Victor Feldman Latinsville [Bonus Tracks]

McAfee Secure sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit/debit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams
Rating 5.0
1 rating
LOW STOCK: Only 3 copies left
List Price: $18.98
Your Price: $17.08
You Save: $1.90 (10% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  CMY 9005

Customers who purchased this item also bought these:

CD Details

  • Fantasy Warehouse Clearance Sale product may be specifically marked for one-way sale
  • Released: May 13, 2003
  • Label: Contemporary

Tracks:

  • 1.South of the Border
  • 2.She's a Latin from Manhattan
  • 3.Flying Down to Rio
  • 4.Cuban Pete
  • 5.The Gypsy
  • 6.Poinciana
  • 7.Lady of Spain
  • 8.Spain
  • 9.Cuban Love Song
  • 10.In a Little Spanish Town
  • 11.Fiesta
  • 12.Woody 'n You
  • 13.Poinciana - (previously unreleased)
  • 14.Pancho - (previously unreleased)
  • 15.Breeze and I, The - (previously unreleased)
  • 16.Bullues Bullose - (previously unreleased)
  • 17.Lady of Spain - (previously unreleased)

Product Description:

Personnel: Victor Feldman (vibraphone, piano); Walter Benton (tenor saxophone); Conte Candoli (trumpet); Frank Rosolino (trombone); Vince Guaraldi, Andy Thomas (piano); Al McKibbon, Tony Reyes, Scott LaFaro (bass); Nick Martinis, Stan Levey (drums); Frank Guerrero, Willie Bobo (timbales); Armando Peraza (bongos); Ramon Rivera, Mongo Santamaria (congas)
Recorded at Contemporary Studios, Los Angels, California in 1958-59. Includes
liner notes by Leonard Feather.
Personnel: Victor Feldman (piano, vibraphone); Walter Benton (tenor saxophone); Conte Candoli (trumpet); Frank Rosolino (trombone); Andy Thomas, Vince Guaraldi (piano); Nick Martinis, Stan Levey (drums); Ramon Rivera, Mongo Santamar¡a (congas); Armando Peraza (bongos); Frank Guerrero, Willie Bobo (timbales).
Audio Remasterer: Kirk Felton.
Liner Note Authors: Leonard Feather; Stuart Kremsky.
Recording information: Contemporary's Studio, Los Angeles, CA (03/02/1959-05/04/1959).
Vibraphonist Victor Feldman's 1959 recording Latinsville found the British expatriate exploring various Latin rhythms in a decidedly West Coast style. Featuring an all-star group that included such cool school luminaries as trumpeter Conte Candoli and Frank Rosolino, Feldman also brought in Latin music pros including percussionists Willie Bobo and Mongo Santamaria, bassist Tony Reyes, and others. Selecting such popular songs of the day as "South of the Border," "Poinciana" and "Lady of Spain" -- most of which never originally specified a Latin-style treatment -- Feldman made explicit each songs implied Latin idiom. Although artists such as vibist Cal Tjader and Dizzy Gillespie had been producing Afro-Cuban and Brazilian inflected jazz for a few years, the cross-pollination didn't really catch on until the '60s. Consequently, Latinsville, while in no way as influential as say, Getz/Gilberto, is nonetheless a forgotten gem. ~ Matt Collar

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Genre:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for Victor Feldman

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 91,226
  • UPC: 025218900522
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item