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The Academy Award-Winning "Call Me Irresponsible" and Other Hit Songs from the Movies is the fourteenth studio album by American pop singer Andy Williams and was released in the spring of 1964 by Columbia Records.
Enrico Nicola "Henry" Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994) was an American composer, conductor and arranger, best remembered for his film and television scores. He won a record number of Grammy Awards, plus a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1995.
Watch now Henry Mancini's video clip of album "Plays The Great Academy Award Songs".
Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus – Henry Mancini Presents The Academy Award Songs Label: RCA Victor – LSP-6013, RCA Victor – LSP 6013 Format: 2 Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo, Gatefold Country: US Released: 1966 Genre: Jazz, Pop, Stage & Screen Style: Theme, Big Band, Easy Listening.
Anyway, back to the record, here is this Dynagroove release from 1964 featuring a fellow who is no stranger to Academy Award winning music; Henry Mancini. Not only does this album include his award winning Moon River and Days Of Wine and Roses, it also features a collection of award winners from various film composers. With tunes such as Que Sera, Sera, Gigi, Mona Lisa, On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe, and two Disney songs; When You Wish Upon A Star and Zipp A Dee Doo Dah. Mancini’s orchestra is backed up on vocals by his chorus. Pretty good effort overall.
Henry Mancini on IMDb: Awards, nominations, and wins. Best Original Song The Great Race (1965). Song: "The Sweetheart Tree". Best Original Score The Great Race (1965). Nominee Golden Globe. Most Performed Theme. Most Performed Feature Film Standards The Pink Panther (1963). Didier Deutsch (album producer, liner notes) Mark Wilder (album producer) Chris Mancini (album art direction) Edward O'Dowd (album art direction). Henry Mancini: The Classic Soundtrack Collection.