Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Joshua Bell At Home With Friends Album Review

The minute I put this cd in I started to relax! I absolutely loved the sound of Joshua Bell. This is a great cd to listen to while your at home or in the car and just want to feel relaxed and stress free from a hectic day. It would be a perfect gift for anybody on your Christmas list this year or for no occasion at all! Here is a track list of the album:

I Loves You Porgy featuring Chris Botti, trumpet
Come Again featuring Sting, vocals
Oblivion featuring Carel Kraayenhof, bandoneon
Cinema Paradiso featuring Josh Groban, vocals
Para Tí featuring Tiempo Libre, various
My Funny Valentine featuring Kristin Chenoweth, vocals
Maybe So featuring Edgar Meyer Sam Bush and Mike Marshall, strings
Grieg: Sonata No. 3 featuring Sergei Rachmaninoff (Zenph re-performance)
Eleanor Rigby featuring Frankie Moreno, piano & vocals
O, Cease Thy Maiden Fair featuring Nathan Gunn, baritone
Il Postino featuring Carel Kraayenhof, bandoneon
Left Hand Song featuring Regina Spektor, piano & vocals
Chovendo Na Roseira featuring Dave Grusin, piano
Look Away featuring Edgar Meyer, bass and Chris Thile, mandolin
Variant Moods: Duet for Sitar & Violin featuring Anoushka Shankar, sitar
I'll Take Manhattan featuring Marvin Hamlisch, piano
Left Hand featuring Regina Spektor, vocals

Check out Joshua Bell's facebook and website to stay up to date on this and any other upcoming albums.

Harry Connick Jr. Your Songs Album Review

Now I know when everybody hears Harry Connick Jr. they think about his great acting well believe it or not but he has an even greater voice! His voice is so sensuous and genuine. I loved listening to this whole cd. I wasn't to familiar with some of the songs do to my age but he made me wanna hear them! Here is a list of the track list for his new album Your Songs:

All The Way (Frank Sinatra)
Just The Way You Are (Billy Joel)
Can’t Help Falling In Love With You (Elvis Presley)
And I Love Her (The Beatles)
(They Long To Be) Close To You (The Carpenters)
Besame Mucho
The Way You Look Tonight
First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Roberta Flack)
Your Song (Elton John)
Some Enchanted Evening
And I Love You So (Don McLean)
Who Can I Turn To? (Tony Bennett)
Smile (Charlie Chaplin)
Mona Lisa (Nat King Cole)

Check out Harry's facebook page and website to stay up to date on this and any other upcoming albums he may have!