Anthony Ventura

Anthony Ventura and His Orchestra
Orchester Anthony Ventura
Real name
Werner Becker
December 4, 1943
Musician, arranger, bandleader and producer.


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Covers by Anthony Ventura

Title Performer Release date Originally by
i 1981 Nilsen-Brothers
i 1976 Jim Reeves [US], John Lennon
i 1980 Quartet of Hawaiian Girls from Kawaihao Seminary
i 1975 (unknown)
i 1982 (unknown), Jacques Brel
i 1981 John Denver, Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys
i 1977 Vicky Leandros
i   1979 Regino Sainz de la Maza with the Orchestra Nacional de España conducted by Ataulfo Argenta REC, Regino Sainz de la Maza PRF
i 1975 Charles Hart [US]
i 1980 (unknown), Neues Symphonie-Orchester
i 1973 Trio de Ouro
i 1973 Procol Harum
i 1980 Richard Clayderman
i 1981 Francis Lai
i 1979 Los Bravos
i   1974 Bob Dylan REC, The Chad Mitchell Trio REL
i 1980 Roy Orbison
i 1977 Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye - Vocal Refrain by Tommy Ryan, Neil Diamond
i 1978 Smiley Lewis, Shirley Ross
i 1977 Simon and Garfunkel
i 1980 Art Garfunkel
i 1980 Magda Hain mit Chor und Orchester - Leitung: Gerhard Winkler
i 1974 Santabárbara
i   1981 Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Chorus by Weston Vaughan REC,REL, Pit Musicians [What Price Glory] PRF
i 1977 José Feliciano REC, I Ricchi e poveri PRF, P.J. Proby REC, Tom Jones REL
i 1982 Claude François
i 1974 Darrell Glenn
i 1977 (unknown)
i 1975 Billy Grammer
i 1976 Paul de Senneville et Olivier Toussaint
i 1981 Gerhard Wendland - Chor und Orchester Heinz Alisch, R. A. Dvorský a jeho Melody Boys
i   1980 (unknown), Orquesta del Zoológico REL, (unknown performer) PRF
i 1981 Boney M., The Beatles
i 1977 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires, The Platters
i 1977 (unknown), Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Julie Covington
i 1980 Erhard Bauschke u.s. Orchester mit Refraingesang: Schuricke-Terzett
i 1976 Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra
i 1981 Brian Hyland, Goombay Dance Band
i 1977 Udo Jürgens, Demis Roussos
i 1973 Johnny Darrell
i 1974 (unknown)
i 1974 Cuarteto Caney
i 1979 Manfred Mann [band], Buddy Holly
i 1980 Mindy Carson with Ray Conniff's Orchestra & The Columbians
i 1974 The Beatles
i   1977 Tex Ritter BRD,REC,REL
i Homeward Bound Anthony Ventura and His Orchestra 1994 Unverified
i 1979 Eagles [US1]
i 1975 Ashley and Foster
i 1982 Edith Piaf - Orchestre dir. Robert Chauvigny avec les chœurs R. Saint-Paul
i 1975 Ivory Joe Hunter
i 1975 Don Gibson
i 1976 Lobo [US]
i 1974 Michel Fugain
i   1974 Bobby Darin REL, Tim Hardin REC
i 1974 Gordon Lightfoot
i 1981 ABBA
i 1979 The Monkees, The Bee Gees REL, Georgie Fame BRD
i 1976 Elvis Presley, The Beatles REC, Aretha Franklin REL
i 1975 Harry Belafonte with Bob Corman Orch.
i 1982 Johnny Hallyday, Michel Sardou
i 1979 (unknown), Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys, Chuck Berry
i 1982 Francis Cabrel, Yves Montand BRD, Cora Vaucaire - Au piano : M. Philippe-Gérard REL
i   1973 Michel Colombier, Bardot - Gainsbourg REC, Jane Birkin et Serge Gainsbourg REL
i 1975 Orchestra diretta da Ennio Morricone
i 1978 Peggy Lee with Victor Young and His Singing Strings
i   1980 Freddy REC,REL,PRF
i 1973 Lori Lieberman
i 1978 The Flamingos
i 1982 Roland Gerbeau - Orchestre Pierre Guillermin
i 1978 Roland Gerbeau - Orchestre Pierre Guillermin
i   1980 Sebastián Yradier PRF, Cornet Duet REL
i 1974 Maurice Jarre
i 1980 Engelbert Humperdinck
i 1979 Gene Cotton, Bonnie Tyler
i 1980 (unknown), Lale Andersen mit kleinem Ensemble - Dirigent Bruno Seidler-Winkler
