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Calypso in Brass
Calypso in Brass
is an album by Harry Belafonte, released by RCA Victor (LPM-3658 and LSP-3658) in 1966. It is largely a reworking of his prior work, notably from Calypso and Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean, with a brass ensemble accompaniment. The orchestra was conducted by Howard A. Roberts and arranged by Bob Freedman.

Contents

1 Track listing 2 Personnel 3 References 4 External links

Track listing[edit]

"Jump in the Line" (Raymond Bell) – 4:17 "Jump and Bray Medley (Hold 'em Joe and The Jack-Ass Song)" (Hugh Thomas/Irving Burgie, William Attaway) – 4:30 "Cocoanut Woman" (Harry Belafonte, Lord Burgess) – 3:17 "Tongue Tie Baby" (William Eaton) – 4:07 ""Zombie Jamboree (Back to Back)" (Conrad Eugene Mauge, Jr.) – 3:14 "Sweetheart from Venezuela" (Bob Gordon, Fitzroy Alexander) – 3:57 "Man Smart, Woman Smarter" (Norman Span) – 4:49 "Reincarnation" (Irving Burgie, Theophilus Philip) – 3:20 "Judy Drownded" (Lord Burgess) – 3:07 "The Naughty Little Flea" (Norman Thomas) – 3:34 "Mama Look A Boo-Boo" (Lord Melody) – 3:07

Personnel[edit]

Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
– vocals Orchestra conducted by Howard A. Roberts

Production notes:

Bob Freedman – arrangements William Eaton – producer Phil Ramone – producer William Attaway – liner notes

References[edit]

^ Allmusic review

External links[edit]

Belafonte Tracks discography site.

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Discography

Studio albums

Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites
Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites
(1954) Belafonte (1956) Calypso (1956) An Evening with Belafonte (1957) Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
(1957) To Wish You a Merry Christmas (1958) Belafonte Sings the Blues
Belafonte Sings the Blues
(1958) Love Is a Gentle Thing
Love Is a Gentle Thing
(1959) My Lord What a Mornin' (1959) Swing Dat Hammer
Swing Dat Hammer
(1960) Jump Up Calypso (1961) Midnight Special
Special
(1962) The Many Moods of Belafonte
The Many Moods of Belafonte
(1962) Streets I Have Walked (1963) Ballads, Blues and Boasters (1964) In My Quiet Room
In My Quiet Room
(1966) Calypso in Brass
Calypso in Brass
(1966) Belafonte on Campus (1967) Belafonte Sings of Love (1968) Homeward Bound (1970) Belafonte by Request (1970) The Warm Touch (1971) Calypso Carnival (1971) Play Me (1973) Turn the World Around (1977) Loving You Is Where I Belong (1981) Paradise in Gazankulu (1988)

Live albums

Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
(1959) Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall (1960) Belafonte at The Greek Theatre (1964) En Gränslös Kväll På Operan (1966) Belafonte...Live! (1972) Belafonte Concert in Japan
Belafonte Concert in Japan
(1974) Belafonte '89 (1989) An Evening with Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
and Friends (1997)

Compilations

Very Best of Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
(2001) The Long Road to Freedom: An Anthology of Black Music (2001) The Essential Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
(2005)

Collaborations

Porgy and Bess (1959) An Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
An Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
(1965) An Evening with Belafonte/Mouskouri (1966) Harry & Lena: For the Love of Life (1970) "We Are the World" (1985)

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