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Frank Chacksfield conducted one of the finest light orchestras in the world, and during his long recording career with Decca alone it is estimated that his albums sold more than 20 million copies. In total he made more than 150 long-playing albums which were released in many countries, especially in Europe, Japan and Australia as well as Britain and America.
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Disc: 1. 1. South Sea Island Magic. 2. The Moon of Manakoora. 3. Drifting and Dreaming. 6. Song of the Islands. 7. On the Beach at Bali-Bali. 9. Blue Pacific Moonlight.
Chacksfield was born in Battle, East Sussex, and as a child learned to play piano and organ. He had appeared at Hastings Music Festivals by the time he was 14, and then became deputy church organist at Salehurst. was voted the most promising new orchestra of the year in the U. .He became one of Britain's best known orchestra leaders internationally, and is estimated to have sold more than 20 million albums worldwide. His material was "mood music", similar to that of Mantovani, including ballads, waltzes, and film themes. In 1954, he began presenting a series on BBC TV, which continued occasionally until the early 1960s. Presenting Frank Chacksfield and his Orchestra", Michael LL 1041. Immortal serenades", London PS 122. Ebb Tide, London LL 1408. If I Had a Talking Picture of You, Decca LK 4135. South Sea Island Magic, Decca LK 4174. Opera's Golden Moments, London Phase 4 21092.
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