Forum, Bath, Somerset, England. Stylish Elegant Intimate Joyous Laid-Back/Mellow Refined Reflective Reserved Restrained Sophisticated. Live at the Forum, Bath 1992.
The composer of over 300 titles, he had multiple albums on the Billboard charts durin. ore . Year: 2001.
In 1949, he formed the first George Shearing Quintet, a band with Margie Hyams (vibraphone), Chuck Wayne (guitar), later replaced by Toots Thielemans (listed as John Tillman), John Levy (bass), and Denzil Best (drums). This line-up recorded for Discovery, Savoy, and MGM, including the immensely popular single "September in the Rain" (MGM), which sold over 900,000 copies; "my other hit" to accompany "Lullaby of Birdland". 2001: Live at the Forum, Bath 1992 – BBC Legends (Live). 2003: George Shearing – Jazz Legend.
Popular albums by this artist. The Best of George Shearing. George Meets the Lion: The Original Quintet & Solos. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
1992: Walkin': Live at the Blue Note – Telarc (Live). 1992: How Beautiful Is Night – Telarc. 1994: That Shearing Sound – Telarc. 1994: Cocktail for Two – Jazz World. 1995: Paper Moon: Songs of Nat King Cole. 1998: Christmas with The George Shearing Quintet – Telarc. 2000: Just for You: Live in the 1950s – Jazz Band. 2004: George Shearing: Lullaby of Birdland. 2004: Swing Era – George Shearing. 2004: Joe Williams with George Shearing: A Song is Born. 2005: Duo Featuring Neil Swainson.
1961: George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers – Jazz. In 2004, he released his memoirs, Lullaby of Birdland, which was accompanied by a double-album "musical autobiography", Lullabies of Birdland. Shortly afterwards, however, he suffered a fall at his home and retired from regular performing. In 2012 Derek Paravicini and jazz vocalist Frank Holder did a tribute concert to the recordings of Shearing. 1992: Walkin': Live at the Blue Note – Telarc (Live).
The composer of over 300 titles, he had multiple albums on the Billboard charts during the 1950s, 1960s, 1980s and 1990s. He died of heart failure on February 14, 2011 in New York City, at the age of 91. Personal life. Shearing was married twice, first to the former Trixie Bayes, to whom he was married from 1941 to 1973 . 1998: Christmas with The George Shearing Quintet - Telarc. 2000: Just for You: Live in the 1950s - Jazz Band. 2001: Live at the Forum, Bath 1992 - BBC Legends (Live). 2001: Back to Birdland - Telarc (Live). 2002: The Rare Delight of You (with John Pizzarelli) – Telarc.
George Shearing at Home is a cool jazz music live album recording by GEORGE SHEARING released in 2013 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. George Shearing: piano; Don Thompson: bass. Recorded in Shearing's home during a six-week residency at a New York City jazz club in 1983. Thanks to snobb for the addition. No release results found : showing artist results instead.
The George Shearing Quintet: все альбомы, включая Midnight Sun, Nat Sings and George Swings, Mambo With Me и другие. 2011 Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1959. George Shearing, The George Shearing Quintet. 2008 Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1958. 1962 Live, Mono Version. The George Shearing Quintet.
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Written-By – Swainson*
|2||Just A Mood
Written-By – Shearing*
Written-By – Brubeck*
Written-By – Brighetti*, Martino*
|5||All Or Nothing At All
Written-By – Altman*, Lawrence*
|6||For Heaven's Sake
Written-By – Meyer*, Bretton*, Edwards*
Written-By – Davis*
|8a||Kyrie From B Minor Mass
Written-By – J. S. Bach*
Written By – Traditional
Written-By – Powell*
|10||Lullaby Of Birdland
Written-By – Weiss*, Shearing*
|11||If You Were The Only Girl In The World
Written By – Grey*Written-By – Ayer*
|12||Loot To Boot
Written-By – Garner*
|13||George Shearing Interviewed By June Knox-Mawer||12:22|
- Copyright (c) – BBC Worldwide Ltd.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – BBC Worldwide Ltd.
- Remastered At – Maida Vale Studios
- Bass – Neil Swainson (tracks: 1 to 12)
- Liner Notes – Alyn Shipton
- Piano – George Shearing
- Producer, Compiled By, Remastered By – Derek Drescher
- Vocals – George Shearing (tracks: 6)
NotesRecorded in 1992 at the Forum in Bath, England.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 6 84911 70052 7
- SPARS Code: ADD