Acker Bilk Accompanied By The Leon Young String Chorale ‎– Stranger On The Shore

Columbia ‎– SCXM 3434
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Stranger On The Shore
Written-By – Bilk*
A2 Lullaby
Arranged By – Bilk*, Young*
A3 Mean To Me
Written-By – Ahlert*, Turke*
A4 Greensleeves
Arranged By – Bilk*, Young*
A5 Take My Lips (Meravigliose Labbra)
Written-By – Usuelli*
A6 Sentimental Journey
Written-By – Homer*, Green*, Brown*
B1 Nobody Knows
Arranged By – Bilk*, Young*
B2 Is This The Blues?
Written-By – Bilk*, Young*
B3 Cielito Lindo
Arranged By – Bilk*, Young*
B4 Deep Purple
Written-By – De Rose*
B5 I Can't Get Started
Written-By – I. Gershwin*, Duke*
B6 Carolina Moon
Written-By – Davis*, Burke*

Companies, etc.



Cover information:
Sleeve made of thin card, laminated front, pinched spine.
On back, Artist credited as 'Acker Bilk Esquire'
Tracks A2, A4, B1 and B3 are shown as "new music'
Track A1 writer credit is shown as 'Bilk & Young'
Track A2 writer credit is shown as 'Young'
Recorded 12th August and 8th November 1960.
Recording first published in Nineteen Hundred Sixty One.
'The Album Decorations: The Mansell Collection'
Marketed By EMI New Zealand Limited P.O. Box 30-476 Lower Hutt
℗ 1962

Label information:
Artist credited as 'Mr. Acker Bilk'
Manufactured by EMI (New Zealand) Limited
Catalogue # SCXM.3434
Track B2 is shown as 'Is This The Blues'
Publisher’s ‘seals’ on both sides.

Publishing information:
Side 1, track 1, side 2, track 2 - Mellin
Side 1, tracks 2, 4, 5, side 2, tracks 1, 3 - Essex
Side 1, track 3, 6, side 2, tracks 4, 6 - Albert
Side 2, track 5 - Chappell

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout stamped): YAX 867 - 1U
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout stamped): YAX 868 - 1U
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): YAX.867
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): YAX.868