THE WRITING ON THE WALL - The Temperance Seven
Yet another wonderful recording from this great jazz band, with new arrangements and two terrific new songs. Recorded in 1992, the CD has been re-released here by popular demand! 17 great tracks by this British institution. Personnel are: Captain Christopher Buckley - Colonel Alexander Hitchcock Galloway - Dr Graham Collicott - Michael Grimsargh Deighan - Flight Commander Patrick Rixon - The Laird Wee Willie McHastie - The Marquis of Piccadilly - The Right Hon John Tucker - Count Geoffrey Simkins.
The Writing on the Wall
This CD includes some original material written by the band.
1. Dog Bottom – Webb arr. C. Bukley
2. I Can’t Sleep – trad. Arr. M. Deighan, C. Buckley
3. From Monday On – H. Barris, B. Crosby
4. The Writing on the Wall – C. Buckley
5. Crying for the Carolines – S. Lewis, J. Young, H. Warren
6. The Man I Love – Gershwin arr. C. Buckley
7. Everybody Loves My Baby – J. Palmer, S. Williams
8. San – L. McPhail, W. Mitchell
9. Mornington Crescent – M. Deighan, J. Lawson, C. Buckley
10. My Baby Just Cares For Me – W. Donaldson, G. Khan, arr. C. Buckley
11. Drum Crazy – I. Berlin
12. Mississippi Mud – H. Barris, J. Cavanaugh
13. Brown Eyes – G. Meyer, A. Bryan
14. Ain’t She Sweet – M. Ager, J. Yellen
15. There Ain’t No Sweet Man Worth the Salt of My Tears – F. Fisher
16. My Blue Heaven – G. Whiting, W. Donaldson
17. S’Wonderful – G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin
Reviews of This Recording
A triumph for Captain Christopher and his distinguished crew. Jazz Times.