Les Baxter ‎– Les Baxter Vol.1 (Eight Classic Albums)

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Real Gone ‎– RGJCD261
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4 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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Music Out Of The Moon (1947)
1-1 Lunar Rhapsody 3:03
1-2 Moon Moods 2:55
1-3 Lunette 2:53
1-4 Celestial Nocturne 3:05
1-5 Mist O' The Moon 2:45
1-6 Radar Blues 3:09
Perfume Set To Music (1948)
1-7 Toujours Moi 2:52
1-8 Tzigane 2:54
1-9 Possession 3:17
1-10 L'Ardent Nuit 3:27
1-11 Jet 3:35
1-12 Fame 3:06
Arthur Murray's Favorites - Tango's (1951)
2-1 Jalouise
Written-By – Jacob Gade
2:59
2-2 El Choclo
Written-By – A G Villoldo*, Les Baxter
2:55
2-3 Romantic Rio
Written-By – Baxter*
2:18
2-4 The Moon Was Yellow
Written-By – Edgar Leslie, Fred E Ahlert*
2:57
2-5 Adios
Written-By – Eddie Woods, Enric Madriguera
2:34
2-6 Venesuela
Written-By – Alfredo Corenzo
2:38
2-7 La Cumparsita
Written-By – Gerardo Matos Rodriguez*
2:29
2-8 Adios, Muchachos
Written-By – J C Sanders*
2:22
2-9 Blue Mirage
Written-By – Lothar Olias*, Sam Coslow
1:50
2-10 Orchids In The Moonlight
Written-By – Vincent Youmans
2:13
2-11 Christal 2:54
2-12 Noche 2:21
Ritual Of The Savage (1951)
2-13 Busy Port 3:03
2-14 Sophisticated Savage 2:12
2-15 Jungle River Boat 3:04
2-16 Jungle Flower 2:41
2-17 Barquita 1:41
2-18 Stone God 3:08
2-19 Quiet Village 3:17
2-20 Jungle Jalopy 2:34
2-21 Coronation 2:57
2-22 Love Dance 2:16
2-23 Kinkajou 1:49
2-24 The Ritual 3:10
Festival Of The Gnomes (1953)
3-1 Part 1 - Nightfall 2:19
3-2 Part 2 - Dance Of The Gnomes 2:53
3-3 Part 3 - Entrance Of The Fairies 3:03
3-4 Part 4 - Finale And Daybreak 2:52
3-5 Valse Viennese 2:57
3-6 Santa Maria Del Fiore 2:46
3-7 La Polonesa 2:30
3-8 Tarantella 2:56
Thinking Of You (1954)
3-9 Thinking Of You
Written-By – Burt Kalmar*, Harry Ruby
3:09
3-10 Speak Low
Written-By – Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash
2:26
3-11 Because Of You
Written-By – Arthur Hammerstein, Dudley Wilkinson
2:48
3-12 With My Eyes Wide Open I'm Dreaming
Written-By – Harry Revel, Mack Gordon
2:44
3-13 I Love Paris
Written-By – Cole Porter
2:20
3-14 Miss You
Written-By – C Tobias*, H Tobias*, H Tobias*
2:33
3-15 Nevertheless
Written-By – Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby
3:19
3-16 Lost In Meditation
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*, Tizol*, Singer*
2:50
3-17 Mine
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
2:42
3-18 The Nearness Of You
Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington
3:10
3-19 Vieni Vieni
Written-By – Rudy Vallee, Vincent Scotto
2:00
3-20 Little White Lies
Written-By – Walter Donaldson
2:58
The Passions (1954)
4-1 Despair 3:16
4-2 Ectasy 6:06
4-3 Hate 3:07
4-4 Lust 2:52
4-5 Terror 3:10
4-6 Jealousy 2:55
4-7 Joy 2:39
Arthur Murray's Favorites - Modern Waltzes (1955)
4-8 The Champagne Waltz
Written-By – Oakland*, Conrad*, Milton Drake
2:01
4-9 Carolina Moon
Written-By – Davis*, Burke*
2:23
4-10 Vienna Dreams
Written-By [Uncredited] – Rudolf Sieczynski
2:05
4-11 The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
Written-By – Rodgers/Hart*
2:01
4-12 The Shadow Waltz
Written-By – Dubin*, Warren*
2:09
4-13 Cuban Love Song
Written-By – Fields*, Stothart*, McHugh*
1:48
4-14 Jeannine, I Dream Of Lilac Time
Written-By – Shilkret*, Gilbert*
2:30
4-15 Let Me Call You Sweetheart (I'm In Love With You)
Written-By – Whitson*, Friedman*
2:30
4-16 The Moonlight Madonna
Written-By – Webster*, Fibich*
2:14
4-17 Waltzing Into Love (The Arthur Murray Waltz)
Written-By [Uncredited] – Les Baxter, Ted Koehler
2:18
4-18 The Boy Next Door
Written-By [Uncredited] – Hugh Martin, Ralph Blane
2:36
4-19 Dancing With Tears In My Eyes
Written-By – Dubin*, Burke*
2:38

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Notes

Digitally Remastered And Enhanced For Superior Quality.

Issued in a "fat boy" jewel case.

Music Out of the Moon: Music Unusual featuring The Theremin.
Ritual of the Savage: Recorded May 1951.

Track 4-18 wrongly credited to Harris/Bennett/Davis (Tina Harris/Rory Bennett/Jamelia Davis).

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