English composer, arranger and conductor whose work first became noticed through the tuneful backings he often supplied to some contract singers on HMV singles in the 1950s. Occasionally he was allowed his own 78s, and some were his own compositions, such as Rhapsody In Red. He also wrote music under the name Frank Meilleur or Meillear.
English composer, arranger and conductor whose work first became noticed through the tuneful backings he often supplied to some contract singers on HMV singles in the 1950s.
Frank Cordell (1 June 1918 – 6 July 1980) was a British composer, arranger and conductor, who was actively involved with the Institute of Contemporary Arts. He also composed music under the name Frank Meilleur or Meillear (Meillear being his mother’s maiden name). He was born Frank Cordell in. His father was a doctor who served with the Royal Army Medical Corps in the First World War. Frank had two sisters.
Artist: Betty Driver, Frank Cordell and His Orchestra. Album: Sounds Spectacular: Frank Cordell - Conductor, Volume 2. Release year: 2016. Download Betty Driver, Frank Cordell and His Orchestra - A Dreamer's Holiday. Sounds Spectacular: Frank Cordell - Conductor, Volume 2: Best 2 songs. Alma Cogan, Frank Cordell and His Orchestra - As Time Goes By 02:32. Betty Driver, Frank Cordell and His Orchestra - The Bullfrog 02:37.
Sounds Spectacular: Frank Cordell - Conductor, Volume 2 - Frank Cordell, Frank Cordell and His Orchestra. Musical scores In 1955, Cordell left the BBC to become musical director of HMV Records, known subsequently as EMI, a post held until 1962 when he decided to become a full-time film composer. He scored the music for the film The Captain's Table, 1959.
Details of the 7CD, 10 Disc Vinyl reissue box set with quotes from band members. The albums were re-mastered by Ronan McHugh and Joe Elliott at Joe's Garage and cut by Greg Moore. cd/vinyl collection volume 2 versions. Spanish Voices - Gloria Flores/Oscar Contreras. Strings/Percussion Conductor/Arranger - Craig Pruess. String Leader - Gavyn Wright. Dhol (Indian Drum) - AV Singh Outro Serangi Sample - Shvam Vatish. Additional Vocals/Guitars - Robert John "Mutt" Lange. End Guitar Solo - Damon 'Demon' Hill.
Frank Cordell, Frank Cordell & His Orchestra - Gone With The Wind. album: Sweet and Dry. Cherokee. album: By the Fireside and Other Hits.
|1||There's A Lull In My Life||3:16|
|3||That Old Black Magic||2:24|
|4||Let's Fall In Love||1:43|
|5||Come Rain Or Come Shine||2:30|
|6||It's Only A Paper Moon||2:12|
|7||Blues In The Night||5:24|
|8||My Funny Valentine||3:37|
|11||Kee-Mo, Ky-Mo (The Magic Song)||2:59|
|13||I Love To Sing||1:58|
|14||Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries||2:49|
|15||They Can't Take That Away From Me||1:58|
|16||Taking A Chance On Love||2:51|
|17||Ain't We Got Fun||3:00|
|18||You Do Something To Me||2:32|
|19||Today I Love Ev'rybody||2:29|
|20||Cheek To Cheek||2:56|
|21||If This Isn't Love||2:16|
|22||As Time Goes By||2:32|
|25||A Kiss And A Cuddle (And A Few Kind Words From You)||2:25|
|26||I Feel So Hmm||2:51|
|27||You Need Feet||2:43|
|28||A Dreamer's Holiday||2:40|
|29||Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (I Love You)||2:55|