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Arlen to Arlen: A Timeless Tribute to Harold Arlen by Sam Arlen

This is a memorable listening experience, a tribute to the best-known songs of composer Harold Arlen. Arlen's son, well-known saxophonist Sam Arlen, leads the big band sounds in fine form.

Among the fourteen songs are Arlen's best. Songs include "Come Rain Or Come Shine," "Stormy Weather," "Anyplace I Hang My Hat Is Home," "Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea," "Over The Rainbow," among others.

Fans of the music of composer Harold Arlen will want this one for their collection. Big Band fans will love its smooth, imaginative imagery. A fine collection!

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Sam Arlen
  • CD Title: Arlen to Arlen: A Timeless Tribute to Harold Arlen
  • Genre: Big Band / Swing
  • Year Released: 2004
  • Record Label: JoSam Records
  • Tracks: A fine display of saxophone techniques and big band sound are found in all the songs, and special note to Come Rain Or Come Shine and Stormy Weather.
  • Musicians: Sam Arlen, saxophone. Richie Iacona, piano, various guest artists.
  • Rating: Five Stars
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