Herb Alpert & His Friends




8LP Set*
Released 1978
Cat No.: RDS7091-8  (RDC90091-?)
RD Code: HAM 8A / 005

As with most releases from the 60s and 70s, there is some confusion over the numbering of this set. The product was released under the code HAM 8A, but it was regiustered in the RD archives as HAM005.
*This set came with a bonus LP "Portrait Of Liza" (Minnelli) (RDS7099) which fetaured tracks from a 1969 Paris concert.

1 - Herb Alpert Tijuana Style

1 - Spanish Flea - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
2 - Acapulco 1922 - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
3 - Brasilia - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
4 - Let It Be Me - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
5 - Robbers and Cops - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
6 - Mexican Shuffle - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
7 - Cowboys and Indians - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
8 - Tijuana Taxi - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
9 - A Taste Of Honey - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
10 - Wade In The Water - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
11 - Up Cherry Street - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
12 - Girl Talk - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
13 - For Carlos - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
14 - Darlin' - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

2 - Serenade In The Night
 
15 - (They Long To Be) Close To You - Carpenters
16 - More I See You - Chris Montez
17 - Long and Winding Road - Sandpipers
18 - Charade - Baja Marimba Band
19 - You Stepped Out Of A Dream - Sergio Mendes
20 - Knowing When To Leave - Burt Bacharach
21 - Casino Royale - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
22 - This Guy's In Love With You - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
23 - Dream A Little Dream Of Me - Baja Marimba Band
24 - Time After Time - Chris Montez
25 - Come Touch The Sun - Burt Bacharach
26 - Easy To Be Hard - Sergio Mendes
27 - Kaleidoscope - Judith Durham
28 - We've Only Just BegunCarpenters


3 - Dancing Time

29 - The Happening - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
30 - Just An Old Fashioned Love Song - Sandpipers
31 - Love Is Surrender - Carpenters
32 - All My Lovin' - Sandpipers
33 - Hey Baby - Chris Montez
34 - What The World Needs Now Is Love - Sergio Mendes
35 - It's Too Late - Sandpipers
36 - Going Out Of My Head - Sergio Mendes
37 - Ferris Wheel - Judith Durham
38 - Sunny - Chris Montez
38 - Day Dream - Sandpipers
39 - Walk On By - Baja Marimba Band
40 - Pretty Flamingo - Sandpipers
41 - Walk Don't Run - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

4 - Love's Melody

42 - Call Me - Chris Montez
43 - Yesterday Once More - Carpenters
44 - The Look Of Love - Sergio Mendes
45 - Superstar - Carpenters
46 - Here, There And Everywhere - Baja Marimba Band
47 - Message To Michael - Burt Bacharach
48 - Things We Said Today - Sandpipers
49 - Whoever You Are I Love You - Burt Bacharach
50 - She's Leaving Home - Baja Marimba Band
51 - Rainy Days and Mondays - Carpenters
52 - Scarborough Fair - Sergio Mendes
53 - She Touched Me - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
54 - Girl From Ipanema - Chris Montez
55 - Goodbye To LoveCarpenters

5 - Bacharach - In Person
 
56 - Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - Burt Bacharach
57 - Reach Out For Me - Burt Bacharach
58 - I Say A Little Prayer - Burt Bacharach
59 - All Kinds Of People - Burt Bacharach
60 - The Windows Of The World - Burt Bacharach
61 - A House Is Not A Home - Burt Bacharach
62 - I'll Never Fall In Love Again - Burt Bacharach
63 - Do You Know The Way To San Jose? - Burt Bacharach
64 - Any Day Now - Burt Bacharach
65 - Make It Easy On Yourself - Burt Bacharach
66 - She's Gone Away - Burt Bacharach
67 - Alfie - Burt Bacharach
68 - Sundance Kid - Burt Bacharach
69 - Promises, Promises - Burt Bacharach

6 - Sweet With A Beat
 
70 - Guantanamera - Sandpipers
71 - Louie, Louie - Sandpipers
72 - Come Saturday Morning - Sandpipers
73 - Jennifer Juniper - Sandpipers
74 - La Bamba - Sandpipers
75 - Suzanne - Sandpipers
76 - A Gift Of Song - Sandpipers
77 - Here Am I - Judith Durham
78 - Your Heart Is Free (Just Like The Wind) - Judith Durham
79 - I'm Old Fashioned - Judith Durham
80 - Light Is Dark Enough - Judith Durham
81 - Wailing Of The Willow - Judith Durham
82 - What Could Be A Better Way - Judith Durham
83 - Climb Every Mountain - Judith Durham

