By David Browne
Updated October 26, 1990 at 04:00 AM EDT

In a Sentimental Mood/Mathis Sings Ellington

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Teaming Johnny Mathis with such elegant material as ”Lush Life” seems perfect, but the results are less than wonderful, wonderful in In a Sentimental Mood/Mathis Sings Ellington. Mathis’ voice often sounds unexpectedly ragged; when it doesn’t, it’s fighting to be heard over the overdone orchestrations. C

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In a Sentimental Mood/Mathis Sings Ellington

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