Martin Denny ‎– The Exciting Sounds Of Martin Denny • Exotica I & II

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Exotica
1 Quiet Village
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:40
2 Return To Paradise
Written-By – Tiomkin*, Washington*
2:22
3 Hong Kong Blues
Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael
2:18
4 Busy Port
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:53
5 Lotus Land
Written-By – Cyril Scott
2:25
6 Similau
Written-By – Carr*, Coleman*
2:00
7 Stone God
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:10
8 Jungle Flower
Written-By – Les Baxter
1:49
9 China Nights (Shina No Yoru)
Written-By – Takeoka*
2:04
10 Ah Me Furi
Written-By – Gil Baumgart
2:11
11 Waipo
Written-By – Francis Brown
3:14
12 Love Dance
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:36
Exotica II
13 Soshu Night Serenade
Adapted By – Gil Baumgart
2:11
14 Island Of Dreams
Written-By – Denny*, Laine*
2:56
15 Japanese Farewell Song
Written-By – Morgan*, Yoshda*
2:24
16 Singing Bamboos
Written-By – Madeline Lamb
2:10
17 The Queen Chant (E Lili U E)
Written-By – John Kaladana*
2:49
18 Wedding Song (Ke Kali Ne Au)
Written-By – Charles E. King
2:47
19 Escales
Written-By – Jacques Ibert
2:41
20 When First I Love
Written-By – Martin Denny
2:25
21 August Bells
Written-By – Baumgart*, Denny*
2:17
22 Bacoa
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:01
23 Ebb Tide
Written-By – Robert Maxwell
3:14
24 Rush Hour In Hong Kong
Written-By – Abram Chasino*
2:01

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Notes

Dedicated to the people of Hawaii who accepted me as one of their own.

"Exotica" recorded at Webbley Edwards' Studio, Honolulu, Hawaii, December 1956 on two track monaural.
Released in May 1957.

"Exotica II" recorded at Capitol Records Studio, June 14, 18 & 19, 1957 in stereo.
Released in July 1958.
Instrumental additions (tracks 13-24): orchestral bells, chimes, piccolo, tree bells, tree cymbals, tuned slit boxes, uli-uli (feathered gourd), guira, quejada (jaw bone), crotales (tuned cymbals), boobams, bamboo chimes, glass chimes, assorted gongs.

Special thanks to: Bonnie Barrett, Bruce Harris, Randy Acker, Martin Denny, James Agren, Lance Tan, Kelly Burns, Rob Christie, Joseph Lanza,, Irwin Chusid, Skip Heller, Aaron Rubin, Ron Saja and the gang at Footlights.

Tracks ℗ 1957, 1958 Liberty Records Inc.
This collection ℗ 1996 Liberty Records Inc.
© Caroline Records, Inc.
Manufactured, marketed and distributed by Caroline Records.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 1704-69712-2 5
  • Barcode (String): 017046971225
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDX-223371 I4 1A 02
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L424
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 7229

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