Various ‎– Stereo À La Carte

Decca ‎– S 16800-P
Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Ted Heath And His Music* Mack The Knife
Written-By – Brecht*, Weill*, Blitzstein*
A2 Stanley Black And His Orchestra* Sevillanas
Arranged By – Black*Written-By – Trad.*
A3 The Orchestra Of Ted Heath* / Orchestra Of Edmundo Ros, The* Malaguena
Written-By – Lecuona*, Banks*, Hansen*
A4 The London Festival Orchestra And Chorus Zorba's Dance
Conductor – Stanley BlackWritten-By – Theodorakis*
A5 The London Festival Orchestra Summertime
Arranged By – Farnon*Conductor – Robert FarnonWritten-By – G. & I. Gershwin*
A6 Roger Laredo And His Orchestra La Danza
Arranged By – Hanmer*Written-By – Rossini*
A7 Maurice Larcange And His Musette Orchestra* C'est Si Bon
Written-By – Hornez*, Betti*, Seelen*
A8 The Alan Tew Orchestra Winchester Cathedral
Written-By – Stephens*
B1 The Buckingham Banjos* Hello, Dolly!
Written-By – Herman*
B2 Roland Shaw And His Orchestra* La Cucaracha
Arranged By – Shaw*Written-By – Trad.*
B3 Frank Chacksfield With His Orchestra And Chorus* Jambalaya
Written-By – Williams*, Feltz*
B4 Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra* Sweet Leilani
Written-By – Owens*
B5 Ronnie Aldrich Chim Chim Cher-ee
Piano – Ronnie AldrichWritten By – R. M. & R. B. ShermanWritten-By – R. M. Sherman*, R. B. Sherman*
B6 The Johnny Keating Orchestra Swings* Opus One
Written-By – Garis*, Oliver*
B7 Los Machucambos El Manicero
Written-By – Sunshine*, Simons*, Gilbert*
B8 The Spectacular Orchestra Of Werner Müller* Puppet On A String
Written-By – Martin - Coulter*

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Glossy gatefold cover with 4 page booklet sewed into the centerfold, advertising the Phase 4 Stereo Series album releases and explaining the 20-channel stereo recording technique (in German).
This compilation introduced Decca's Phase 4 Stereo Series.
The orchestras are not credited directly to the songs but can be assigned from the album ads in the centerfold booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): Ste LPD 013 253
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): Ste LPD 013 254
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): K LPD-Ste-013253A-X LL-B-II Manufactured in Germany
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): LL-B-II K LPD-Ste-013253-III X Manufactured in Germany

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
S 16800-P Various Stereo À La Carte(LP, Comp) Decca S 16800-P Germany Unknown Sell This Version
S 16800-P Various Stereo À La Carte(LP, Comp) Decca S 16800-P Germany 1968 Sell This Version