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Sarah for Lovers

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Download links and information about Sarah for Lovers by Sarah Vaughan. This album was released in 2003 and it belongs to Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Pop genres. It contains 16 tracks with total duration of 58:47 minutes.

Artist: Sarah Vaughan
Release date: 2003
Genre: Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Pop
Tracks: 16
Duration: 58:47
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. I've Got a Crush on You 4:01
2. It's Magic 3:10
3. I'll Close My Eyes 3:36
4. Embraceable You (1954 Album Version) 4:48
5. My One and Only Love 2:47
6. All the Things You Are (featuring Harold Mooney) 3:09
7. I'm in the Mood for Love 3:41
8. I'm Glad There Is You (featuring The Clifford Brown) 5:09
9. Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars) 3:21
10. That's All 3:30
11. Make Someone Happy 3:34
12. Word Can't Describe 4:32
13. Happiness Is Just a Thing Called Joe 3:49
14. Dreamsville 3:51
15. Polka Dots and Moonbeams 2:33
16. My Romance 3:16

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Sarah for Lovers is a 16-track compilation of tracks recorded from 1954 to 1967 for Verve and EmArcy that focuses on the romantic side of Sarah Vaughan. Most of the songs feature orchestral backing, though a handful have small-group backing, most notably the two tracks from 1954's Swingin' Easy: "Words Can't Describe" and her dreamy take on "Polka Dots and Moonbeams." The orchestral tracks can be a little sappy, especially when Vaughan is backed by Hal Mooney's Orchestra, as she is on "I've Got a Crush on You," "Happiness Is Just a Thing Called Joe," and "My Romance," or when she is backed by Hugo Peretti's Orchestra on "It's Magic" and "I'm in the Mood for Love." Songs she did with Quincy Jones' Orchestra are more successful; even though the three songs here feature strings, they still swing a little. The small-group tracks are where Vaughan really shines. Apart from the tracks from Swingin' Easy, there is a quartet track, "Embraceable You," from 1954's Sarah Vaughan; another track from that album, "I'm Glad There Is You," that features a larger group including Clifford Brown and is arranged by the always innovative Ernie Wilkins; a mellow take on "Corcovado" from 1964's Viva! Vaughan; and a sweet take on Henry Mancini's "Dreamsville" from 1964's underrated Sarah Vaughan Sings the Mancini Song Book that does feature strings but in a fairly unobtrusive manner.