CD Duration: 52.41 / Year: 2019
1st October 2019 release at the Yamaha EL-70. His first CD release for many years. New recordings played live without overdubbing.
People Will Say We’re in Love
Young & Foolish / Poor Butterfly
I Enjoy Being a Girl / My Favourite Things
Some Enchanted Evening
I Could Have Danced All Night
The Surrey with the Fringe On Top / How Are Things in Glocca Morra
My Baby Just Cares For Me
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Stranger in Paradise / Baubles, Bangles & Beads
Younger Than Springtime / This Nearly Was Mine
All the Things You Are
Almost Like Being in Love
Strike Up the Band.
About The Artiste
BBC radio, television and recording artist Jimmy Smith started his career age twelve, appearing on the first TV Variety Show “Rooftop Rendezvous” which was televised from Alexandra Palace in London. Since then he has appeared around the world, including Japan, Australia, Germany, France and the USA. He has recorded for various labels over the years including, DECCA, AdRhythm, Grosvenor and his own label ‘Sounds Ultimate’.
He was NINE times winner of Hughie Green’s Opportunity Knocks & his pseudonym ‘Bobby Cole’ made him internationally recognised for his ballroom dancing LPs. His music is played frequently on radio and he even recorded his own sixty-minute programme for BBC Radio Two.
Now hear the unique arrangements of Orchestral, Big Band & Piano that Jimmy brings to you on this CD today!