Nat King Cole - Stepping Out of a Dream (2003)
EAC | FLAC (log,image+cue) -> 224 Mb (5% Rec.)
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Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Traditional Pop | Label: Hear Music / EMI Music, #:762111626141 | 0:43:36
From HearMusic's Opus Collection line comes Stepping Out of a Dream, a collection of Nat King Cole's higher quality songs as deemed by the compilation experts. The collection focuses on the work from the '50s and '60s, making only passing reference to his earlier piano work. The feature that sets this compilation apart from the numerous other Cole retrospectives is the song selection. The producers avoided the most obvious choices and the standards of Cole's career, replacing them with a number of basic standards from the jazz repertoire imbued with his outstanding sense of delivery and timing.