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Rod Stewart - It Had To Be You... The Great American Songbook (2003)

Rod Stewart - It Had To Be You… The Great American Songbook (2003)
DVD9 | Video: PAL 4:3 (720x576) | Audio: Dolby AC3, 5.1/Dolby AC3, 2.0 | 5.9 Gb | Scans | Time: 90 mins
J Records | 82876-503929
Soft Rock, Classic Rock, Traditional Pop Rock, Swing

Filmed at an exclusive one-night only concert in November 2002 in New York, Rod's new DVD release features live versions of his recent classic American recordings, plus a selection of his classics… The Great American Songbook DVD contains over 20 tracks; DVD extras include exclusive interview footage, never seen before photo gallery of Rod plus biography and discography and multi-angle camera segments. Rod at his best!!!

Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)  Music

Posted by mark70 at Nov. 15, 2016
Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)

Edward Simon - Latin American Songbook (2016)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 54:58 min | 126 MB
Genre: Latin Jazz | Label: Sunnyside

The music of Latin America has long been some of the world’s most beloved, whether Brazilian bossa nova, Argentinean tango, Cuban bolero or irresistible songs from Chile, Puerto Rico and Venezuela. Pianist Edward Simon – a native of Venezuela who has made a name for himself over decades in America as a jazz pianist, bandleader and composer-arranger, along with being a Guggenheim Fellow and member of the hit SFJAZZ Collective – has created fresh, supple interpretations of melodies from all these countries for Latin American Songbook.
Various Artists - Great American Songbook: Ladies Of Song (Box Set) (2004)

Various Artists - Great American Songbook: Ladies Of Song (Box Set) (2004)
Vocal Jazz, Pop, Easy Listening | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 202 min | 478 MB
Label: Dynamic Entertainment | Rel: 2004

Great American Songbook: Ladies of Song is a budget-priced, three-disc sampler devoted to romantic ballads and relaxing background music from popular vocalists of the '40s. These 66 tracks feature several tracks apiece by Peggy Lee, June Christy, Doris Day, and Ella Fitzgerald, along with second-tier vocalists including Kathryn Grayson, Margaret Whiting, and Vera Lynn. While the packaging is drab, the music successfully highlights the best female singers of the era.

Various Artists - The Great American Songbook (2003)  Music

Posted by robi62 at May 11, 2014
Various Artists - The Great American Songbook (2003)

Various Artists - The Great American Songbook (2003)
Video: NTSC, MPEG-2 at 4 736 Kbps, 720 x 480 at 29.970 fps | Audio: AC-3 6ch. at 448 Kbps, AC-3 2ch. at 192 Kbps
Genre: Jazz | Label: Warner Home Video | Copy: Untouched | Release Date: 22 April 2003 | Runtime: 175 min. | 7,49 GB (DVD9)
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French

The Great American Songbook is an ambitious documentary that chronicles 100 years of American popular song through film clips and photographs. It stretches from minstrel shows to Elvis, but features most prominently the "Golden Age" songwriters of the 1930s through the 1950s–Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, Richard Rodgers with both Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein, and others.
Barb Jungr - The Men I Love: The New American Songbook (2010/2013) [Official Digital Download] RE-UP

Barb Jungr - The Men I Love: The New American Songbook (2010/2013)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 52:18 minutes | 665 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Barb Jungr is more than just a great singer. She's one of the world's premiere song stylists, drawing critical acclaim both sides of the Atlantic. Her latest album, The Men I Love, her first for Naim documents Jungr's love of American popular song and its songwriters.
VA - The Great American Songbook, BBC Four Sessions (2010) [HDTV]

VA - The Great American Songbook, BBC Four Sessions (2010) [HDTV]
Video: AVC 1440x1080 (16:9), 9.2Mbps, 25fps | Audio: AC-3 384kbps, 6ch / MP2 256Kbps, 2ch | 59:00 | 4.2 GB (3% rec.)
Vocal Jazz | BBC Four HD | HDTV->MKV

Highlights of a unique gathering of eclectic artists at Air Studios in London to celebrate the songs and composers of the Great American Songbook. Performers are Paolo Nutini, Melody Gardot, Claire Martin, Jose James, Sharleen Spiteri, Krystle Warren, and Gwyneth Herbert.
Mel Torme - The Great American Songbook (Live At Michael's Pub) (1993)

Mel Torme - The Great American Songbook (Live At Michael's Pub) (1993)
EAC rip | FLAC image + cue + log + scans / MP3 320 kbps | 01:03:28 | 342 MB / 160 MB (3% rec.)
Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Traditional Pop | Label: Telarc, CD-83328

Mel Tormé, 67 at the time of this recording, proves to still be very much in his musical prime. For this live set, the singer wrote ten of the 15 arrangements and programmed plenty of variety in moods and tempos for his voice including a seven-song Duke Ellington mini-set. His masterful interpretation of "Stardust" is a highpoint.

Aretha Franklin - The Great American Songbook (2011)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at Jan. 31, 2011
Aretha Franklin - The Great American Songbook (2011)

Aretha Franklin - The Great American Songbook
Soul, Jazz | mp3 190 Kbps VBR | 57:08 min | 73.72 MB
Label: Columbia | Tracks: 18 | Rls.date: 2011-02-01

Aretha Franklin is one of the giants of soul music, and indeed of American pop as a whole. More than any other performer, she epitomized soul at its most gospel-charged. Her astonishing run of late-'60s hits earned her the title "Lady Soul," which she has worn uncontested ever since.

Rod Stewart - The Best Of The Great American Songbook (2011)  Music

Posted by miluzeroman at Jan. 29, 2011
Rod Stewart - The Best Of The Great American Songbook (2011)


Rod Stewart - The Best Of The Great American Songbook (2011)
MP3 VBR V2 167kbps avg | 50:30 min | 60,83MB | 1CD
Soul | Label: Sony Music

THE BEST OF…THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK presents the highlights from five albums, recorded across eight years, which have become nothing less than a musical and cultural phenomenon. In addition, this new “Songbook” collection features one, newly recorded, never before released track "You’ll Never Know,” produced by one of Rod’s longtime collaborators Richard Perry, along with brand new mixes of “Someone To Watch Over Me” and “Bye Bye Blackbird.”

VA - 100 Hits - American Songbook (2010)  Music

Posted by denukez at Aug. 14, 2010
VA - 100 Hits - American Songbook (2010)

VA - 100 Hits - American Songbook (2010)
MP3 320 kbps | No Covers | 729 MB
Genre: Pop, Rock, Jazz | 5CD | Release: 17 May 2010 | Label: DMG 100