Les Baxter ‎– The Exotic Moods Of Les Baxter

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Capitol Records ‎– CDP 7243 8 37025 2 7
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1-1 Quiet Village 3:18
1-2 Jungalero 3:27
1-3 Temple Of Gold 4:22
1-4 Hong Kong Cable Car 2:51
1-5 Oasis Of Dakhla 3:39
1-6 Taboo
Written-By – Al Stillman, Margarita Lecuona
2:41
1-7 Amazon Falls 2:52
1-8 Jungle Flower 2:44
1-9 The Ancient Galleon 3:17
1-10 Zambezi 3:20
1-11 Tahiti: A Summer Night At Sea 2:32
1-12 Congo Train 2:43
1-13 Acapulco 3:42
1-14 Stone God 3:10
1-15 Voodoo Dreams 3:02
1-16 Mozambique 4:10
1-17 City Of Veils 4:18
1-18 Bacoa 3:11
1-19 Mombasa After Midnight 2:11
1-20 Bom Bom / Mood Tattooed 4:31
2-1 Simba 2:43
2-2 High Priest Of The Aztecs / Pyramid Of The Sun 5:41
2-3 Harem Silks From Bombay 2:27
2-4 Papagayo 2:58
2-5 Jungle River Boat 3:08
2-6 Temptation
Written-By – A. Freed*, N.H. Brown*
2:25
2-7 Pantan 2:29
2-8 Lost City 3:04
2-9 Pool Of Love 2:08
2-10 Busy Port 3:06
2-11 Spice Islands Sea Birds 1:49
2-12 Go Chango 3:15
2-13 Nightingale
Written-By – G. Rosner*, X. Cugat*
1:51
2-14 Love Dance 2:18
2-15 Safari 2:37
2-16 Sunken City 2:59
2-17 Tehran 2:23
2-18 Blue Jungle 3:16
2-19 The Left Arm Of Buddha 1:57
2-20 Procession Of The Princes 5:28

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Quiet Village, Jungle Flower, Stone God, Jungle River Boat, Busy Port & Love Dance recorded May 17, 1951.
From the album Ritual Of The Savage (Capitol, T-288).

Jungalero, Congo Train, Mombasa After Midnight, Lost City & Safari recorded August 27, 1958.
From the album African Jazz (Capitol, T-1117).

Temple Of Gold, Acapulco, High Priest Of The Aztecs / Pyramid Of The Sun, Pool Of Love, Go Chango, Blue Jungle & Procession Of The Princess recorded September 9, 1959.
From the album The Sacred Idol (Capitol, T-1293).

Hong Kong Cable Car, Tahiti: A Summer Night At Sea, City Of Veils, Harem Silks From Bombay & Spice Islands Sea Birds recorded June 13, 1957.
From the album Ports Of Pleasure (Capitol, T-868).

Oasis Of Dakhla, Zambezi, Mozambique, Simba, Pantan & Tehran recorded June 20, 1955.
From the album Tamboo! (Capitol, T-655).

Taboo, Temptation & Nightingale recorded February 15, 1956.
From the album Caribbean Moonlight (Capitol, T-733).

Amazon Falls, Voodoo Dreams & Papagayo recorded February 25, 1959.
From the album Jungle Jazz (Capitol, T-1184).

The Ancient Galleon & Sunken City recorded November 30, 1960.
From the album Jewels Of The Sea (Capitol, T-1537).

Bom Bom recorded December 22, 1959.
From the album Teen Drums (Capitol, T-1355).

Mood Tattooed recorded August 17, 1956.
From the album Skins! (Capitol, T-774).

The Left Arm Of Buddha recorded June 8, 1956.
From a Capitol Records Single (Capitol, F-3573).

Bacoa recorded March 22, 1951.
Previously unreleased.

Written credits for Taboo are given to S.K. Stillman & Margarita Lecuona but the song was actually composed by Margarita Lecuona and Al Stillman with lyrics by Sydney King Russell (often credited as S.K. Russell).

All tracks high-definition 20-bit recordings.
P & C 1996 Capitol Records Inc.
Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 2438-37025-2 7
  • Barcode (Scanned): 724383702527
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 724383702626 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 2-1-1
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): none
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 724383702725 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 2-1-2
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): ifpi 1650
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1&2): IFPI L043
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1 variation 1): 724383702626 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 2-1-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2 variation 1): 724383702725 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 2-1-3
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1 variation 1): ifpi 1633
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2 variation 1): ifpi 1632

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
TOCP-50033・34 Les Baxter The Exotic Moods Of Les Baxter(2xCD, Comp, RM) Capitol Records TOCP-50033・34 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
CDP 7243 8 37025 2 7 Les Baxter The Exotic Moods Of Les Baxter(2xCD, Comp, Club, RM) Capitol Records CDP 7243 8 37025 2 7 US 1996 Sell This Version
7243 8 37026 2 7 Les Baxter The Exotic Moods Of Les Baxter(2xCD, Comp, RM) Capitol Records 7243 8 37026 2 7 UK 1996 Sell This Version
AMR 818 Les Baxter Exotic Moods 1955-1960 Volume 2(20xFile, MP3, Comp, RE, 320) Sinetone AMR AMR 818 2011
AMR 817 Les Baxter Exotic Moods 1955-1960 Volume 1(20xFile, MP3, Comp, RE, 320) Sinetone AMR AMR 817 2011

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3silences33

3silences33

May 23, 2019

Considering the high-definition 20-bit digital transfer, this is the best and prominent collection ever imagined by Brad Benedict, most known as the man behind the excellent Ultra Lounge Series.