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Carmen McRae - The Great American Songbook Album
Jazz / Pop
Performer: Carmen McRae
Title: The Great American Songbook
Style: Vocal
Year 1972
Country US
Label Atlantic
Catalog Number SD 2-904
Genre: Jazz / Pop
Rating: 4.8
Votes: 634
MP3 size: 1141 mb
FLAC size: 2546 mb
WMA size: 1416 mb
Record From: 2 × Vinyl, LP, Album

Carmen McRae - The Great American Songbook Album


1I Only Have Eyes For You4:12
2What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life4:14
3They Long To Be Close To You4:38
5Day By Day2:21
7Three Little Words2:54
8At Long Last Love2:26
11I Cried For You Now It's Your TurnTo Cry Over Me1:50
12If The Moon Turns Green4:26
14There's No Such Thing As Love4:49
15The Ballad Of Thelonious Monk3:29
17It's Impossible
19Mr. Ugly3:35
20Easy Living
21I Thought About You3:25
22Satin Doll4:34
24A Song For You4:34
25It's Like Reaching For The Moon2:53
27The Days Of Wine And Roses
28Behind The Face2:38


  • BassChuck Domanico
  • Design [Album]Ira Friedlander
  • DrumsChuck Flores
  • Engineer [Recording]Ray Thompson
  • GuitarJoe Pass
  • Liner NotesCarmen McRae
  • Photography ByPaul Slaughter
  • PianoCarmen McRae (tracks: A3, D3), Jimmy Rowles
  • ProducerJack Rael
  • Supervised By [Re-Mix Engineer]Michael Cuscuna
  • VocalsCarmen McRae


(P) 1972 Atlantic Recording Corporation
Printed in U S A
Recorded live at Donte's, Los Angeles, California


  • Matrix / Runout: St - A 722467 A ATIGP
  • Matrix / Runout: St - A 722468 A PR
  • Matrix / Runout: St - A 722469 A ATIGP
  • Matrix / Runout: St - A 722470 A ATIGP


  • Recorded At – Donte's
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Manufactured By – Atlantic Recording Corporation


The Great American Songbook is a 1972 live album by Carmen McRae, accompanied by a jazz quartet including Jimmy Rowles and Joe Pass. McRae was a great fan of Rowles and described him in the liner notes to the album as the guy every girl singer in her right mind would like to work with. Rowles's humorous country and western song, The Ballad of Thelonious Monk, is featured on the album. The Great American Songbook: Ladies Sings Hoagy Carmichael. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Альбом 1972 Пісень: 18. Спробуйте безкоштовно. On this popular two-LP set, singer Carmen McRae interprets songs by Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Michel Legrand, Warren & Dubin, Henry Mancini, and Jimmy Van Heusen, among others, but it is her rendition of a humorous Jimmy Rowles novelty The Ballad of Thelonious Monk that is best remembered. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом 1991 CD от The Great American Songbook на Great American Songbook. Carmen McRae. Atlanic Recording Corp. Manufactured And Marketed By Warner Strategic Marketing. Поп , 2004. Carmen McRae -Satin Doll Live. Carmen McRae-Day by Day Live. The Great American Songbook, Поп2019. Carmen McRae-It's Like Reaching for the Moon Live. Carmen McRae-I Thought About You Live. Carmen McRae-If the Moon Turns Green Live. Carmen McRae-Satin Doll Live. Carmen McRae-A Song for You Live. Carmen McRae-What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life Live. The Great American Songb. Listen free to Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook Satin Doll, At Long Last Love and more. 18 tracks 68:04. Carmen Mercedes McRae 1920-1994 was a U. jazz singer, songwriter, and pianist. McRae was born in Harlem, New York, on the 8th April 1920, and studied piano as a child. As a teenager she came to the attention of Teddy Wilson and his wife, the composer Irene Kitchings Wilson. Through their influence, one of McRaes early songs, Dream of Life, was recorded by Wilsons longtime collaborator Billie Holiday. Features Song Lyrics for Carmen McRae's Great American Songbook album. Carmen McRae - Great American Songbook Album Lyrics. Satin Doll Lyrics. Songs in album Carmen McRae - Carmen McRae Sings Great American Songwriters 1993. Carmen McRae - You Took Advantage of Me. Carmen McRae - Yesterdays. Carmen McRae - Last Night When We Were Young. Carmen McRae - I'm Putting All My Eggs in One Basket. Carmen McRae - Blue Moon. Carmen McRae - I Was Doing All Right. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin