Frank Chacksfield, Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra. Immortal Classics by Chacksfield, Highlights from Immortal Lullabies.
Album · 1978 · 18 Songs. More By Frank Chacksfield Orchestra. See All. Make Me Rainbows. The New Beatles Songbook & The New Simon and Garfunkel Songbook.
Interpret: Frank Chacksfield. Album titlle: Immortal Classics & Immortal Lullabies. Year of publication 2009. Genre Pop. Artikelart CD. EAN: 0765387438425. Chacksfield, Frank - Immortal Classics & Immortal Lullabies CD 1. 01. Clair De Lune. 02. Minuet In G. 03. The Swan. Learn more about Frank Chacksfield. Frank Chacksfield Geboren am 9. 5. 1914 in Battle, England. Pianist, Organist, Arrangeur.
Frank Chacksfield, born Francis Charles Chacksfield (May 9, 1914 - June 9, 1995) was a popular conductor in the "easy listening" style. He was born in Battle, East Sussex, England and is remembered by many music lovers and record collectors for his numerous albums and appearances on radio and television during the era following the second world war. From the 1950s onwards, Chacksfield was one of Britain's most famous orchestra leaders, and his fame spread around the world.
Frank Chacksfield signed with Decca and made his recorded solo debut in the early '50s. Soon, he scored a novelty hit single with "Little Red Monkey," which climbed to number three on the British charts in the spring of 1953. That summer, he had a Top 10 hit on both sides of the Atlantic with the "Theme from Limelight," which featured a lush, sweeping orchestra. The next year, Chacksfield followed with "Ebb Tide," which replicated the arrangement for "Limelight" and was equally successful
Immortal Classics: Immortal Lullabies. Audio CD, Import, February 10, 2009. Thanks for the Memories: The Academy Award Winners 1934-1955. Audio CD. Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra. Surrounding himself with a sea of strings, this UK pianist/arranger scored hits at home and in the . He made some superb LPs in the '60s, too; these two include his adaptations of l ; Brahms' Lullaby ; Debussy's Clair de Lune ; Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers ; Grieg's Morning Song, and more! Track Listings.
His last album was Thanks for the Memories (Academy Award Winners 1934–55), released in 1991 The main theme from his Latin-American style track "Cuban Boy" is used as the theme music for the BBC Scotland sitcom Still Game. His song "Après Ski" was featured in the 2006 video game Saints Row, for the Xbox 36. .From the album All Time Top . Presenting Frank Chacksfield and his Orchestra", Michael LL 1041. Immortal serenades", London PS 122. Ebb Tide, London LL 1408. Velvet, London LL 1443.
|Sleep, My Baby, Sleep|
|Ma Curly Headed Babby|
|An Eriskay Love Lilt|
|Mighty Lak' A Rose|
|Sweet And Low|
|Sleep, My Little Prince, Sleep|
|S 30108||Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra*||Immortal Lullabies (LP)||Richmond||S 30108||US||1962|
|ACL 1109||Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra*||Immortal Lullabies (LP, Mono)||Ace Of Clubs||ACL 1109||UK||1961|