‘if you like her low slow mellow lounge jazz style, this is low slow mellow blues & I get a feeling this is gonna get played quite a lot, Its her take on Harry Belafonte’s ‘Belafonte Sings the Blues’ & its superb, breathtaking’ – Naim forum
Preview songs Carmen Gomes sings the Blues: Soundliaison
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A fool for you ( R. Charles ) 3:47
Sinner’s prayer (L.Fulson) 5:13
In the Evenin’ Mama ( C.C Carter) 6:22
God bless the child (A.Herzog / B. Holiday) 6:00
Mary Ann (R.Charles) 3:29
Losing Hand (C. Calhoun ) 5:36
Hallelujah I love her so ( R.Charles) 5:24
The way that I feel ( F.Brooks) 4:46
One for my babe (Johnny Mercer-Harold Arlen) 4:42
Cottonfields (C.C.Carter) 2:24 Fare thee well (F.Brooks) 4:06
Recording by Frans de Rond for Sound Liaison. Recording assistant: Michael van Polen.
Mixing and mastering by Frans de Rond and Peter Bjornild for Sound Liaison. Recorded at M.C.O, Studio 2, Hilversum, The Netherlands, on November 14, 2016.
Sound Liaison recorded the proceedings in 352.8 kHz (DXD) multitrack with Merging Technologies DXD recording system.
Arrangements by Peter Bjornild. Cover photo by Vincent Carmiggelt. Art design by Disselconcepts and Frans de Rond. Photography by Michael van Polen. Executive producer: Carmen Gomes.