The Beau Hunks - Manhattan Minuet - Digital Download
First release 1996
The second collection of The Beau Hunks' faithful recreations of Raymond Scott's "novelty-jazz" pieces.
Many of the 14 selections have a semi-classical slant: "Manhattan Minuet", "A Little Bit of Rigoletto", "Moment Musical", "The Quintet Plays Carmen". Transcribed from archive material and recorded in 1996.
Produced by Gert-Jan Blom. The beautiful booklet features liner notes by Irwin Chusid, graphics by Chris Ware (ACME Novelty Company, Chicago) and a special introduction by Elvis Costello.
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