Annotation

Individual barcodes:

CD 1: 778325348625
CD 2: 778325348724
CD 3: 778325348823
CD 4: 778325348922

Annotation last modified on 2012-04-27 09:35 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 East Side of Heaven
Bing Crosby 3:03
2 A Woman in Love
Frankie Laine 2:21
3 Soliloquy of a Fool
Johnnie Ray 2:15
4 Unforgettable
Nat King Cole 2:46
5 Night and Day
Dick Haymes 3:19
6 I've Got You on My Mind
Fred Astaire 2:45
7 The Way You Look Tonight
Nelson Eddy 2:20
8 Here Comes Heaven Again
Perry Como 3:11
9 Love Walked In
Louis Armstrong 2:31
10 The Man I Love
Nat King Cole 3:20
11 Shall We Dance
Fred Astaire 2:31
12 As Time Goes By
Bing Crosby 1:59
13 Rosalie
Nelson Eddy 1:17
14 It's Crazy but I'm in Love
Nat King Cole 2:17
15 You Made Me Love You
Al Jolson 3:12
CD 2: Volume 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Night and Day
Frank Sinatra 2:22
2 Jeepers Creepers
Tony Bennett 2:06
3 Mac Arthur Park
Vic Damone 6:04
4 Moonlight Becomes You
Bing Crosby 3:10
5 Too Marvellous for Words
Nat King Cole 2:19
6 I Hear a Rhapsody
Billy Eckstine 2:38
7 Three Little Words
Al Martino 1:59
8 Love Is the Sweetest Thing
Gordon MacRae 2:43
9 Shoo Shoo Baby
Nat King Cole 2:55
10 Quite Suddenly
Matt Monro 2:40
11 I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Mel Tormé 2:30
12 I'm Beginning to See the Light
Billy Eckstine 2:36
13 A New Love
Brook Benton 2:19
14 Little White Lies
Frank Sinatra 1:49
15 We Have All the Time in the World
Vic Damone 3:30
CD 3: Volume 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Granada
Frankie Laine 2:49
2 Love Letters
Perry Como 2:43
3 Blue Skies
Dick Haymes 1:43
4 Swanee
Al Jolson 2:23
5 Send My Baby Back to Me
Jimmy Durante 1:40
6 My Heart Is Taking Lessons
Bing Crosby 2:47
7 Mona Lisa
Nat King Cole 2:44
8 Cry
Johnnie Ray 1:51
9 Life Is a Song
Tony Bennett 2:51
10 In the Still of the Night
Nelson Eddy 2:04
11 A Foggy Day
Fred Astaire 2:51
12 Stardust
Louis Prima 2:49
13 Song of Songs
Perry Como 3:00
14 The Touch of Your Lips
Bing Crosby 3:01
15 Young at Heart
Jimmy Durante 2:35
CD 4: Volume 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It's Almost Like Being in Love
Nat King Cole 1:56
2 Ghost of Your Past
Matt Monro 2:21
3 AC-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
Bing Crosby 2:08
4 Lullaby of Broadway
Frank Sinatra 2:15
5 I Surrender Dear
Mel Tormé 2:34
6 A Gypsy in My Soul
Bing Crosby 2:14
7 The Real Thing Happened to Me
Billy Eckstine 2:45
8 By the Time I Get to Phoenix
Vic Damone 3:05
9 What Kind of Fool Am I
Sammy Davis Jr. 2:59
10 Embraceable You
Dean Martin 1:43
11 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
Mel Tormé 2:08
12 'T Ain't Me
Nat King Cole 3:24
13 Anything Goes
Tony Bennett 2:18
14 Maybe It's Because
Frank Sinatra 1:47
15 It's Easy to Remember
Bing Crosby 1:40

Credits

CD 1: Volume 1

composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 11)
Irving Gordon (track 4)
Frank Loesser (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 10)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 9)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 11)
Irving Gordon (track 4)
Frank Loesser (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 10)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 9)
writer:
Harold Adamson (track 8)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 8)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 4)
New World Company (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 11)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 9)
arrangements:
Love Walked In (for solo piano, transcr. by Grainger) (track 9)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 10)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 10)
cover recording of:
The Man I Love (track 10)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Mia zwa (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 10–11)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 11)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 11)
Guys and Dolls (full musical) (track 2)
recording of:
A Woman in Love (1955 film "Guys and Dolls") (track 2)
Love Walked In (track 9)
Shall We Dance (track 11)
Unforgettable (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 9)

CD 2: Volume 2

composer:
Jimmy Webb (American songwriter, composer, and singer) (track 3)
Walter Donaldson (track 14)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 1)
Richard A. Whiting (1937) (track 5)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1942) (track 4)
lyricist:
Jimmy Webb (American songwriter, composer, and singer) (track 3)
Walter Donaldson (track 14)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 1)
Johnny Mercer (1937) (track 5)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1942) (track 4)
publisher:
Harms, Inc. (track 1)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 3)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Jurassic Park (MacArthur Park parody) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Severine (track 3)
Tag und Nacht (Night and Day) (track 1)
Tout le jour, toute la nuit (Night and Day; du film "Joyeuse divorcée") (track 1)
part of:
Gay Divorce (track 1)
recording of:
Little White Lies (track 14)
MacArthur Park (track 3)
Night and Day (Cole Porter song) (track 1)

CD 3: Volume 3

composer:
Jay Livingston (track 7)
James V. Monaco (track 6)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 6)
Ray Evans (track 7)
publisher:
cover recording of:
Mona Lisa (track 7)
later translated versions:
Mona Lisa (track 7)
recording of:

CD 4: Volume 4

composer:
Frederick Loewe (track 1)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 13)
Harold Arlen (1944) (track 3)
lyricist:
Alan Jay Lerner (Lyricist and composer) (track 1)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 13)
Johnny Mercer (1944) (track 3)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 13)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 13)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 1)
cover recording of:
part of:
Anything Goes (track 13)
Brigadoon (complete musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Almost Like Being in Love (from "Brigadoon") (track 1)
Anything Goes (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 3)

Release

ASIN: US: B000E3DE10 [info]