Introduccion :

* Mi preciado blog dedicado solo a la música Disco en version instrumental y orquestal con reconocidos arreglistas y concertistas de los años 70's y 80's,esta es la escencia,la base,el glamour y la maravillosa sinfonía que perdúra en el tiempo....

* My precious blog dedicated only to the Disco music in instrumental and orchestral version with renowned arrangers and concert artists from the 70's and 80's, this is the essence,the base,the glamour and the wonderful symphony that lasts over time...

Friday, October 31, 2014

Andre Popp - A Maravilhosa Orquestra De Andre Popp 1975 Lp Complete


*  André Charles Jean Popp a French composer, songwriter, arranger and conductor (19-02-1924, Fontenay-le-Comte, Vendée, France - 10-05-2014, Puteaux, France). 

Since the 1950s, he played his own works with his orchestra, accompanied French singers, composed scores for movies and TV programs. He's also famous for his series "Les aventures de Piccolo Saxo" which explains instruments and classical music to the children.


Side A     
01 - EMMANUELLE       
02 - MY BOY               
05 - TONIGHT                       

Side B


''Love is blue''

Style : Pop,Disco,Funk/soul,Easy Listening,Instrumental/Orchestral

Password :  andrepopp75


Geoff Love's Big Disco Sound - You Should Be Dancing - Volume 2 1977 Lp Complete



* A cortesy of our friend ''Harry Van Der Veen'',Thanks Master

Engineer [Recording] – John Kurlander
Producer – Norman Newell
Producer [Associate] – Gil King

Tracklist :

A1 You Should Be Dancing
A2 Tara's Theme

Abba Medley

A3.1 Dancing Queen
A3.2 Knowing Me, Knowing You
A3.3 Money, Money, Money

A4 Yellow River

Elvis Presley Medley

A5.1 Heartbreak Hotel
A5.2 Can't Help Falling In Love
A5.3 Moody Blue

B1 Sunny
B2 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
B3 You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
B4 Boogie Nights

Stevie Wonder Medley

B5.1 Isn't She Lovely?
B5.2 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
B6 Lift Off

''Lift off''

Style : Disco,Funk/soul,Easy Listening,Orchestral


Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Gil Ventura - Sax Club Number 8 "Latin" 1974 Lp Complete



*  Primer Post del Italiano Gil Ventura y sus ''Sax Club Number'',nos adentraremos en sus proyectos con sonido disco desde 1974 hasta 1980,comenzamos con un álbum dedicado a la musica latina,mayormente en la onda Brasilera y Mexicána que apenas se puede notar unos retoques de sonido Disco,musica disco que aún éstaba en transición....

* Una Cortesía de nuestro amigo ''Harry Van Der Veen''

Mixed By – Bruno Malasoma
Sounds – Bruno Malasoma


A1 Patricia
A2 Mas Que Nada
A3 Oye Como Va
A4 Waltermelon Man


Aa Manha De Carnaval
Ab Desafinado
Ac So Danco Samba
Ad Fly Me To The Moon


Ba Brazil
Bb Poinciana
Bc Samba De Orfeo
Bd Una Lacrima Sul Viso

B1 Samba Pa Ti
B2 Serenata N. 13
B3 Guajira

''Mas que nada''

Style : Jazz,Disco,Funk/soul,Samba,Latin,Bossa Nova,Instrumental/Orchestral


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Decimo - Theme From Shaft (Disco Version) / The Last World 1978



* Espectacular version del famoso track escrito por Isaac Hayes,toda una orquestación completa y también se suma el sonido que algunos conocemos como.... ''Sleaze Disco'',''The Last world'' un pequeño ''Electro disco'' aparentemente influenciada en clásico de Richard Strauss y un toque del estilo ''I feel love'' de Donna summer si mis oidos no me engáñan,no es el único single que grabó el señor Umberto Decimo,existe otro pequeño single totalmente desconocido,sería el lado B del single para ser especificos,en este single se encuentra un track llamado ''Capitan Robot'' escrita por Umberto Decimo en 1979 para un programa Italiano llamado ''Noi Supereroi'' el track es mucho mas electronico como la cancion ''The Last World'' que describí anteriormente,además de acompañar en algunos proyectos al saxofonista Gil Ventura y al grupo ''Daniel Sentacruz Ensemble''.

Arranged - Umberto Decimo

Tracklist :

A Theme From Shaft (Disco Version)
Written – Isaac Hayes

B The Last World
Written – Umberto Decimo

''Theme from Shaft (Disco version)

Style : Electronic Disco,funk/soul,Instrumental/Orchestral


Sunday, October 26, 2014

Ralph MacDonald - Sound Of A Drum 1976 Lp Complete



* Ralph MacDonald was a Percussionist & songwriter born on 15/03/1944 in Harlem, New York, died 18/12/2011 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA. 

