Saturday, November 6, 2010


One of composer/conductor Bert Kaempfert's better known albums. I give the album 4 stars.

What do you think?

PS: You can find Bert’s bio HERE.

Bert Kaemfpert: A Swingin’ Safari 1962

Side One

1. A Swingin’ Safari

2. That Happy Feeling

3. Market day

4. Take Me

5. Similau

6. Zambesi

Side Two

1. African Beat

2. Happy Trumpeter

3. Tootie Flutie

4. Wimoweh

5. Black Beauty

6. Skokian



Steve said...

This is a good one. My fave Kaempferts are That Happy Feeling and The Kaempfert Touch.

Do you have any Andre Kostelanetz? He is good too.

Veen said...

Hi Steve, these are my Andre records (see below). If you go to my left side bar (under my profile)and look at my English record collection page, you will see my (near) full collection (i haven't added my latest purchases).

Andre Kostelanetz and His Orchestra: Plays Great Hits Of Today

Andre Kostelanetz and His Orchestra: That's Entertainment

Andre Kostelanetz and His Orchestra: The Kostelanetz Sound Of Today

lugworm said...

Thank you for this beautiful recording. It brings back memories of my younger days!

Veen said...

My pleasure friend. Watch out for my next English posting...if you like jazz/blues.

Steve said...

Hi Veen

I have the Kostelanetz you mentioned. You have a very nice collection.

Veen said...

Thanks Steve. If anything there takes your fancy, let me know mate.

memsaab said...

I just need need need to have this for the cover alone :D

Veen said...

Isn't her safari suit just the cutest? Don't blame you Greta.