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l'Americano

l'Americano by Laurent Doumont
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Laurent Doumont

Label: Soul Embassy
Released: 2019
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Track Listing

Come Prima ; Azzurro ; Tu Vuo fa l'Americano ; Nel Blu Dipinto di Blu ; Dolce Paola ; Ventiquattromila Baci ; Guarda Come Dondolo ; Una Giornata al Mare ; Tintarella di Luna ; La Notte ; Svalutation ; Vitti na Crozza


Personnel

Laurent Doumont
saxophone

Additional Personnel / Information

Laurent Doumont : vocals & saxes ; Vincent Bruyninckx : keyboards ; Lorenzo Di Maio : guitar ; Sam Gerstmans : bass ; Adrien Verderame : Drums ; Raf D Backer : organ ; Michel seba : percussions ; Olivier Bodson : trumpet ; David de Vrieze : trombone ; Daniele Pastore : vocals ; Fily Sciacchitano : vocals

Album Description

Laurent Doumont has been taking his grooves out to clubs and festivals on the streets of Brussels and abroad for more than 20 years, trying to bring color to Belgium’s grey. Recently, an introspective quest of his Sicilian descent gave birth to the « Americano » project. Twelve great Italian standards joyfully adapted in the Soul Jazz idiom he cares for. A very personal project indeed. Try to imagine Celentano, Modugno or Paolo Conte covered in the manner of Marvin Gaye, Al Green or Serge Gainsbourg… If you close your eyes, you can almost hear the waves on the beaches of Capri.


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