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Clair De Lune
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Moon River
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Greensleeves
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Italian Fantasia Medley: Tarantella, O Sole Mio, A Frangesa, Santa Lucia, Maria, Mari, Funiculi, Funicula
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Charmaine

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Conductor, composer, violinist, and pianist Mantovani was one of the most popular and prolific easy listening artists of all time. His trademark "cascading strings" (or "tumbling strings") effect gave him an instantly recognizable sound, and his heavy reliance on the string section in general helped map out the blueprint for much of the light orchestral music that followed in his wake. His repertoire did feature original compositions, but was built chiefly on lush adaptations of... Read more

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