George Shearing with Andrew Simpkins – The Many Facets of George Shearing (1978/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/88,2 kHz | Time – 50:05 minutes | 866 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Front Cover | © MPS Records
This 1976 session finds pianist George Shearing at a crossroads in his career, transitioning from his classic quintet to working with smaller duos or trios. He is accompanied here only by bassist Andrew Simpkins, an alumnus of The Three Sounds. The material focuses mainly on pop hits, from the Beatles to Mack the Knife.
01 – Here, There And Everywhere
02 – Moonlight in Vermont
03 – Yours Is My Heart Alone
04 – Higher and Higher: It never entered my mind
05 – Things Ain’t What They Used To Be
06 – Mack the Knife
07 – While We’re Young
08 – Pensativa
09 – Falling in Love With You Again
10 – Put Your Little Foot Right Out
11 – Misty
Produced, Engineered & Mixed by Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer.
Recorded in April 76 in his [H.G.B.S.] private studio.
George Shearing – piano
Andrew Simpkins – bass