He has released eight solo albums from 1976 to 1998,co-wrote Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway's "Where is the Love" and Bill Withers' "Just The Two Of Us" ,he has played as a session percussionist in many artists' recordings -George Benson, David Bowie, Aretha Franklin, Art Garfunkel, Billy Joel, Quincy Jones, Carole King, Miriam Makeba, David Sanborn, Paul Simon, Steely Dan etc.

Art Direction, Design – Howard Smiley, Richard Roth
Bells [Orcherstra] – David Carey
Cello – Jesse Levy, Kermit Moore
Co-producer [Associate Producer] – Arthur Jenkins Jr., William Eaton
Coordinator [Album] – Diane Johnson
Coordinator [Album] [Assistant] – Judith Slaughter
Engineer [Recording] – Richard Alderson
Engineer [Recording] [Assistant] – Eddie Heath, Jr.
Horns – Harold Vick, Jimmy Owens, Joe Farrell, Kiane Zawadi, Seldon Powell, Vergil Jones 
Mixed By – Arthur Jenkins Jr., Ralph MacDonald, Richard Alderson, William Eaton, William Salter
Producer – Ralph MacDonald, William Salter
Strings – Alfred Brown, Emanuel Green, Gene Orloff, Harry Lookofsky, Julien Barber, Matthew Raimondi, Max Pollikoff, Paul Gershman, Sanford Allen, Selwart Clarke

Tracklist : v

A1 Sounds Of A Drum
A2 Where Is The Love
A3 The Only Time You Say You Love Me
B1 Jam On The Groove
B2 Mister Magic
B3 Calypso Breakdown

''The Only time you say you love me''

Style : Jazz-Funk,Latin,Disco,Instrumental/Orchestral

Password :  mcdonalddrum


Saturday, October 25, 2014

Maurice Desjardins - Desjardins 1978 Lp Complete



*  Álbum totalmente instrumental producido por Gerry Bribosia,el tema que sobresále más es ''Expresso'' singular pieza disco con un estilo clásico.

Arranged By [Arrangements] – Georges Tremblay
Producer [Productions],Guitar – Gerry Bribosia

Tracklist :

A1 Technik
A2 Dream On
A3 Expresso
A4 L.G. II
B1 Beauty Of Nature
B2 Reve Et Realite
B3 Please Dance
B4 Elan


Style : Electronic Disco,Electro,Instrumental

Password :  desjardins78


Friday, October 24, 2014

Marc Chantereau,Pierre-Alain Dahan & Slim Pezin - Disco & Co Volume 2 1979 Lp complete



* 2do volumen de los integrantes de la famosa banda ''Voyage'',en este album se resáltan los siguientes tracks que para mi son las mejores,''Let's go to brasilia'' una hermosa melodía disco que inclúso en el 2009 el Dj ''Raj Gupta'' conocido como ''Ray Mang'' hízo un fabuloso trabajo al re-editar esta canción para el álbum ''Le Disco : Tele music remixed'' pero no es igual a la version original del '79 ya que carece del sonido del piano,''Discomania'' un energético disco orchestral y el conocido ''Cold-Coke'' fatal instrumental de 9 minutos!

Arranged By – Marc Chantereau/Pierre-Alain Dahan/Slim Pezin
Engineer [Red Bus Studios London] – Tony Swain
Engineer [Trident Studios London] – Colin Green
Music By – Marc Chantereau, Pierre-Alain Dahan, Slim Pezin
Photography – Image Bank
Producer – Roger Tokarz
Written-By – Marc Chantereau/Pierre-Alain Dahan/Slim Pezin

Tracklist :

A1 Discomania
A2 Black Cars
A3 Cold Coke
B1 Let's Go To Brasilia
B2 Dollars & Francs
B3 Silver Planet
B4 Phantom Rock

''Let's go to Brasilia''

Style : Electronic Disco,Funk/soul,Instrumental


Thursday, October 23, 2014

Lalo Schifrin Orchestra - Black Widow 1976 Lp Complete



*  Magnificent album from Argentinean ''Lalo Schifrin'',Included the funky-killer ''Jaws'' and a sleaze-Disco ''Monglow'' as always the fusion between the disco and jazz!

