Two: Ruby and Ellis Play Rodgers and Hart

  • 1. My Funny Valentine
    2. Mountain Greenery
    3. Where or When
    4. I Didn't Know What Time It Was
    5. Blue Moon
    6. I Could Write a Book
    7. Thou Swell
    8. My Romance
    9. You Took Advantage of Me
    10. Little Girl Blue
    11. I Married an Angel
    12. Girl Friend, The
  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 8507

  • Credits

    Full Title: 2 x 2: Ruby Braff & Ellis Larkins Play Rodgers & Hart.
    Personnel: Ruby Braff (trumpet); Ellis Larkins (piano).
    Includes liner notes by John Hammond.
    Personnel: Ellis Larkins (piano); Ruby Braff (trumpet).
    Liner Note Author: John Hammond, Sr. .
    Photographer: Barney Cole.
    Besides accompanying singers like Ella Fitzgerald and Chris Connor on their debut LPs, the great pianist Larkins also recorded several duo sessions with the trumpeter Ruby Braff, one of which was this 1956 Rodgers & Hart collection. These are two master jazz melodists at their best and exceptional musical partners, Braff's forcefully blunt statements cushioned by Larkin's exquisite touch and harmonic sophistication.

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  • Genre: Jazz
  • Label: Vanguard 8507
  • Distributor: Welk
  • Analog/Digital: n/a
  • Mono/Stereo: Stereo
  • Studio/Live: Studio
  • UPC: 015707850728
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