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I've got the world on a string

1932; SIGCD341: orchestrated by Jonathan Rathbone
author of text

Written for the 1932 Cotton Club Parade, one of the many revues held at New York’s Cotton Club, which thrived during the years of prohibition, and employed the elite jazz musicians of the day, such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong and Count Basie, amongst many others.

from notes by Signum Classics © 2013

Dieser Song wurde für die Cotton Club Parade 1932 geschrieben, einer die vielen Revuen, die im New Yorker Cotton Club stattfanden. Der Klub entwickelte sich in der Zeit der Prohibition zu einem beliebten Treffpunkt, in dem die besten damaligen Jazzmusiker wie Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong und Count Basie und viele andere auftraten.

aus dem Begleittext von Signum Classics © 2013


Great American Songbook
Studio Master: SIGCD341Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Love Songs
SIGCD565Download only


Track 6 on SIGCD341 CD1 [2'54] Download only
Track 4 on SIGCD565 [2'54] Download only
Track 7 on SIGCD341 CD2 [3'40] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD341 disc 1 track 6

Recording date
13 March 2013
Recording venue
Alsion 2, Sønderborg, Denmark
Recording producer
Alexander L'Estrange
Recording engineer
Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Great American Songbook (SIGCD341)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: September 2013
    Download only
  2. Love Songs (SIGCD565)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: February 2019
    Download only
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