You are here

You Asked for It!

  1. Khartoum
  2. Strangers In The Night
  3. Mame
  4. Work Song
  5. You Don't Have To Say You Love Me
  6. Lara's Theme From "Doctor Zhivago"
  7. The Ballad Of The Green Berets
  8. The Shadow Of Your Smile
  9. The More I See You
  10. Firebird
  11. He
  12. Three Over Four
Ferrante & Teicher: You Asked for It!  (United Artists)
About this album: 

Lp released in 1966.

The Ferrante and Teicher Orchestra conducted by Nick Perito
Produced by Leroy Holmes
Recorded in New York City, N.Y.


Lp (mono): United Arists UAL-3526
Lp (stereo): United Arists UAS-6526

Liner notes: 

About once every twelve months, the best-selling piano duo of FERRANTE AND TEICHER delivers an album of the top hits of the day, performed in their own highly inimitable style. Such was the case with their memorable sets, “The People’s Choice,” “By Popular Demand,” and “Only The Best.” It is now that time again, and so for the thousands upon thousands of FERRANTE AND TEICHER devotees, United Artists Records proudly presents “YOU ASKED FOR IT!”

The format for this collection is indeed a simple one. FERRANTE AND TEICHER and their producer, LeRoy Holmes, have carefully culled through the best-seller charts and the most-played songs of recent months, then added several selections which have been among the most requested on their cross-country concert tours. The huge, lush, string-filled FERRANTE AND TEICHER Orchestra under the baton of talented Nick Perito was called in and the result is sheer magic!

Included are tunes that originally came to the fore as teen-age favorites, but have been transformed into evergreens by the eloquent instrumental touch of our geniuses of the keyboard. As a matter of fact, it is that very special touch that you have cheered time and time again. It is always unique. It can be spirited and effervescent or it can be romantic and haunting. However, it never fails to delight listeners.

Here then is “YOU ASKED FOR IT!,” the fine melodies of recent vintage done to a superb turn by the imaginative and winning team of FERRANTE AND TEICHER.