The final album Alec R. Costandinos would release on Casablanca before quickly fading into oblivion, The Synchophonic Orchestra Featuring Alirol and Jacquet isn't one of his more notable efforts. In fact, it's not much of an effort at all. Costandinos wrote few of the album's songs and mostly conducted the efforts of Alirol and Jacquet. It, of course, wouldn't be a Costandinos album without some sort of concept or theme, and here there are two different moods on each side: side one is dancefloor-orientated, while side two is bedroom-orientated. Still, this isn't exactly a novel concept, and you can't help but feel that Costandinos is less than inspired after having churned out a multitude of releases in the preceding two years. A disappointing swan song.
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AllMusic Review by Jason Birchmeier