Alexandria the Great

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Alexandria the Great
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Studio album by Lorez Alexandria
Released 1964 (1964)
Recorded 1964
Genre Vocal jazz
Length 35:48
Label Impulse!
Producer Bob Thiele
Lorez Alexandria chronology
For Swingers Only
(1963)For Swingers Only1963
Alexandria the Great
(1964)
More of the Great Lorez Alexandria
(1964)More of the Great Lorez Alexandria1964
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 2/5 stars[2]

Alexandria the Great is the third studio album by the American jazz singer Lorez Alexandria.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Show Me" (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) – 4:05
  2. "I've Never Been in Love Before" (Frank Loesser) – 2:20
  3. "Satin Doll" (Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Billy Strayhorn) – 2:47
  4. "My One and Only Love" (Robert Mellin, Guy Wood) – 4:30
  5. "Over the Rainbow" (Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg) – 3:59
  6. "Get Me to the Church on Time" (Lerner, Loewe) – 4:03
  7. "The Best Is Yet to Come" (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) – 2:46
  8. "I've Grown Accustomed to His Face" (Lerner, Loewe) – 4:07
  9. "Give Me the Simple Life" (Rube Bloom, Harry Ruby) – 2:23
  10. "I'm Through With Love" (Gus Kahn, Jay Livingston, Matty Malneck) – 5:25

Personnel[edit]

Credits[edit]

  • Bill Marx – arranger
  • Ken Druker – executive producer
  • Mark Cooper Smith – production assistant
  • Sherniece Smith – art producer
  • Bob Thiele – producer, liner notes
  • Hideaki Nishimura – mastering
  • Hollis King – art direction
  • Bryan Koniarz – producer
  • Joe Lebow – liner design
  • Roger Marshutz – photography, cover photo
  • Robert Flynn – cover design

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 8. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Alexandria the Great at AllMusic