Tracklist

CD 1: Blue Skies
# Title Rating Length
1 I'll Be Seeing You
3:06
2 The Sunshine of Your Smile
2:32
3 Shake Down the Stars
3:31
4 East of the Sun
3:20
5 Trade Winds
2:59
6 Our Love Affair
3:02
7 You and I
2:43
8 How About You?
2:55
9 You Might Have Belonged to Another
2:49
10 Take Me
3:00
11 Let's Get Away From It All
5:01
12 Daybreak
3:13
13 People Will Say
3:14
14 Without a Song
4:29
15 Fools Rush In
3:15
16 There Are Things
2:45
17 I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance
3:13
18 Tell Me at Midnight
2:54
19 Oh! Look at Me Now
3:15
20 Devil May Care
3:09
21 April Played the Fiddle
3:07
22 Blueskies
2:32
23 Stardust
3:10
CD 2: I'll Be Around
# Title Rating Length
1 I Only Have Eyes for You
3:43
2 The Way You Look Tonight
2:39
3 I'll Be Around
1:39
4 She's Funny That Way
2:12
5 Speak Low
2:19
6 Long Ago and Far Away
2:35
7 Some Other Time
2:35
8 Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are
2:01
9 Put Your Dreams Away
1:28
10 Let Me Love You Tonight
2:41
11 Aren't You Glad You're You
2:07
12 You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me
1:36
13 I'll Never Smile Again
3:25
14 Without a Song
2:19
15 Oh! What It Seemed to Be
2:51
16 Over the Rainbow
3:14
17 My Romance
3:13
18 They Say It's Wonderful
2:37
19 You Are Too Beautiful
2:53
20 Come Rain or Come Shine
2:23
CD 3: Day by Day
# Title Rating Length
1 Somebody Loves Me
1:50
2 Exactly Like You
1:32
3 Personality
2:19
4 Tea for Two
2:42
5 Make Believe
2:15
6 The Night We Called It a Day
3:24
7 Where Is My Bess
3:02
8 You'll Never Know
3:03
9 Dream When You're Feeling Blue
3:03
10 Put Your Dreams Away
3:09
11 Day by Day
3:10
12 Oh! What Seemed to Be
2:55
13 Five Minutes More
2:38
14 The Things We Did Last Summer
3:18
15 The Coffee Song
2:32
16 Time After Time
3:11
17 Mam'selle
3:23
18 Fools Rush In
2:58
CD 4: That Old Black Magic
# Title Rating Length
1 That Old Black Magic
2:47
2 All the Things You Are
2:46
3 My Heart Stood Still
2:54
4 As Time Goes By
2:15
5 I'll Be Seeing You
3:06
6 If You Are but a Dream
3:04
7 There's No You
3:26
8 When Your Lover Has Gone
2:54
9 Stormy Weather
4:14
10 Saturday Night
4 2:44
11 Nancy
3 3:13
12 The House I Live In
3:21
13 These Foolish Things
3:09
14 Where or When
3:14
15 Someone to Watch Over Me
3:20
16 You Go to My Head
3:00
17 I Only Have Eyes for You
3:09
CD 5: Night and Day
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Skies
2:28
2 Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry
3:23
3 Sweet Lorraine
3:12
4 Falling in Love With You
2:45
5 There's No Business Like Show Business
3:18
6 September Song
3:05
7 I Believe
3:02
8 Everybody Loves Somebody
3:14
9 Why I Was Born
2:42
10 I've Got a Crush on You
3:15
11 Body and Soul
3:15
12 That Old Feeling
3:13
13 Almost Like Being in Love
2:40
14 It Never Entered My Mind
3:33
15 The Song Is You
3:14
16 Night and Day
3:18
17 The Nearness of You
2:39
18 All of Me
2:44