Alto Saxophone – Joe Farrell
Arranged By, Conductor – Lalo Schifrin
Backing Vocals – Patti Austin
Baritone Saxophone – Pepper Adams
Bass – Anthony Jackson
Congas – Carlos Martin (tracks: A2 to B4)
Design [Album] – Rene Schumacher
Drums – Andy Newmark
Engineer [Assistant] – Liz Saron, Matt Murray
Engineer, Mastered By – Joe Jorgensen
Flute – George Marge, Jerry Dodgion, Joe Farrell
Flute [Solo] – Hubert Laws (tracks: B1)
Guitar – Eric Gale (tracks: A3), John Tropea
Guitar [Solo] – Jerry Friedman (tracks: A3)
Keyboards – Clark Spangler, Lalo Schifrin
Percussion – Carter Collins, Don Alias, Sue Evans
Photography By [Cover Photography] – Pete Turner
Photography By [Liner Photography Of Lalo Schifrin] – Duane Michals
Producer – Creed Taylor
Trombone – Barry Rogers, Billy Campbell, Wayne Andre
Trombone [Bass] – Dave Taylor
Trumpet – Jon Faddis
Violin – Charles Libove, David Nadien, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Harry Lookofsky, Matthew Raimondi, Max Ellen, Paul Gershman

Tracklist :

A1 Black Widow
A2 Flamingo
A3 Quiet Village
A4 Moonglow / Theme From Picnic
B1 Jaws
B2 Baia
B3 Turning Point
B4 Dragonfly

''Moonglow / Theme from picnic''

Style : Disco,Funk/Soul,Jazz,Instrumental/Orchestral


Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Andre Gagnon - Vol de nuit (Instrumental) 1979



*  Version instrumental del tema interpretada por '''Celine Lomez'' en 1979,una rara cancion que pocas veces se escúcha,no hay otro registro donde se tenga incluida esta cancion

Arranged - Andre Gagnon
Executive-Producer – Lawrence S. Mihlon
Producer – Yves LaPierre

Tracklist :

A Vol De Nuit

B Vol De Nuit (Instrumental)

''Vol de Nuit (Instrumental)''

Style : Electronic Disco,Funk/soul,Instrumental


Monday, October 20, 2014

Joe Bataan - The bottle 1974


* Great cover of  ''Gil Scot Heron'',a rhythmic and elegant Latin flavor expressed in 3 minutes of the song and inevitable on the blog,this track you will find in the album ''Afrofilipino'' from 1975 but ''The bottle'' is the unique track instrumental Disco.

Click on the text to hear the full album :   ''Afrofilipino''

Producer - Joe Bataan
Written - Gil Scot Heron''

''The Bottle''

Style : Disco,Funk/soul,Latin,Instrumental/Orchestral


Sunday, October 19, 2014

Paul Ovsyannikov Orchestra(Оркестр П/У Павла Овсянникова) - Star Blend(Звездный Вираж) 1985 Lp complete



Pressed By – Московский Опытный Завод ''Грамзапись''

Conductor, Music By – П. Овсянников (tracks: A1 to A6)
Liner Notes – А. Пахмутова
Supervised By [Editor] – И. Йотко

Tracklist :

A1 Звёздный Вираж
A2 Северное Сияние
A3 Горные Лыжи
A4 У Старого Дома
A5 Бриз
A6 Невесомость
B1 Сердце Человека
B2 Меланколие
B3 Ожидание
B4 Мелодия Из К/Ф "Раба Любви"
B5 Море
B6 Всё Пройдёт

''Music from the film(Slave of Love)(Мелодия из фильма Раба любви)''

Style : Electronic Disco,Funk/soul,Jazz,Stage & Screen,Instrumental


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Orchester Anthony Ventura - Fantastic Dance Party 1979 Lp complete



Artwork [Cover Design] – Roland Schmidt
Engineer – Gert Lemnitz
Orchestra – Orchester Anthony Ventura
Photography By – Peter Pfander
Presenter – Bild Am Sonntag

Tracklist :

A1.1 Ha! Ha! Said The Clown
A1.2 Peggy Sue

A2.1 Rivers Of Babylon
A2.2 Hang On Sloopy

A3.1 Oh, Carol
A3.2 Zusammenleben

A4 Mr. Tambourine Man
A5 Hotel California

B1 Black Is Black

B2.1 Jambalaya
B2.2 Memphis Tennessee

B3 If You Go Away

B4.1 Let Your Love Flow
B4.2 It's A Heartache

B5.1 I'm A Believer
B5.2 Words

''Black is Black''

Style : Easy listening,Pop,Schlager,Disco,Instrumental/Orchestral


Friday, October 17, 2014

Klaus Wunderlich - Wunderlich Pops 7 1978 Lp Complete



*  ''Klaus Wunderlich'' German musician, born 18 June 1931 in Chemnitz, Germany and died 28 October 1997 in Engen, Switzerland.

