Here's to You, Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years!

Here's To You Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years! is an album by American pianist David Benoit released in 2000, and recorded for the GRP label. The album reached #2 on Billboard's Jazz chart. The album is a memorial to Charles M. Schulz, creator of the Peanuts comic strips.
Vince Guaraldi who wrote many of the tracks on this album wrote the music for the original Peanuts television specials.

Here's to You Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years!
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Studio album by
Released2000
Recorded1999-2000
StudioAvatar Studios, New York; Bill Schnee Studios, Hollywood; The Sound Kitchen, Franklin, Tennessee; Capitol Studios, Los Angeles
GenreJazz
Length41:52
LabelGRP Records
ProducerTommy LiPuma
David Benoit chronology
Professional Dreamer
(1999)
Here's to You Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years!
(2000)
Fuzzy Logic
(2002)

Track listingEdit

  1. Linus and Lucy (written by: Vince Guaraldi) - 3:06
  2. Charlie Brown Theme (Vince Guaraldi / Lee Mendelson) - 4:18
  3. Pebble Beach (Vince Guaraldi) - 4:38
  4. Linus Tells Charlie (David Benoit) - 4:30
  5. Frieda (Vince Guaraldi) - 4:34
  6. Christmas Time Is Here (Vince Guaraldi / Lee Mendelson) - 5:17
  7. Getting Ready (David Benoit) - 3:08
  8. Blue Charlie Brown (Vince Guaraldi) - 4:05
  9. Red Baron (Vince Guaraldi) - 4:28
  10. Happiness (Clark Gesner) - 3:47

PersonnelEdit

ChartsEdit

Chart (2000) Peak
position
Billboard Jazz Albums[1] 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "David Benoit US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2013-03-09.

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