The Romantic Approach

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LABEL Capitol
NO. 1533
FORMAT 12” Record
PRODUCER Lee Gillette & Kent Larsen
LOCATION Goldwyn Sound Stage 5, Hollywood
RECORDING DATE 11, 20 March 1961


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1. When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan)
solo: Kenton (p)

2. All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern & Oscar Hammerstein II)
solo: Kenton (p)

3. I’m Glad There Is You (Paul Madeira & Jimmy Dorsey)
solo: Kenton (p)

4. Say It Isn’t So (Irving Berlin)

5. Imagination (James Van Heusen & Johnny Burke)
solo: Kenton (p)

6. Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Harry Tobias & Jules Lamare)
solo: Kenton (p)

7. Fools Rush In (Rube Bloom & Johnny Mercer)
solo: Kenton (p)

8. You’re Mine, You (Johnny Green & Edward Heyman)
solo: Kenton (p)

9. Once In A While (Michael Edwards & Bud Green)
solo: Kenton (p)

10. Moonlight In Vermont (Karl Suessdorf & John Blackburn)
solo: Kenton (p)

11. I Understand (Mabel Wayne & Kim Gannon)
solo: Kenton (p)

12. Oh! You Crazy Moon (James Van Heusen & Johnny Burke)
solo: Kenton (p)

All tracks arranged by Kenton.

Additional Capitol versions

7243 873849 2 7 — CD [with Sophisticated Approach]

Other versions

Creative World reissue — ST-1017 — 12” LP


Alto sax
Gabe Baltazar

Tenor sax
Sam Donahue
Paul Renzi

Bari sax
Marvin Holladay

Bass sax
Wayne Dunstan

Dalton Smith
Larry McGuire
Bob Rolfe
Sanford Skinner
Ernie Bernhardt
+ Bud Brisbois (20 March)

Dwight Carver
Gene Roland
Keith LaMotte
Gordon Davison

Bob Fitzpatrick
Paul Heydorff
Jim Amlotte (b-tb)
Dave Wheller (b-tb)

Clive Acker

Stan Kenton

Pete Chivily

Jerry Lestock McKenzie