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Earl Hines Plays Cole Porter

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Released  1975
Studio  RCA Studios, NYC
Label  New World 80501
Artist  Earl Hines
Genre  Jazz
Recorded  April 16, 1974
Length  46:44
Producer  Bill Weilbacher
Release date  1975
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Earl Hines Plays Cole Porter is a solo album by pianist Earl Hines performing compositions by Cole Porter which was originally released on the Australian Swaggie label and rereleased on the New World label on CD in 1996.



Allmusic's Scott Yanow noted "Hines interprets the compositions as if he had been familiar with them for decades. His chancetaking improvisations have their hair raising moments (particularly when he suspends time) and are quite exciting. A superb effort by the immortal pianist who at 71 still seemed to be improving".

Track listing

All compositions by Cole Porter.

  1. "You Do Something to Me" - 7:39
  2. "Night and Day" - 9:50
  3. "Rosalie" - 4:08
  4. "I've Got You Under My Skin" - 8:12
  5. "I Get a Kick Out of You" - 4:11
  6. "What Is This Thing Called Love?" - 5:00
  7. "You'd Be So Easy to Love" - 7:38


  • Earl Hines - piano
  • References

    Earl Hines Plays Cole Porter Wikipedia

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