Unsung Hero: Great Sinatra Standards performed on Trombone
Instrumental Solo Part and CD. Published by Music Minus One (MO.MMOCD3906).
Item Number: MO.MMOCD3906
ISBN 1596154640. Soloist: George Roberts, trombone; Ensemble: The MMO Orchestra.
George Roberts, trombonist with Nelson Riddle and soloist on most of the famed Sinatra recordings, performs these standards, in a master class for trombonists. Mr. Roberts has performed on film soundtracks in over 4,000 films, and has accompanied such stellar performers as Sammy Davis Jr. and dozens of other headliners in Hollywood and Las Vegas. His career is the subject of legends. Listen, learn and perform!
Includes a high-quality printed solo part; and a compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by the orchestral accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist.
- I've got you Under My Skin Performed by Cole Porter (m&l)
- I've Got The World On A String Performed by Harold Arlen & Ted Koehler (m&l)
- Summer Wind Performed by Henry Mayer (m); Johnny Mercer (l)
- Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) Performed by Bart Howard (m&l)
- You Make Me Feel So Young Performed by Mack Gordon; Josef Myrow (m&l)
- Witchcraft Performed by Cy Coleman (m); Carolyn Leigh (l) (arr. Odrich)
- My Way (Comme d'habitude) Performed by Paul Anka (English Lyrics); Revaux & Claude Francois (m & L - Original French Ver.)
- Chicago Performed by Fred Fisher (m&l)
- Embraceable You Performed by George Gershwin (m); Ira Gershwin (l)
- Saturday Night (Is the Loneliest Night of the Week) Performed by Jule Styne (m); Sammy Cahn (l)