1.Prelude to Way Down Yonder in New Orleans / Way Down Yonder in New Orlean
2.New Orleans Moon
3.Basin Street Blues
4.When the Saints Go Marching In
5.St. James Infirmary / Just a Closer Walk with Thee
10.The Battle of New Orleans
11.Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans
Song previews provided courtesy of iTunes
Personnel: Ray Stevens (keyboards, bass instrument, bass guitar); Brian Sterling (guitar, banjo, mandolin); Jerry Kimbrough (guitar); Glen Duncan , Stuart Duncan (fiddle); The Nashville String Machine (strings); Denis Solee (clarinet); George Tidwell (trumpet, flugelhorn); Barry Green (trombone); Scott Weckerly (drums); Jennifer O'Brien, Lisa Silver, Kira Small (background vocals).
Recording information: Ray Stevens Studio, Nashville, TN.
Arranger: Ray Stevens.
Best known for his zany novelty hits, veteran singer-songwriter Ray Stevens gets into serious mode and pays touching tribute to the Big Easy on NEW ORLEANS MOON. Highlights of the Louisiana-steeped set include the lively renditions of "Basin Street Blues," "Jambalaya," and, of course, "When the Saints Go Marching In."