Frank Sinatra

The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings

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Originally encased in a small, leather-bound trunk and comprising a grand total of 20 discs, Frank Sinatra's The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings is easily the most lavish box set ever assembled. In addition to the 20 compact discs, the set comes with an hardcover book containing insightful essays by respected Sinatra scholars like Will Friedwald. Sinatra founded Reprise Records in 1961, and he continued to record for his label over the next two decades, completing nearly 500 songs. By and large, the recordings are sequenced according to session order; the only exception are concept albums like September of My Years or the "Future" section of the triple album Trilogy. (Strangely, the song cycle Watertown, which tells a story with its songs, is presented out of order.) Frequently, the sequencing of the original studio albums is more effective than the set's strict chronological presentation, but that's not to say there aren't immense rewards in any one of these long discs. Throughout the set, Sinatra comes to grips with rock and contemporary pop songwriting, as well as arrangements that had more in common with soft rock and easy-listening pop. While the quality of his voice does decline during the two decades documented on the box set, much of the music is compelling; although they might not match the consistently brilliant efforts on Columbia and Capitol, the Reprise recordings are rich in variety and drama. The chronological sequencing is effective in portraying Sinatra's evolution, even if the presentation is a bit academic and intimidating for some listeners. For listeners willing to spend $500 on a box set, The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings will be endlessly enjoyable and fascinating. [Originally released in 1995, the box was reissued in a simpler cardboard format several years later.]

Track Listing - Disc 1

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 02:46 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 02:12 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 03:27 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 02:18 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:59 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 02:24 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 02:12 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 02:52 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 02:04 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 02:53 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 02:49 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 02:37 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 02:06 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 02:47 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:01 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 02:56 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 04:04 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 02:50 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 03:43 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 03:05 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 02:20 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 03:40 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra 03:44 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 02:44 Amazon
25 Frank Sinatra 02:47 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 03:13 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 02:48 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 02:31 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 03:23 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:06 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 02:20 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 02:57 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 02:33 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 02:42 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 02:15 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 01:51 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 02:12 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 03:07 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 04:11 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:22 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 03:40 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 02:52 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 02:48 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 03:45 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 03:44 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 03:16 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 03:51 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra 03:21 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 04:04 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 3

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 02:41 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 04:07 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 03:38 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 03:44 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:39 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 03:14 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 03:26 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 02:42 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 03:18 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 03:44 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 03:25 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:21 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 03:18 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 03:53 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:16 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 03:22 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 03:31 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 02:54 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 02:31 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 03:02 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 02:48 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 4

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 02:34 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 03:15 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 02:07 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 02:17 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:41 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 02:28 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 02:14 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 02:59 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 01:47 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 03:13 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 02:04 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 02:33 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 04:04 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 03:32 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:17 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 03:23 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 03:20 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 03:20 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 03:00 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 03:53 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 03:43 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 02:49 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra 03:12 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 02:44 Amazon
25 Frank Sinatra 02:54 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 5

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:36 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:42 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 04:08 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 04:25 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:34 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 03:29 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 04:36 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 03:28 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:34 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:30 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra feat: Sammy Davis, Jr. 03:06 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:08 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 02:56 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 04:07 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:03 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 04:25 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 02:45 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 03:07 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 02:58 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 02:59 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 03:36 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 02:21 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 6

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 08:06 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 02:38 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 02:44 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 03:38 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:54 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 03:04 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 03:29 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 02:38 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 02:20 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 03:12 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 03:31 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:27 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra feat: Sammy Davis, Jr. / Dean Martin 02:11 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 02:57 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:25 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra feat: Dean Martin 02:49 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 02:56 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra feat: Keely Smith 02:54 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra feat: Keely Smith 01:38 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 03:29 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra feat: Rosemary Clooney 03:21 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 7

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 05:13 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Dean Martin 01:30 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Dean Martin 02:31 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 03:04 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:57 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 03:54 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 02:58 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 03:04 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:34 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:39 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:46 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:22 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 03:46 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 02:53 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:14 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 01:51 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 03:26 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 03:54 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 03:20 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 02:16 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 03:22 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:39 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:01 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 8

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 02:45 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 03:09 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 04:07 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Dean Martin 04:28 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Sammy Davis, Jr. / Dean Martin 05:01 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Sammy Davis, Jr. / Dean Martin 01:16 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:54 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:20 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:21 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:30 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:45 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:27 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:56 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:58 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 03:04 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra feat: Count Basie Orchestra 02:48 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 03:45 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians / Fred Waring 02:36 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra feat: Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians / Fred Waring 03:03 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians / Fred Waring 03:23 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra feat: Bing Crosby / Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians / Fred Waring 02:14 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 02:52 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra 02:16 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 01:57 Amazon
25 Frank Sinatra 02:47 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 9

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 02:25 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 03:00 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 02:43 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 02:29 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 02:22 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 03:07 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 03:31 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 03:35 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 03:44 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 02:50 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 03:22 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:29 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 03:35 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 04:27 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 03:26 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 03:04 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 03:20 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 03:14 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 02:42 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 01:54 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 02:36 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 02:07 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra feat: Laurindo Almeida 02:52 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 02:57 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 10

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Frank Sinatra 03:11 Amazon
2 Frank Sinatra 02:14 Amazon
3 Frank Sinatra 02:57 Amazon
4 Frank Sinatra 02:12 Amazon
5 Frank Sinatra 03:04 Amazon
6 Frank Sinatra 04:16 Amazon
7 Frank Sinatra 02:53 Amazon
8 Frank Sinatra 03:28 Amazon
9 Frank Sinatra 03:06 Amazon
10 Frank Sinatra 02:54 Amazon
11 Frank Sinatra 02:47 Amazon
12 Frank Sinatra 03:09 Amazon
13 Frank Sinatra 03:13 Amazon
14 Frank Sinatra 03:10 Amazon
15 Frank Sinatra 02:36 Amazon
16 Frank Sinatra 02:32 Amazon
17 Frank Sinatra 02:09 Amazon
18 Frank Sinatra 02:16 Amazon
19 Frank Sinatra 02:25 Amazon
20 Frank Sinatra 02:55 Amazon
21 Frank Sinatra 03:59 Amazon
22 Frank Sinatra 02:46 Amazon
23 Frank Sinatra 03:19 Amazon
24 Frank Sinatra 02:10 Amazon