You will find nine songs on this happy sounding album. Songs that perfectly match the cover artwork and the album title. Songs like "Joy Spring" and "Smile" just to name a few. The album "Smile" was recorded at the SWF Studios in Baden-Baden during summer and winter of 1987. One of ther last albums that was releases originally on vinyl.
The subtitle says it all really. This whole album is a sweet homage to the sound of swinging Jazz. Ten classics aranged by Peter Herbolzheimer and played insanley tight by Rhythm Combination and Brass. Outstanding and timeless classics like "Take The A Train" and "Mood Indigo" mixed up by Herbolzheimer compositions are painting a colourful picture here.
Straight classics on this album back from 1984. You will find Jazz standards like "Round Midnight" and also Herbolzheimer cvery own ompositions. Lots of brass and the typical warm sound of Herbolzheimer´s trombone play.
For his 20th year anniversary with the Rhythm Combination and Brass, Peter Herbolzheimer lays down a perfect blend of Jazz classics plus some of his own compositions. Freshly arranged songs by Miles Davis, Chick Corea, Dizzy Gillespie and Brazilian composer and singer Edu Lobo are teaming up with Herbolzheimer songs as the classics "Sally O" and "Just Like That".
The last album of this foursome series is featuring the title track "Close to You" by living legend Burt Bacharach as well as rare pearls like the German "Haben Sie Schon Mal Im Dunkeln Geküsst". And as usually it contains some compositions by Peter Herbolzheimer.
Strong Swing Classics like "Moonriver" and "Cheek to Cheek newly arranged by Peter Herbolzheimer and performed by his Orchestra. This album features ten great Swing songs from the Golden Era including "Die Kleine Stadt Will Schlafen" composed by Mister Peter Herbolzheimer himself.
This is the very first album of the great Music for Swinging Dancers Series. It is featuring classic songs like "Teach to Tonight", "The Lady Is A Tramp" plus some fine Peter Herbolzheimer compositions like "Dinner For One" and "Dave´s Not Here".
Swing Classics like "Hit The Road Jack" and many others, arranged by the man himself Peter Herbolzheimer. On this second part of the series "Swinging Dancers" Herbolzhiemer is featuring long time band member Herb Geller and vibrphonic master Wolfgang Schlüter. And please dont get confused by the album sub-title. And you surely will dance, that is guaranteed.
With his famous formation "Rhythm Combination and Brass" Peter Herbolzheimer is playing compositions by Jazz legends like Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Thelonius Monk, Charles Mingus and Dizzie Gillespie mainly from their bebop era. So here is strictly big band bebop for your listening pleasure.
Fantastic Latin Jazz album by Peter Herbolzheimer Rhythm Combination & Brass. Contains compositions by Chick Corea and lots of brazilian giants like Edu Lobo, Jorge Ben and Ivan Lins. Professionally rounded up by songs from Rob Pronk and Peter Herbolzheimer. And as a bonus "Latin Groove" is also featuring the legendary Brazilian percussion player Dom Um Romao.
Recorded live on 1986 at the legendary Studio 1 at SWF Baden-Baden, Germany.