7 - Herb Alpert - The Big Hits
 
84 - Lollipops and Roses - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
85 - So What's New? - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
86 - If I Were A Rich Man - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
87 - Trolley Song - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
88 - Never On Sunday - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
89 - Mame - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
90 - Hello Dolly - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
91 - Lonely Bull - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
92 - I''ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
93 - Zorba The Greek - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
94 - Cabaret - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
95 - Without Her - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
96 - My Favourite Things - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
97 - Milord - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

8 - Relaxin' Rhythms

98 - A Song For You - Carpenters 
99 - Sound Of Silence - Baja Marimba Band
100 - One Note Samba - Sergio Mendes
101 - If - Sandpipers
102 - From Both Sides Now - Jimmie Rodgers
103 - Night and Day - Sergio Mendes
104 - Reason To Believe - Carpenters
105 - Fool On The Hill - Sergio Mendes
106 - Skyline Pigeon - Judith Durham
107 - Monday Monday - Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
108 - Let Me Be The One - Carpenters
109 - Yellow Bird - Baja Marimba Band
110 - Windmills Of Your Mind - Jimmie Rodgers
111 - Kumbaya - Sandpipers



Christmas Through The Years



5CD Set
Released December 1996
Cat No.: RDCD1511-5  (RDC93181-3)
RD Code: CTTY 381
Compiled by M Moritz


CD1 All-Time Christmas Favourites 

1 - White Christmas - Vera Lynn
2 - Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire) - Nat King Cole
3 - Happy Holiday - Andy Williams
4 - Silver Bells - Doris Day
5 - Mary's Boy Child - Harry Belafonte
6 - Little Drummer Boy - Harry Simeone Chorale
7 - Carol Of The Bells - Johnny Mathis
8 - Pretty Paper - Glen Campbell
9 - First Noël - Connie Francis
10 - Jingle Bells - Richard Clayderman
11 - We Wish You A Merry Christmas - Roger Whittaker
12 - When A Child Is Born - Johnny Mathis
13 - I Saw Three Ships - Nat King Cole
14 - Twelve Days Of Christmas - Roger Whittaker
15 - God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen - Fireside Singers
16 - Deck The Halls - Nat King Cole
17 - Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! - Doris Day
18 - There's No Place Like Home - Glen Campbell
19 - C.H.R.I.S.T.M.A.S. - Eddy Arnold
20 - Go Tell It On The Mountain - Fireside Singers
21 - Here We Come A - Carolling - Ray Conniff Singers
22 - Do You Hear What I Hear? - Andy Williams

CD2 Christmas Memories      

23 - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - Judy Garland
24 - Winter Wonderland - Perry Como
25 - I'm Sending A Letter To Santa Claus - Vera Lynn
26 - A Marshmallow World - Bing Crosby
27 - Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane) - Eddie Fisher
28 - Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town - Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters
29 - Jolly Old St Nicholas - Ames Brothers
30 - 'Twas The Night Before Christmas - Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians
31 - Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot - Vera Lynn
32 - Silent Night - Bing Crosby
33 - Once Upon A Wintertime - Vera Lynn
34 - It Came Upon A Midnight Clear - Ames Brothers
35 - It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas - Perry Como and the Fontane Sisters
36 - Snowy White Snow And Jingle Bells - Dorothy Squires
37 - Christmas Island - Andrews Sisters
38 - You're All I Want For Christmas - Frankie Laine
39 - Santa Baby - Eartha Kitt
40 - When Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney - Billy Cotton
41 - Does Santa Claus Sleep With His Whiskers Over Or Under The Sheet? - Henry Hall with the BBC Dance Orchestra
42 - Fairy On The Christmas Tree - Gracie Fields
43 - Where Did My Snowman Go? - Petula Clark
44 - Frosty The Snowman - Nat King Cole
45 - (All I Want For Christmas) Is My Two Front Teeth - Spike Jones and his City Slickers

CD3 The Joy Of Christmas    

46 - O Come, All Ye Faithful - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus
47 - While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks - Harry Secombe
48 - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing - Roger Whittaker
49 - O Holy Night - Mario Lanza
50 - Ave Maria - Moira Anderson
51 - Panis Angelicus - Placido Domingo
52 - Once In Royal David's City - Mantovani
53 - Angels We Have Heard On High - Vienna Boys Choir
54 - Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring - New Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
55 - Past Three O'Clock - Roger Whittaker
56 - I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day - Mormon Tabernacle Choir
57 - Good King Wenceslas - Harry Secombe
58 - Good Christian Men, Rejoice - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus
59 - Ding Dong! Merrily On High - Roger Whittaker
60 - Lord's Prayer - Mario Lanza
61 - Ave Maria - Placido Domingo
62 - Star Of Bethlehem - Josef Locke
63 - Holly And The Ivy - Mantovani

