Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra ‎– The Best Of Cugat

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Mercury ‎– PPS 6015
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Stereo, Gatefold
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A1 Mama Inez
Written-By – Eliseo Grenet, L. Wolfe Gilbert*
2:58
A2 Tea For Two (Cha-Cha-Cha)
Written-By – Caesar*, Youmans*
2:35
A3 Tequila
Written-By – Chuck Rio
2:50
A4 Taboo
Written-By – Margarita Lecuona, S. K. Russell*
2:25
A5 Sway
Written-By – Norman Gimbel, Pablo Beltran Ruiz
2:24
A6 Amor
Written-By – Gabriel Ruiz, Ricardo Lopez Mendez
2:20
B1 Amapola
Written-By – Albert Gamse, Joseph M. Lacalle*
2:58
B2 El Cumbanchero
Written-By – Rafael Hernández
2:10
B3 Ba-tu-ca-da
Written-By – Don Alfonso (2)
2:40
B4 Misirlou
Written-By – N. Roubanis*
2:23
B5 It Happened In Monterey
Written-By – William Rose*, Mabel Wayne
2:17
B6 Always In My Heart
Written-By – Ernesto Lecuona, Kim Gannon
2:21

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Gatefold sleeve with blue / silver labels. The right panel inside gatefold contains an explanation and scheme of how the album was recorded [see images].

Microphones used:

Telefunken U-47 (reeds, marimba, female and male voices, violins)
RCA 44BX (bass, bass guitar, rhythm guitar, trumpets, trombones, bongos, jawbone, celli)
RCA BK5 (percussion)

Recorded on Ampex tape recorders at 15 inches per second.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): PPS-6015 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): PPS-6015 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 (stamped): PPS 6015 A M2 I P
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 (stamped): PPS 6015 B M2 I I I I

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