Welcome to my personal site, where you can find out all about my new album, The Ballad Artistry of Pat Lacroix.

Listen to some tracks, find out about why I covered these great songs, get to know the musicians, let me tell you about my musical roots, and, hopefully I can persuade you to buy the CD!

Enjoy your visit, and drop me a line.

Pat Lacroix

Sample sounds from the CD

The Day That the Circus Left Town (full song)

Little Girl Blue (three minute sample)

My Funny Valentine (three minute sample)

Where is Love (two minute sample)

I’ll be Seeing You (full song)

Track listing

1 I’d Give a Dollar for a Dime
Eubie Blake, Andy Rozaf, John Finkle
8 When Joanna Loved Me
Jack Segal & Robert Wells
2 A Cottage for Sale
Larry Conley & Willard Robinson
9 Where Do You Start
Johnny Mandel & A & M Bergman
3 Hello Young Lovers
Richard Rogers & Oscar Hammerstein
10 Little Girl Blue
Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart
4 Estaté
Bruno Brighetti & Bruno Martino
11 Never Let Me Go
Ray Evans & Jay Livingston
5 Once Upon a Time
Lee Adams & Charles Strouse
12 Where is Love
Lionel Bart
6 I'll be seeing you
Sammy Fain & Irving Kahal
13 Smile
Charles Chaplin, Geoffrey Parsons & John
7 The Day That The Circus
Left Town
Carolyn Leith & Harold Spina
14 My Funny Valentine
Richard Rogers & Lorenz Hart

Musical credits

Guido Basso (Flugel Horn) plays on tracks 3, 10, & 14
Pat Collins (Bass) plays on tracks 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 12 & 14
Mike Downes (Bass) plays on tracks 2, 8, 11, & 13
Frank Falco (Piano) plays on tracks 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 14
Charles Mountford (Piano) plays on tracks 2, 8, 11, 13
Reg Schwager (guitar) plays on tracks 4, 7, & 12

Other credits

Graphic design: Alex Wigington, Oxygen Graphics
Jukebox photo by Tim McGhie
Front cover photography by Naomi LaCroix/Pat LaCroix
Website design: Luke Murphy
Studio: Inception Sound Studios Inc.
Recorded by: Chad Irschick & Michael Hass Inception Sound Studios
Mixed by: Chad Irschick
Mastered by: Chad Irschick and Michael Haas
Jukebox courtesy of John Maxwell (Alan's Restaurant)
Executive Producer: Naomi Patricia LaCroix

Dedicated to the memory of Roy Eastman
Who taught me to open my ears