i 1979 Charlie Chaplin, Ron Goodwin and His Concert Orchestra
i 1978 New World, Bee Gees REC, Ronnie Burns REL
i 1975 Majestic Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Helen Rowland
i 1974 Geo. Campbell
i 1981 Francis Lai & His Orchestra
i 1978 Kenny Rogers, The 4 Seasons featuring The "Sound" of Frankie Valli
i 1979 Fadhili William and The Black Shadows, Fiddlin' John Carson
i 1980 Beniamino Gigli
i 1979 Ruth Händel
i 1974 Hermanos Castilla
i   1981 Larry Kert PRF,REC,REL
i 1973 The Bee Gees
i 1980 Udo Jürgens - Hans Hammerschmid und sein Orchester
i 1979 Smokie, Vladimir Cosma
i 1977 The Beatles
i 1981 Horst Fischer‎ - Josef Niessen und sein Orchester REL, Billy Mo BRD, Zarah Leander mit Chor - Das Orchester Harry Hermann - Startrompeter Macky Kasper, Glenn Miller and His Orchestra
i 1973 The Mama's and The Papa's
i 1982 Jean-Louis Stain, Enrico Macias
i 1977 Audrey Hepburn BRD, Henry Mancini and His Orchestra and Chorus REC,REL, Pussycat
i 1981 Riz Ortolani e Nino Oliviero, Mlle Lucienne Boyer
i 1977 (unknown)
i   1979 Bob Dylan REC, The Brothers Four REL
i 1978 Wings
i 1975 Jon and Sondra Steele, The Platters
i 1979 Orchester Georges Boulanger
i 1973 Arthur Prysock
i 1982 Jacques Brel avec François Rauber et son orchestre
i 1982 Giuditta Pasta, Toto Cutugno, Mireille Mathieu
i 1979 (unknown), Smokie, Γρηγ. Μπιθικώτσης
i 1979 Jules Bledsoe PRF, "Kenn" Sisson and His Orchestra REC, Simon and Garfunkel
i 1973 The Cats [NL]
i 1981 Agostinho dos Santos, The Four Voices [US1]
i 1980 (unknown), (unknown)
i 1980 George Baker Selection
i 1977 (unknown), Monsieur Fernand, Art & Dotty Todd
i 1982 Yves Duteil, Gérard Lenorman
i 1973 Luis Aguilé
i 1980 Dolores Del Rio BRD, Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra REC,REL, Coro Della Societa Alpinisti Trentini
i 1975 John Laurenz with Orchestral Accompaniment
i 1976 Eddie Miller and His Oklahomans, Piedmont Log Rollers - Vocal by Mr. Patterson
i 1979 The Melodians, The Vibrations
i 1980 René Carol, (unknown)
i 1976 The Sutherland Bros. Band
i 1977 Santana, Roger Whittaker
i 1974 Scott McKenzie
i 1978 (unknown), Neil Diamond
i 1974 The Drifters - Arranged & Conducted by Stan Applebaum
i 1979 (unknown), Gordon Heath and Lee Payant
i 1980 Edith Piaf
i 1981 Bata Illic, Lolita - Das Orchester Werner Scharfenberger
i   1974 Tamara PRF, Gertrude Niesen with orchestral acc dir. by Ray Sinatra REC
i 1975 Ciro Dammicco, Daniel Sentacruz Ensemble
i 1974 Neil Diamond
i 1973 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra
i 1973 Ben E. King - Orch. arr. & Cond. by Stan Applebaum
i 1979 Nino Rota, Judy Garland
i 1978 Mr. Acker Bilk with The Leon Young String Chorale, Vicky
i 1973 Bert Kaempfert
i 1977 Helen Jepson REL, Abbie Mitchell PRF, Abbie Mitchell under the direction of George Gershwin REC, Frankie Valli
i   1975 Pee Wee King and His Golden West Cowboys - Vocal Refrain by Redd Stewart REL, Cowboy Copas REC
i 1977 Albert Hammond
i 1976 (unknown performer)
i 1981 Roger Whittaker
i 1976 Micky, Adamo - Orchestre dir. : Alain Goraguer
i 1977 Noel Harrison
i 1977 Kitty Kallen REL, Bing Crosby - Grace Kelly REC, Les Brown and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Doris Day
i 1980 Jean Walter
i 1977 Julio Iglesias, The Three Suns
i   1973 Liberace REL, Todd Duncan BRD
i 1975 Anita O'Day - Orchestra conducted by Larry Russell
i 1977 Joe Haywood
i 1980 Melina Mercouri, Nana Mouskouri
i 1976 Percy Sledge, Alain Barrière avec Noëlle Cordier
i 1982 Harry Belafonte with Bob Corman Orch.
i 1973 The Beatles
i 1979 Carpenters, Gilbert Bécaud - Orch. dir. : Raymond Bernard
i 1973 The Righteous Brothers