Craft Recordings celebrates 60th anniv. of Vince Guaraldi’s breakthrough album ‘Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus’
Craft Recordings proudly celebrates the 60th anniversary of Vince Guaraldi’s breakthrough album, Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus, with a variety of reissues. A deluxe, expanded edition of the 1962 album—featuring the GRAMMY® Award-winning instrumental hit “Cast Your Fate to the Wind”—offers 16 bonus tracks, including 12 previously unreleased selections, with outtakes and alternate takes of nearly every track on the album.
CRAFT RECORDINGS ANNOUNCES DEFINITIVE, BONUS-FILLED EDITION OF VINCE GUARALDI’S ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK RECORDING IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN
Craft Recordings proudly announces the definitive edition of Vince Guaraldi’s evocative soundtrack to the 1966 animated television special, It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, from Charles M. Schulz, creator of the PEANUTS® comic strip, and Lee Mendelson Film Productions. Remastered from newly discovered analog session reels, the album features seven previously unreleased alternate takes—all of which offer fascinating insight into Guaraldi’s creative process.
This holiday season, perennial favorite A Charlie Brown Christmas makes its return to cassette tape for the first time in three decades. Due out November 5th on Craft Recordings and available for pre-order today, this collectible, silver-colored cassette is limited to 5,000 units worldwide and makes the perfect stocking stuffer for PEANUTS fans of any age.
MUSIC FROM IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN SOUNDTRACK SET FOR COLLECTIBLE, PUMPKIN-SHAPED VINYL RELEASE
Concord Music Group is launching five new titles in its Very Best Of jazz series, which showcases some of the very best tracks culled from the recordings of some of the most influential artists in the history of the genre. The five new titles, which highlight the work of Dave Brubeck, Vince Guaraldi, The Bill Evans Trio, Thelonious Monk, and Cannonball Adderley, are set for release on August 7, 2012.