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Les Paul & Mary Ford A Touch Of Class - Best

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(1998/DISKY) 18 tracks Capitol 1948-56 more

Les Paul & Mary Ford: A Touch Of Class - Best

(1998/DISKY) 18 tracks Capitol 1948-56

Article properties: Les Paul & Mary Ford: A Touch Of Class - Best

  • Interpret: Les Paul & Mary Ford

  • Album titlle: A Touch Of Class - Best

  • Genre Country

  • Year of publication 1998
  • Label DISKY

  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0724348863027

  • weight in Kg 0.1
Paul, Les & Mary Ford - A Touch Of Class - Best CD 1
01 Hummingbird Les Paul & Mary Ford
02 How High The Moon Les Paul & Mary Ford
03 Magic Melody Les Paul & Mary Ford
04 Amukiriki Les Paul & Mary Ford
05 Texas Lady Les Paul & Mary Ford
06 Cinco Robles (Five Oaks) Les Paul & Mary Ford
07 Whispering Les Paul & Mary Ford
08 Mockin' Bird Hill Les Paul & Mary Ford
09 Nola Les Paul & Mary Ford
10 Lover Les Paul & Mary Ford
11 Tennessee Waltz Les Paul & Mary Ford
12 Bye Bye Blues Les Paul & Mary Ford
13 Twelfth Street Rag Les Paul & Mary Ford
14 Chicken Reel Les Paul & Mary Ford
15 How Deep Is The Ocean Les Paul & Mary Ford
16 The World Is Waiting for The Sunrise Les Paul & Mary Ford
17 I Really Don't Want To Know Les Paul & Mary Ford
18 I'm A Fool To Care Les Paul & Mary Ford
Les Paul and Mary Ford Born on Jan. 9, 1916, in Waykesha, Wisconsin, as Lester Polfuss, Paul... more
"Les Paul & Mary Ford"

Les Paul and Mary Ford

Born on Jan. 9, 1916, in Waykesha, Wisconsin, as Lester Polfuss, Paul started out playing guitar in hillbilly bands and then moved on to jazz combos, first with the Les Paul Trio in the late Thirties, before be-coming the guitarist with first Fred Waring and later Bing Crosby. He had always been interested in electronics and in 1941, while in hospital after a car crash, he had the idea of making a solid body electric guitar — the log' — which he eventually sold to Gibson as the 'Les Paul Guitar'. It was finally issued by the company, complete with its famous sustaining pick-ups, in 1952.

In the late Forties, he met Mary Ford — born on July 7, 1928, as Colleen Summer, in Pasadena, California — and they began performing and recording as a duo, unsuccessfully, for Decca and Columbia. After their marriage, they moved to Capitol and almost immediately had a series of million-sellers — Nockin' Bird Hill', 'How High The Moon' and The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise', records which are remembered more for their originality.

Mary Ford's voice complementing Les Paul's 'talking guitar' — than anything else. Their hits ceased in 1961, but by then Les Paul, who had built the first eight-track recorder in 1954, was far more interested in experimenting with guitars than playing them. Since his divorce from Mary Ford in 1963, he has devoted himself to 'reinventing the guitar'.

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