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Map to the treasure [sound recording] : reimagining Laura Nyro / Billy Childs ; all songs composed by Laura Nyro ; arranged and orchestrated by Billy Childs.

Nyro, Laura. (Composer). Childs, Billy. (Arranger, Performer). Fleming, Renée. (Performer). Ma, Yo-Yo, 1955- (Performer). Stevens, Becca. (Performer). Fischer, Lisa, 1958- (Performer). Spalding, Esperanza, 1984- (Performer). Shorter, Wayne. (Performer). Jones, Rickie Lee. (Performer). Potter, Chris, 1971- (Performer). Ledisi, 1972- (Performer). Tedeschi, Susan, 1970- (Performer). Wilson, Steve (Saxophonist) (Performer). Colvin, Shawn. (Performer). Botti, Chris. (Performer). Reeves, Dianne. (Performer). Krauss, Alison, 1971- (Performer). Douglas, Jerry, 1956- (Performer).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center CD 39428 37684001089602 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (61 minutes, 31 seconds) : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Masterworks, [2014]
  • Distributor: New York, NY : Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment

Content descriptions

General Note:
Jazz vocals.
Title from disc label.
Program notes by Eileen Silver-Lillywhite and Billy Childs (12 unnumbered pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
New York tendaberry (featuring Renée Fleming & Yo-Yo Ma) -- The confession (featuring Becca Stevens) -- Map to the treasure (featuring Lisa Fischer) -- Upstairs by a Chinese lamp (featuring Esperanza Spalding & Wayne Shorter) -- Been on a train (featuring Rickie Lee Jones & Chris Potter) -- Stoned soul picnic (featuring Ledisi) -- Gibsom Street (featuring Susan Tedeschi & Steve Wilson) -- Save the country (featuring Shawn Colvin & Chris Botti) -- To a child (featuring Dianne Reeves) -- And when I die (featuring Alison Krauss & Jerry Douglas).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by Larry Klein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various featured vocalists and instrumentalists; with Billy Childs, piano, and assisting instrumentalists.
Summary, etc.:
Composer/arranger/pianist Billy Childs leads an all-star interpretation of songwriter Laura Nyro's beloved works. Featuring guest artists Renee Fleming, Esperanza Spalding, Yo-Yo Ma, Alison Krauss, Ledisi, Wayne Shorter, and more. Nyro is a singer-songwriter from the Songwriters and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame whose blend of Broadway-inspired melodies, jazz improvisation and socially conscious lyrics have stayed with Childs. His devotion to her art is at the heart of this album.
Subject: Jazz vocals.
Jazz > 2011-2020.

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