Robert Leo Hackett (January 31, 1915 – June 7, 1976) was an American jazz musician who played trumpet, cornet, and guitar with the bands of Glenn Miller and Benny Goodman in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Hackett was a featured soloist on some of the Jackie Gleason mood music albums during the 1950s. Hackett was born in Providence, Rhode Island. He made his name as a follower of cornet player Bix Beiderbecke.
PR5006 SD. Bobby Hackett. That Midnight Touch (LP, Gat). Project 3 Total Sound. PR4T-5006, PRC 5006, PR 5006. Bobby Hackett With Strings. Bobby Hackett And His Luxuriant Strings. That Midnight Touch (LP, Album, RE). Music For Pleasure. PR5006 SD.
I first heard Bobby Hackett in Providence, . when I was in the Navy 1956. Totally fell in love with his music. Bobby Hackett, cornet With String Orchestra arranged & conducted by Lew Davies. Tony Mottola, guitar; Dave McKenna, piano; Bob Dougherty, bass, Don Lamond, drums. Recorded at Fine Recording Studios, New York City, 1967.
Bobby Hackett – That Midnight Touch (Full Album). While jazz purists no doubt will ignore it as just easy listening fodder, Bobby Hackett‘s That Midnight Touch contains some of the most beautiful and pure playing of the trumpeter’s career. Bobby Hackett – In a Mellow Mood (Full Album). Blending the orchestral pop sounds that were popular at the time with his jazz roots, Hackett delivers romantic, artful performances on In a Mellow Mood’s Lazy River, Mood Indigo, and You’re My Thrill.
|A1||My Foolish Heart||3:29|
|A3||When You Awake||2:40|
|A5||I Guess I'll Have To Dream The Rest||3:23|
|B2||The Touch Of Your Lips||2:10|
|B3||All Too Soon||3:19|
|B5||If You Were Only Mine||3:12|
|B6||Stars In My Eyes||2:48|
- Cover – Charles E. Murphy
- Producer – Enoch Light
|PR4T-5006 , PRC 5006, PR 5006||Bobby Hackett With Strings*||That Midnight Touch (Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album, Lar)||Project 3 Total Sound, Project, Project||PR4T-5006 , PRC 5006, PR 5006||US||1967|
|MFP 1407||Bobby Hackett And His Luxuriant Strings*||That Midnight Touch (LP, Album, RE)||Music For Pleasure||MFP 1407||UK||Unknown|
|PR5006 SD||Bobby Hackett||Ti Ricorderai DI Me? (LP)||Project 3 Total Sound||PR5006 SD||Italy||1967|
|PR 5006-M||Bobby Hackett||That Midnight Touch (LP, Album, Promo)||Project 3 Total Sound||PR 5006-M||US||1967|
|PR5006 SD||Bobby Hackett||That Midnight Touch (LP, Album, Gat)||Project 3 Total Sound||PR5006 SD||US||1967|