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Right As the Rain
Andre Previn, Leontyne Price
Right As the Rain
Genres: Jazz, Pop, Classical
  •  Track Listings (12) - Disc #1


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All Artists: Andre Previn, Leontyne Price
Title: Right As the Rain
Members Wishing: 1
Total Copies: 0
Label: RCA
Release Date: 12/1/1989
Genres: Jazz, Pop, Classical
Styles: Bebop, Easy Listening, Opera & Classical Vocal
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 078635298321, 078635298345

CD Reviews

A treasure!
(4 out of 5 stars)

"It's wonderful to have this early "crossover" album available again. Aparently, Miss Price was known for leaning on a piano at parties and singing this kind of thing. It's a shame she didn't do more of it. Everything on the album is interesting, and sung with feeling (and, in a few cases, just the right amount of archness or irony), some are very operatic in approach, some quite jazzy, all accompanied perfectly by Previn and the varying accompanying forces. I don't think the two Previn songs have ever been recorded elsewhere, and both are very good songs, indeed."
A Must have Rarity For Any Leontyne Lover
Viva Caballe | 04/10/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I was pleasently suprised on first hearing this cd.First off,the sound quality was excellent for the period.I would also like to point out that leontyne's english diction was even better than I hoped.She didn't over sing these little gems of the american song book,but brought them to life with great,feeling,expressiveness,and passion.Her voice sounds very beautiful & rich with many low sultry notes.
I will never stop listening to this little known treasure.Pick up this out of print cd before it's gone.A must have for leontyne fans.Fabulous recording."