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Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band
A Fifth Of Beethoven

Album US 1976 on Private Stock label
R&B/Soul (Disco)

Another label layout variant can be found here. Flight '76 based on Rimsky-Korsakov's Flight of The Bumble Bee. A Fifth Of Beethoven based on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. Night Fall based on Chopin's Prelude No 4 In E Minor. Russian Dressing based on Tchaïkovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor.

Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band US
album by
PortraitHarvie Swartz b, *1948 US
PortraitWalter Murphy key, *1952 US
composed by, arranged by, conductor, written by
Bob Merigliano dr,
PortraitCarmine D'Amico g, acg, US
Brooks Tillotson frh, FR
Donald Corrado frh,
PortraitJim Buffington frh, *1922 GB
Ray Alonge frh, 1924-2000 US
Greg Westhoff dr,
PortraitArtie Kaplan fl, sax, *1945 US
PortraitEd Xiques as, fl, ss,
PortraitGeorge Young ts, as,
PortraitLou Marini fl, *1945 US
Paul Bernardi tb, US
PortraitAl Porcino tr, 1925-2013 DE
PortraitJon Faddis tr, *1953 US
Mike McGovern tr,
PortraitNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov *1844 RU
composed by, original
Pat Bianco
Mike Caruso voc, b,
PortraitAngela Bofill voc, bvoc, p, *1954 US
PortraitLudwig van Beethoven voc, p, 1770-1827 DE
composed by, original
PortraitFrédéric Chopin p, PO
composed by, original
PortraitPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840-1893 RU
composed by, original
Frank Dillard
Ron Johnsen engineer
Jay Borden engineer, assistant
George Marino mastered by
Thomas J. Valentino producer
Eddie Garr backing vocals
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Flight '76Walter Murphy & The Big Apple BandNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov3:29
2(You've Got To Be) Your Own Best FriendWalter Murphy & The Big Apple Band3:25
3California StrutWalter Murphy & The Big Apple Band3:33
4A Fifth Of BeethovenWalter Murphy & The Big Apple BandLudwig van Beethoven3:01
5Night FallWalter Murphy & The Big Apple BandFrédéric Chopin4:40
6Russian DressingWalter Murphy & The Big Apple BandPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky3:25
7Suite Love SymphonyWalter Murphy & The Big Apple Band2:51
8Midnight ExpressWalter Murphy & The Big Apple Band3:05
9Get A Little Lovin'Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band3:57
10Just A Love SongWalter Murphy & The Big Apple Band4:22

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