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A Tribute to Bing Crosby: Paramount's Greatest Singer

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A Tribute to Bing Crosby: Paramount's Greatest Singer

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Mel Torme
Producers:
Concord Jazz

We gave it an A

A lush stunner of an album—Torme’s most fully realized in years. It’s near- perfect in almost every way: voice, repertoire, arrangements, and instrumentation (Randy Sandke and Ken Peplowski make major contributions, soloing on trumpet and sax). Minor flaws? Occasional ponderousness, and overly close miking that exaggerates Torme’s tendency to sputter. A