CD performed by the 101 Strings Orchestra, released in 1993 in Spain by the Horus label. In this case it includes twelve classic and universal themes of the great musicals of film and theater at Broadway and Hollywood. Memorable productions of the musical history that have created universal and timeless melodies.
Whether it be show and filmmusic or classic crooner's ballads, America has produced many of the world's finest songwriters. Legendary names such as Gershwin, Cole Porter, Rodgers and Hammerstein and Henry Mancini have become synonymous with timeless melodies, and this album gives you 22 bona fide classics, performed by the 101 Strings, an orchestra of the highest technical skill with the finest musicians in Europe. To enjoy this journey through some truly great American compositions.
This CD is very nostalgic and reminds of the vintage/classic Robert Rheims Organ, Chimes & Carols, "CHRISTMAS IN CAROLS" LP album. This Thomas Kinkade "SILENT NIGHT" CD also has organ, chimes and choral, but is updated and sounds more modern than the old Rhymes album.