Dave Digs Disney

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Dave Digs Disney
Studio album by
Released1957
RecordedJune 29 & 30 and August 8, 1957
GenreJazz
Length50:17 (reissue)
LabelColumbia
ProducerGeorge Avakian
Dave Brubeck Quartet chronology
Plays and Plays and...
(1957)
Dave Digs Disney
(1957)
Jazz Goes to Junior College
(1957)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

Dave Digs Disney is a studio album by Dave Brubeck Quartet. It features jazz renditions of songs from the animated Disney films Alice in Wonderland, Pinocchio and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The reissue added, besides another one from Alice, So This Is Love from Cinderella.

The original LP was issued only in mono, though stereo tapes were recorded at the time. The stereo mixes of the album's tracks weren't widely available until later re-releases.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Frank Churchill and Larry Morey except where noted.

  1. "Alice in Wonderland" (Sammy Fain, Bob Hilliard) – 9:24
  2. "Give A Little Whistle" (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington) – 7:32
  3. "Heigh-Ho (The Dwarfs' Marching Song)" – 3:53
  4. "When You Wish Upon A Star" (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington) – 4:49
  5. "Some Day My Prince Will Come" – 8:15
  6. "One Song" – 4:56
Reissue Bonus Tracks
  1. "Very Good Advice" (Sammy Fain, Bob Hilliard) – 5:31
  2. "So This Is Love" (Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston, David Pack) – 5:56

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Myers, Marc (May 26, 2011). "Dave Digs Disney". JazzWax. Retrieved May 27, 2013.