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Reach Out album for sale by Burt Bacharach was released Sep 04, 2012 on the Universal Japan label. .1967's REACH OUT was the first of Burt Bacharach's classic string of albums for A&M Records, and the first album to focus on his brilliance not as a composer, but a producer and arranger. Featuring mostly instrumental or choir-vocal renditions of 11 of Bacharach's greatest songs, the lush arrangements, featuring brass, strings and woodwinds under Bacharach's graceful jazz-influenced piano solos, are the album's focal point. Reach Out CD music On most songs, an anonymous female choir sings only occasional snatches of Hal David's often-remarkable lyrics, so as not to distract from the beauty of the instrumental performances. Reach Out buy CD music This approach also makes sense when one considers that over half of these songs had already been recorded by the great Dionne Warwick, whose irresistible, inimitable voice had already made hers the definitive vocal renditions. REACH OUT is, in its way, the equal to Warwick's classic Bacharach/David sides. Includes liner notes by Derek Taylor. Q (10/95, p. 136) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "Easy Listening is truly upon us now that the Godfather of the scene has his first album for A&M re-issued.... ...See Full Description
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Reach Out songs I thought Bacharach performed instrumentally would be something special since he is an excellent composer/director/producer. But not this time. The album is actually quite boring.
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|CD Universe Part number||8791670|
|Release Date||Sep 04, 2012|
|Additional Info||Japan; Super-High Material||