Herbie Hancock : River: The Joni Letters

CD [Cover Art for Herbie Hancock / River: The Joni Letters] Your Price: $19.88
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Availability: In Stock
Sell date: 9/2007
Label: Verve
Mfg's Catalog#: 979102
CDC Part#: 1066666
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 Notes & Reviews
 
I heard this on Youtube and liked it. A very short CD for a lady who has so many great songs that could be Herbie-fied.
- William E Goff, 12/30/2010, USA

Good stuff. Mr. Hancock brings a very interesting and listenable perspective to this anthology. Not quite sure how it was rated jazz recording of the year though.
- Julian Sargisson, 11/24/2008, Canada

With this album the legendary pianist and innovator explores the words and music of another musical pioneer Joni Mitchell on his first new studio recording for Verve since 1998's Grammy Award winner GERSHWIN'S WORLD. Special guests vocalists include Leonard Cohen, Norah Jones, Joni Mitchell, Corinne Bailey Rae, Luciana Souza, and Tina Turner.

 
 Tracks
 
Court & Spark - Herbie Hancock, Norah Jones
Edith & the Kingpin - Herbie Hancock, Tina Turner
Both Sides Now - Herbie Hancock
River - Herbie Hancock, Corinne Bailey Rae
Sweet Bird - Herbie Hancock
The Tea Leaf Prophecy (Lay Down Your Arms) - Herbie Hancock, Jon
Solitude - Herbie Hancock
Amelia - Herbie Hancock, Luciana Souza
Nefertiti - Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter
The Jungle Line - Herbie Hancock, Leonard Cohen
 
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