An evening with belafonte

An Evening with Belafonte
Harry Belafonte
Released 1957
Recorded Feb 15, 1956-Dec 4, 1956 at Radio Recorders Studio in Hollywood, California
Genre Vocal
Label RCA Victor LPM1402 (UK: RCA RD27001)
Producer Henri René, Dennis Farnon, E. O. Welker
Harry Belafonte chronology

Calypso
(1956)
An Evening with Belafonte
(1957)
Belafonte Sings of the Caribbean
(1957)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

An Evening with Belafonte is a studio album by Harry Belafonte, released by RCA Victor in 1957.

Track listing

  1. "Merci Bon Dieu" (Franz Casseus) – 2:54
  2. "Once Was" (Kennedy, Lorin) – 4:44
  3. "Hava Nageela" (Traditional) – 3:14
  4. "Danny Boy" (Frederick Weatherly) – 5:48
  5. "The Drummer and the Cook" (Paul Campbell) – 3:55
  6. "Come O My Love" (Traditional) – 4:23
  7. "Shenandoah" (Traditional) – 3:45
  8. "Mary's Boy Child" (Jester Hairston) – 4:19
  9. "Cu Cu Ru Cu Cu Paloma" (Tomás Méndez) – 5:28
  10. "Eden Was Just Like This" (Kennedy, Lord Burgess) – 2:58
  11. "When the Saints Go Marching In" (Traditional) – 3:39

Personnel

  • Harry Belafonte – vocals
  • Millard Thomas – guitar
  • Frantz Casseus – guitar
  • Harry Sweets Edison – trumpet
  • Si Zentner – trombone
  • Will Lorin and His Orchestra

Production notes:

  • Henri René – producer
  • Dennis Farnon – producer
  • E. O. Welker – producer
  • John S. Wilson – liner notes

References

External links

  • Harry Belafonte and Friends web site.
  • Belafonte Tracks discography site.
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