Nakatsuka Takeshi produces and performs Disney favorites on this piano-centered jazz album. Some tracks also feature a big band! This contains what's said to be the world's first jazz cover of "Let It Go" (Frozen). Hear samples in the clip below.
A free live event will be held on release day, November 12, 2014, at Apple Store Omotesando from 19:00.
Nakatsuka Takeshi "Disney piano jazz 'HAPPINESS' Deluxe Edition"
中塚武 「Disney piano jazz "HAPPINESS" Deluxe Edition」
(Source in parentheses)
1. It's a small world (New York World Fair)
2. Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Lion King)
3. Beauty and the Beast (Beauty and the Beast)
4. Main Street Electrical Parade (Disneyland)
5. Part of Your World (The Little Mermaid)
6. Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! (Cinderella)
7. Once Upon a Dream (Sleeping Beauty)
8. Let It Go (Frozen)
9. When She Loved Me (Toy Story 2)
10. If I Didn't Have You (Monsters, Inc.)
11. Heigh-ho (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
12. When You Wish Upon A Star (Pinocchio)
13. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious (Mary Poppins)
14. Under the Sea (The Little Mermaid)
15. I See The Light (Tangled)
16. A Whole New World (Aladdin)
17. Chim Chim Cher-ee (Mary Poppins)
18. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland)
19. A Spoonful of Sugar (Mary Poppins)
20. Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree)
21. Let It Go (In Crystal Christmas) (Frozen)
Walt Disney Records AVCW-63044
Out 11/12, ¥2500 (excl. tax)
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