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Viktoria Tolstoy

Signature Edition 5 - CD | 2 CD Set

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 6008-2
  • Barcode: 614427600820
  • German Release: 25/03/2011
  • Genre: Swedish Jazz, Vocal Jazz

ACT Signature Edition - Essenz des künstlerischen Schaffens: 24 Titel, rund 120 Minuten Musik, persönlich ausgewählt vom Künstler

CD € 17,50



The task: To capture the lifetime achievements, and the essential essence of the best ACT-artists. The solution: ACT Signature Editions. Much more than a usual “Best Of” album, on these double CD-sets the musicians themselves picked out 24 pieces, which show the variety of their work and which they feel represent the most important, significant and personal selections from their repertoire. Remastered and given the best possible post-production. An excellent introduction for established fans as well as newcomers, who have yet to discover the musicians and their art…An artistic disposition runs in the family of Swedish singer Viktoria Tolstoy. Her great-great-grandfather was the legendary Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, her father a renowned Swedish jazz musician who introduced his daughter into music. No wonder young Viktoria made an imp...

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with Esbjörn Svensson, e.s.t., Nils Landgren, Benny Andersson, Svante Thuresson, Toots Thielemans, Lars Danielsson, Putte Wickman, Ulf Wakenius, Wolfgang Haffner and others


Recording Information

Music personally selected by Viktoria Tolstoy, recorded between 1994 – 2008.
Signature Edition produced by the artist.  Executive Producer: Siggi Loch.
Compilation mastered by Klaus Scheuermann in January 2011.


Tracks

  1. 1 Be There For You ( Serletic / Kadish) 04:01
  2. 2 When All Is Said And Done ( Ulvaeus, Björn / Andersson, Benny / Anderson, Stig) 03:41
  3. 3 Upside Out ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Holknekt, Per) 03:57
  4. 4 No Regrets ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Nyberg, Lina) 04:27
  5. 5 Some Day ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Holknekt, Per) 02:26
  6. 6 Things That Happen ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Nyberg, Lina) 03:52
  7. 7 You Gave Me The Flow ( Karlzon, Jacob / Holknekt, Per) 04:23
  8. 8 Mayday ( Jormin, Anders / Nyberg, Lina) 03:45
  9. 9 South ( Karlzon, Jacob / Holknekt, Per) 04:18
  10. 10 Two Sails ( Danielsson, Lars / Norby, Cæcilie) 03:25
  11. 11 Absentee ( Karlzon, Jacob / Holknekt, Per) 04:21
  12. 12 Silent Rhapsody ( Tschaikowsky, P. / Osborn, Susan / Densmore, David) 06:06
  13. 13 Aftermath ( Tschaikowsky, P. / Alerstedt, Anna) 04:35
  14. 14 Baby Plays Around ( Costello, Elvis / O'Riordan, Cait) 03:42
  15. 15 Casablanca ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Littwold, Micke) 05:36
  16. 16 Holy Water ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Littwold, Micke) 04:45
  17. 17 For Your Love ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Littwold, Micke) 03:44
  18. 18 Här Kommer Natten (Bella Notte) ( Rogefeldt, Pugh / Littwold, Micke) 05:10
  19. 19 I Hear A Rhapsody ( Baker, Jack / Fragos, George / Gasparre, Dick) 03:47
  20. 20 My Garden ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Svensson, Eva) 04:11
  21. 21 Jim ( Petrillo, Caesar / Ross, Edward / Shawn, Nelson) 04:53
  22. 22 Venus And Mars ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Berglund, Dan / Öström, Magnus / Littwold, Micke) 03:40
  23. 23 Spring ( Svensson, Esbjörn / Tolstoy, Viktoria / Littwold, Micke) 04:40
  24. 24 My Funny Valentine ( Rodgers, Richard / Hart, Lorenz) 05:35