SCCD 31393 Where Is Love? / Karen Francis Quartet
Jazz vocal’s exciting young talent Karen Francis has launched her recording career on Stanley Cowell’s recent album “Mandara Blossoms” (SCCD 31386).
Here’s her sparkling debut as a leader.
“… Savour her warmth, courage and individuality in these thoughtful and wholly engaging performances that provide more than a glimpse of an artist whose commitment to and love of what she is interpreting is never in doubt for one second .” (Mark Gardner)
1. I guess I'll hang my tears out to dry (Jule Styne)
2. The end of a love affair (Redding)
3. Sweet pumpkin (Bright/Ronell)
4. Willow weep for me (Ann Ronell)
5. Let's go where the grass is greener (Smith/Maxwell)
6. Where is love? (Louis Barts)
7. He never mentioned love (Curtis Lewis)
8. Triste (Antonio Carlos Jobim)
9. Polkadots and moonbeams (Jimmy Van Heusen)
10. May I come in? (Fisher/Segal)
11. On a clear day (Lane/Lerner)