Charlie Haden (Aug. 6, 1937 - 2014) - bass player extraordinaire - left us just a few weeks ago, shortly before turning 77…
Here he does a rare vocal turn, from an album of standards with lush arrangements for a 30 piece string orchestra.
Charlie Haden & Quartet West: Wayfaring Stranger (trad.) - from The Art of Song, 1999
Personnel: Charlie Haden – vocals; Alan Broadbent – arranger, conductor, orchestration; Murray Adler – violin, concert master