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Surfboard - The Swingle Singers* - Mood Swings (CD, Album)

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  1. The Swingle Singers are hard to label. They are A Cappella, but they don't stick to one style. They are most famous for their eight-voiced arrangements of famous classical pieces, but they also venture into pop and jazz every once and a while/5(7).

  2. Going on 40, the Swingle Singers, as a group, are an institution in a cappella. And where another group's identical performance of these same tracks would be musical, artful, graceful, but perhaps dated, here the listener has the opportunity to hear the real deal. The idea of dated is just non-sensical in this context. Mood Swings is the pitch-perfect rendition of what has become the very.

  3. Being an instrumental composition, Surfboard has no lyrics but was recorded vocally in a scat singing version by The Swingle Singers on Mood Swings References [ edit ] ^ Phillip Lambro Close Encounters of the Worst Kind - Page - Additionally, Jobim wrote the instrumental song Surfboard during that time as well.

  4. The Swingle Singers, currently based in London, are an international a cappella phenomenon whose history dates back to For over four decades, the unmistakable sound of "Swingle singing" has defined the art form: virtuos.

  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Mood Swings on Discogs. Label: Primarily A Cappella - pac • Format: CD • Genre: Pop • The Swingle Singers - Mood Swings (, CD) | Discogs.

  6. This is the British group. For the original French group, see Les Swingle Singers. When the original French a-cappella group disbanded in , leader Ward Swingle went to England where he formed Swingle II with an expanded repertoire. Renamed The New Swingle Singers in , The Swingles in , The Swingle Singers around and The Swingles again around

  7. The Swingle Singers Christmas Album () Swing CD 3 - Made in England Nothing But Blue Skies () TRAX (Modem ) Azio Corghi: Mazapegul, Ballet for vocal octet and oboe composed in , recorded on Dischi Ricordi CRMCD ().

  8. Mood Swings is a legacy album in more ways than one. While Ward Swingle is the musicale director of the group, which still consists of two sopranos, altos, tenors,and basses, over bass and drums,the vocals are now sung by a new generation of young singers, under the direction of soprano Joanna Forbes.

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