“South PAcific” (1958) Les Baxter

South Pacific (1958) LP South Pacific (lp1) d South Pacific (lp2) d South Pacific (lpr) wp

Capitol Records ‎– T1012

UK (1959)

LP, Album

In 1958 this was “pop” music. Now it is more casually classified as Easy Listening. Challenging orchestrations including lots of percussion and unusual selection of instruments like chimes and bells, with re-verb and echos, and that occasional Theremin make these releases a very enjoyable listen.

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