CD4 Christmas Souvenirs     

64 - It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year - Andy Williams
65 - Christmas Alphabet - Dickie Valentine
66 - Jingle Bell Rock - Max Bygraves
67 - Little Donkey - Beverley Sisters
68 - Virgin Mary - Lonnie Donegan
69 - Christmas Is Coming - Harry Belafonte
70 - Very First Christmas Of All - Ronnie Hilton
71 - Christmas Present - Doris Day
72 - I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever - Perry Como
73 - Christmas Sleigh Bells - Wally Stott with his Orchestra and Chorus
74 - Santo Natale (Merry Christmas) - David Whitfield
75 - O Little Town Of Bethlehem - Jim Reeves
76 - A Cradle In Bethlehem - Nat King Cole
77 - Toyland - Perry Como
78 - Snowfall - Doris Day
79 - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus - Beverley Sisters
80 - I Love The Winter Weather - Tony Bennett
81 - Christmas Holiday - Andy Williams
82 - Snow Coach - Russ Conway
83 - A Christmas Dream - Perry Como
84 - Christmas Cards - Alma Cogan
85 - That's What I'd Like For Christmas - Harry Secombe
86 - My Favourite Things - Tony Bennett
87 - Christmas Blues - Dean Martin
88 - An Old Christmas Card - Jim Reeves
89 - Lonely Pup (In A Christmas Shop) - Adam Faith
90 - Rudolph The Red - Nosed Reindeer - Johnny Mathis
91 - Must Be Santa - Alma Cogan

CD5  Christmas Magic
 
92 - Joy To The World - Neil Diamond
93 - Mistletoe And Wine - Cliff Richard
94 - Christmas Tree Is Alight With Candles - James Last
95 - Away In A Manger - Roger Whittaker
96 - Christmas Is For Children - Glen Campbell
97 - Rocking - Julie Andrews
98 - Walking In The Air - Aled Jones
99 - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? - Johnny Mathis
100 - Christmas Concerto - Richard Clayderman
101 - Feliz Navidad - José Feliciano
102 - Back In England For Christmas - David Essex
103 - In The Bleak Mid Winter - Cliff Richard
104 - What Child Is This? - Johnny Mathis
105 - On Christmas Night The Lights Are Burning - Richard Clayderman
106 - Blue Christmas - Glen Campbell
107 - I'll Be Home For Christmas - Neil Diamond
108 - Christmas Through Your Eyes - Gloria Estefan
109 - A Winter's Tale - David Essex
110 - We Three Kings - Dolly Parton


Bring Me Sunshine



5CD Set
Released November 1996
Cat No.: RDCD1331-5  (RDC93001-3)
RD Code: BMS 366

CD1  Showcase Of Golden Stars
 
1 - Morecambe And Wise - Bring Me Sunshine
2 - Bernard Cribbins - Right Said Fred
3 - Benny Hill - Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West)
4 - Peter Sellers and Sophia Loren - Goodness, Gracious Me!
5 - Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport
6 - Harry Belafonte And Odetta - Hole In The Bucket
7 - Nat ‘King’Cole - Orange Coloured Sky
8 - Anthony Newley - Strawberry Fair
9 - Tommy Steele - What A Mouth (What A North And South)
10 - Lonnie Donegan - Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour
11 - Danny Kaye - Triplets
12 - Eartha Kitt - Just An Old Fashioned Girl
13 - Louis Armstrong And Bing Crosby - Gone Fishin'
14 - Lena Horne - New - Fangled Tango
15 - Stargazers - I See The Moon
16 - Alma Cogan - In The Middle Of The House
17 - Max Bygraves - Cowpuncher's Cantata
18 - Billy Cotton & His Band - Forty Fahsend Fevvers On A Frush
19 - Spike Jones And His City Slickers - I Went To Your Wedding

