Scheherazade - Maynard Ferguson - New Vintage
Label: Columbia - JC 34971 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album Santa Maria Pressing • Country: US • Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul • Style: Bop, Hard Bop, Jazz-Funk, Disco
New Vintage is the tenth studio album by Canadian jazz trumpeter Maynard Ferguson released in on Columbia Records. The front cover plays on this theme, presenting a trumpet in an ice bucket in place of a bottle of champagnewhile on the back cover, the cork is seen popping out of the trumpet's bell.
After unexpectedly " catching lightning in a bottle " with ConquistadorColumbia and Ferguson were eager to repeat the success.
Taking the same basic ingredients of a big theme song "Star Wars"a couple of originals, some guest guitar work this time provided by Steve Khana reworking of a classical theme in the same vein as Primal Scheherazade - Maynard Ferguson - New Vintage 's "Pagliacci"a couple of Bobby Militello flute solos, and looking deep into Maynard's book to revive " Airegin ", for a high-energy finale, they hoped to re-create that same magic while Conquistador was still on the charts. This was also a return to using the touring band as the core of the album's sound, with only a slightly augmented brass section.
The strings and background vocalists were still used to maintain the level of production and polish from the previous 2 albums. Following the same strategy The Bird - Prokofiev*, Britten*, Saint-Saëns*, Marian Lapšansky*, Peter Toperczer, Czechoslovak Radi the previous album, the album's opening track "Main Title From the 20th Century-Fox Film Star Wars " was released as a single, but didn't have nearly the success as Conquistador' s "Gonna Fly Now".
As with other albums of this period, reviewers were not kind Scheherazade - Maynard Ferguson - New Vintage this release, and didn't hesitate to make their contempt known. AllMusic 's Matt Collar summed up how many reviewers felt, calling it "Utterly gimmicky and bereft of any actual jazz Credits adapted from the album cover.
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