Tracklist :

A1.a Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
A1.b Yes Sir, I Can Boogie

A2.a Sir Duke
A2.b So You Win Again
A2.c Sieben Fässer Wein

A3.a Ti Amo
A3.b Lucille

A4.a Im Wagen Vor Mir
A4.b It's Your Life
A4.c Lady In Black

A5.a A Far L'amore Comincia Tu
A5.b Standing In The Rain
A5.c Love Is In The Air
A5.d Spring Affair

B1.a Queen Of China-Town
B1.b Sorry I'm A Lady
B1.c Love Me Baby

B2.a Mull Of Kintyre
B2.b Auld Lang Syne

B3.a Accidental Lover
B3.b Belfast
B3.c Black Is Black
B3.d Crossfire

B4.a Einsamer Hirte
B4.b Ballade Pour Adeline

B5.a Oxygène IV
B5.b Magic Fly
B5.c I Feel Love   

''Accidental Lover,Belfast,Black is Black,Crossfire''

Style : Electronic Disco,Funk/soul,Pop,Easy,Instrumental/Orchestral

Password :   klaus_lp78


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Cab Calloway - Minnie The Moocher (Instrumental) 1978


*  An up-tempo arrangement of Calloway's 1930's recording.

Producer – Jimmy Wisner, Roy Cicala
Written - Cab Calloway,Irving Mills

''Minnie the moocher (instrumental)''

Style : Disco,Funk/soul,Big Band.Instrumental/Orchestral


Monday, October 13, 2014

Bimbo Jet - El Bimbo 1974 / La Balanga 1975



* ''El Bimbo'' This is a adaptation of the song ''Tanha Shodam Tanha'' by ''Ahmad Zafir'' recorded originally in 1971

Producer – Laurent Rossi
Written-By – Claude Morgan

Tracklist :

A El Bimbo (45 Mix)

B La Balanga

''El Bimbo (Video Clip)''

Style : Electronic Disco,Funk/soul,Pop,Instrumental/Orchestral


Sunday, October 12, 2014

Vine Street Disco Band - Disco Delight 1977 Lp Demo


*  An album very difficult to find, a friend sent me 2 tracks which he have available on his Pc to satisfy my curiosity,he finds it very bad and for that reason decided to sell it,maybe the song D*I*S*C*O*  it's the best of there all tracks are mediocre.

Art Direction – Cyd Kilbey
Engineer – Bill Dasiell, Joel Moss
Liner Notes – Debbie Slade
Producer – Joel Moss, John J. Cevetello

Tracklist :

A1 Disco Delight
A2 Love's A Crazy Feeling
A3 Lectric Pong
A4 Funky Fidel
A5 Dance With Me
A6 Dream Walking

B1 D*i*s*c*o*
B2 Disco Jones
B3 San Frandisco
B4 Hot To Trot
B5 Straighten It Out
B6 Gettin' Off At Vine


''Dream walking''

Style : Disco,funk/soul,Psychedelic,Instrumental


Saturday, October 11, 2014

AC Soulful Symphony - Because Of You / More 1976 Maxi


Arranged By – Irving Spice
Producer – Dom Aiello, Tony Caso
Producer [Associate] – John Caso
Mixer,Engineer,Disco Consultant - Joe Cannizzaro,Brian Levi,Eric Breekha,Paul Aiello,Fred Galletti,Bruce Weeden,Ron Vitola,Gary Scarpella


A Because Of You

B   More

''Because of You''

Style : Disco,Funk/Soul,Orchestral


Average Disco Band - Stranded in a Latin Disco 1978 Lp complete



* Second lp of the band ''Average Disco Band'' entitled ''Stranded in a latin disco'' different from the first album ''Music of the Beatles Goes disco'' which contained covers of Beatles and that no contain songs instrumentals.

* Segundo lp de la banda ''Average Disco Band'' titulado ''Stranded in a latin disco'' diferente al primer álbum que contiene covers de los ''Beatles'' y que no contiene canciones instrumentales.

* A cortesy of my Friend Dc2012 of ''Discoconnection Blog''


A1         Tico Tico
A2         Feelings
A3         Love Is The Answer
A4         Another Star   
B1         Grease
B2         Hey Girl, Come And Get It    
B3         Copacabana (At The Copa) 

''Hey girl,come and get it''

Style : Disco,funk/soul,instrumental/orchestral