CD2  Down Memory Lane

20 - Red Ingle And the Natural Seven - Cigareets, Whuskey And Wild, Wild Women
21 - Danny Kaye with the Andrews Sisters - Woody Woodpecker Song
22 - Bing Crosby And Al Jolson - Spaniard That Blighted My Life
23 - Louis Jordan - Open The Door, Richard!
24 - Fats Waller - Your Feet's Too Big
25 - Spike Jones And His City Slickers - All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth)
26 - Fred Waring And his Pennsylvanians - Dry Bones
27 - Andrews Sisters - One Meat Ball
28 - Danny Kaye - I've Got A Lovely Bunch Of Coconuts
29 - Pied Pipers - Mairzy Doats And Dozy Doats
30 - Billy Cotton & His Band - Hut - Sut Song
31 - Harry Roy And his Band - She Had To Go And Lose It At The Astor
32 - Noel Coward - Stately Homes Of England
33 - Bebe Daniels And Ben Lyon - Three Little Fishes
34 - Flanagan And Allen - We're Gonna Hang Out The Washing On
35 - Gracie Fields - Walter Walter (Lead Me To The Altar)
36 - George Formby - With My Little Stick Of Blackpool Rock
37 - Stanley Holloway - With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her
38 - Max Miller - Mary From The Dairy

CD3 Remembering The 60s

39 - Bonzo Dog Doo - Dah Band - Intro And The Outro
40 - Scaffold - Lily The Pink
41 - Herman's Hermits - I'm Henery The Eighth (I Am)
42 - Lance Percival - Shame And Scandal In The Family
43 - Rolf Harris - Jake The Peg
44 - Morecambe And Wise - Boom Oo Yatta Ta Ta
45 - Ronnie Hilton - Windmill In Old Amsterdam
46 - New Christy Minstrels - Three Wheels On My Wagon
47 - Vernons Girls - You Know What I Mean
48 - Bernard Cribbins - Hole In The Ground
49 - Pat Boone - Speedy Gonzales
50 - Perry Como - Delaware
51 - Peter Sellers and Sophia Loren - Bangers And Mash
52 - Lonnie Donegan - My Old Man's A Dustman
53 - Benny Hill - Gather In The Mushrooms
54 - Anthony Newley - Pop Goes The Weasel
55 - Charlie Drake - My Boomerang Won't Come Back
56 - Andy Stewart - Donald, Where's Yer Troosers?
57 - Pete Seeger - Little Boxes

CD4  Magical Moments

58 - Bing Crosby And Bob Hope - Road To Morocco
59 - Ethel Merman And Ray Middleton - Anything You Can Do
60 - Bing Crosby, William Bendix And Sir Cedric Hardwicke - Busy Doing Nothing
61 - Danny Kaye - King's New Clothes
62 - Doris Day - Deadwood Stage (Whip Crack - Away)
63 - Rex Harrison And Julie Andrews - Rain In Spain
64 - Ron Moody - You've Got To Pick A Pocket Or Two
65 - Bruce Forsyth - When I See An Elephant Fly
66 - Max Bygraves - Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be
67 - Tommy Steele - Flash, Bang, Wallop!
68 - Russ Tamblyn - Gee, Officer Krupke!
69 - Ronnie Hilton - Ugly Bug Ball
70 - Ray Conniff Singers - Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
71 - Ken Barrie - Bare Necessities
72 - Clive Peterson - Never Smile At A Crocodile
73 - Shani Wallis - Second Hand Rose
74 - Max Bygraves - Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
75 - Brian Greene And Matt Zimmerman - Brush Up Your Shakespeare
76 - National Symphony Orchestra - Mums And Dads
 
CD5  Favourites Forever!

77 - Charles Penrose - Laughing Policeman
78 - Ernest Butcher - Peaceful Street
79 - George Formby - When I'm Cleaning Windows
80 - Stanley Holloway - Lion And Albert
81 - Flanagan And Allen - Run, Rabbit, Run
82 - Noel Coward - Mad Dogs And Englishmen
83 - Reginald Gardiner - Trains
84 - Arthur Askey - Bee Song
85 - Spike Jones And His City Slickers - Cocktails For Two
86 - Jimmy Durante - I'm The Guy Who Found The Lost Chord
87 - Eartha Kitt - Let's Do It
88 - Joyce Grenfell And Norman Wisdom - Narcissus
89 - Flanders And Swann - Gnu Song
90 - Victor Borge - Phonetic Punctuation (Live)
91 - Burl Ives - I Know An Old Lady
92 - Joyce Grenfell - Nursery School
93 - Peter Sellers - Balham, Gateway To The South
94 - Ian Wallace - Hippopotamus Song
95 - Goons - Ying Tong Song