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MG-25008: Alec Wilder Octets

[Front Cover] Label Type : black/gold Mercury type A
Matrix Number : SIDE-A MG 25008A    5
SIDE-B MG 25008B    5



Comments

One of the earliest pressings with papersleeve jacket, whose front has small writings.

Inside The Groove

Jazzy as well as "classical" flavoured ensemble, by a famous composer.

Personal Impression (and brief notes)

-

Strictly Personal Rating (to what extent I could enjoy this album)

5 out of 10




Track Listing

SIDE-A
A-1 2886 Jack, This Is My Husband -
A-2 2887 They Needed No Words -
A-3 2888 Footnote To A Summer Love -
A-4 2889 The Children Met The Train -
SIDE-B
B-1 2890 Little White Samba -
B-2 2891 Little Girl Grows Up -
B-3 2892 Remember Me To Youth -
B-4 2893 The Amorous Poltergeist -

Personnel


Personnel/recorded date/master numbers confirmed with the Ruppli's discography.
(“The Mercury Labels - A Discography” by Ruppli and Novitsky, Greenwood Press, 1993)

Even the Ruppli's discography doesn't have detailed personnel and recorded date/place - any contribution is welcome!

Alec Wilder Octet (members unknown - information needed).
Recorded in 1949?

UPDATE (Sep. 15, 2007): I found the website dedicated to Alec Wilder and it had detailed personnel info like this:
Alec Wilder Octet:
Jimmy Carroll (cl), Mitchell Miller (oboe, English horn), Eddie Powell (fl),
Harold Goltzer (bassoon), Reggie Merrill (b-cl),
Dick Wolff (harpsichord), Frank Carroll (b), Gary Gillis (ds).
Recorded in 1947.

related information




Jackets

Front Back
[MG-25008 FRONT] [MG-25008 BACK]



Labels

Side A Side B
[MG-25008 A] [MG-25008 B]



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