The Complete Nelson Riddle Studio Sessions
Nat King Cole
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LIMITED EDITION 8-CD DELUXE BOX-SET
216 TRACKS!!! FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER ON A SINGLE SET
INCLUDES 40-PAGE BOOKLET WITH RARE PHOTOS & MEMORABILIA, UPDATED LINER NOTES, AND DETAILED DISCOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
This monumental 8-CD, 216 tracks box set presents, for the first time ever on a single release, all existing songs recorded by the great Nat King Cole with orchestras conducted and/or arranged by the equally great Nelson Riddle. Cole and Riddle started their extended collaboration in 1950 and continued to work together regularly for a whole decade until 1960, when Ralph Carmichael became Cole's main conductor.
Inclued here are such classics as "Unforgettable" and "Mona Lisa", along with dozens of pthers well known tunes, but also plenty of rare and hard to find items.
The songs are presented here in chronologically in session orders, and are accompanied by comprehensive 40-page booklet including rare photos, memorabilia, and detailed personnel information on the dates.
CD 1: 26 TRACKS - 77:18 Min.
CD 2: 26 TRACKS - 75:42 Min.
CD 3: 25 TRACKS - 73:38 Min.
CD 4: 27 TRACKS - 77:04 Min.
CD 5: 28 TRACKS - 76:22 Min.
CD 6: 30 TRACKS - 77:28 Min.
CD 7: 25 TRACKS - 73:41 Min.
CD 8: 29 TRACKS - 75:31 Min.