Calypso in brass

Calypson in Brass
Harry Belafonte
Released 1966
Recorded 1966
Genre Vocal, calypso
Length 41:09
Label RCA Victor
Producer Bill Eaton, Phil Ramone
Harry Belafonte chronology

In My Quiet Room
Calypso in Brass
Belafonte on Campus
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Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

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.

Track listing

  1. "Jump in the Line" – 4:17
  2. "Jump and Bray Medley (Hold 'em Joe and The Jack-Ass Song)" – 4:30
  3. "Cocoanut Woman" – 3:17
  4. "Tongue Tie Baby" – 4:07
  5. ""Zombie Jamboree (Back to Back)" – 3:14
  6. "Sweetheart from Venezuela" – 3:57
  7. "Man Smart, Woman Smarter" – 4:49
  8. "Reincarnation" – 3:20
  9. "Judy Drownded" – 3:07
  10. "The Naughtly Little Flea" – 3:34
  11. "Mama Look A Boo-Boo" – 3:07


Production notes:

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


External links

  • Belafonte Tracks discography site.
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