Credits

CD 1: Blue Skies

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1945-12-07) (track 17)
violin:
Raoul Polikian (1945-12-07) (track 17)
Leonard Posner (1945-12-07) (track 17)
cello:
Anthony Sophos (1945-12-07) (track 17)
drums (drum set):
Nat Polen (1945-12-07) (track 17)
oboe:
Mitch Miller (1945-12-07) (track 17)
viola:
Sidney Brecher (1945-12-07) (track 17)
guitar:
Matty Golizio (1945-12-07) (track 17)
double bass:
Frank Siravo (1945-12-07) (track 17)
piano:
Bill Clifton (Pianist) (1945-12-07) (track 17)
arranger:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 14)
Axel Stordahl (track 17)
composer:
Matt Dennis (American singer, pianist, band leader) (track 11)
Ferde Grofé (track 12)
Burton Lane (track 8)
James V. Monaco (track 21)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 20)
Vincent Youmans (track 14)
Victor Young (track 17)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 22)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 1)
conductor:
Axel Stordahl (1945-12-07) (track 17)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1945-12-07) (track 17)
lyricist:
Tom Adair (track 11)
Harold Adamson (track 12)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (tracks 20–21)
Bing Crosby (track 17)
Edward Eliscu (track 14)
Ralph Freed (track 8)
Billy Rose (Lyricist and Broadway producer) (track 14)
Ned Washington (track 17)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 22)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 1)
producer:
Bill Richards (producer) (track 17)
vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1945-12-07) (track 17)
publisher:
Fain Music (ASCAP) (track 1)
Williamson Music Company (tracks 1, 22)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 1)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 1)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 1)
later versions:
recording of:
Blue Skies (track 22)
Daybreak (track 12)
How About You? (track 8)
Without a Song (track 14)
Devil May Care (1940-03-29) (track 20)
April Played the Fiddle (1940-04-10) (track 21)
(I Don’t Stand) A Ghost of a Chance (1945-12-07) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 22)

CD 2: I'll Be Around

violin:
Victor Arno (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Peter Ellis (violinist) (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Sam Freed (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Gerald Joyce (1945-05-01) (track 16)
George Kast (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Sol Kindler (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Samuel Levine (violinist) (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Anthony Perrotti (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Nick Pisani (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Ted Rosen (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Mischa Russell (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Olcott Vail (1945-05-01) (track 16)
cello:
Fred Goerner (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Arthur Kafton (1945-05-01) (track 16)
John Sewell (1945-05-01) (track 16)
drums (drum set):
Ray Hagan (1945-05-01) (track 16)
trumpet:
Charles Griffard (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Leonard Mach (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Horace Nelson (1945-05-01) (track 16)
viola:
Allan Harshman (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Maurice Perlmutter (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Dave Sterkin (1945-05-01) (track 16)
guitar:
Dave Barbour (1945-05-01) (track 16)
double bass:
Arthur "Artie" Shapiro (1945-05-01) (track 16)
saxophone:
Heine Beau (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Manny Gershman (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Leonard Hartman (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Herbie Haymer (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Willie Smith (US jazz alto saxophonist) (1945-05-01) (track 16)
piano:
Mark McIntyre (American pianist, orchestra leader and songwriter.) (1945-05-01) (track 16)
harp:
Irma Clow (1945-05-01) (track 16)
trombone:
Carl Loeffler (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Jimmy Skiles (1945-05-01) (track 16)
Paul Weigand (1945-05-01) (track 16)
French horn:
James Stagliano (1945-05-01) (track 16)
arranger:
Joe Henderson (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 14)
Axel Stordahl (track 16)
composer:
Richard Rodgers (track 19)
Jule Styne (track 8)
René Touzet (track 10)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 1)
Alec Wilder (track 3)
Vincent Youmans (track 14)
Ruth Lowe (track 13)
Pierre Norman Connor (1930) (track 12)
Sammy Fain (1930) (track 12)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 16)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1945) (track 11)
Harold Arlen (1946) (track 20)
conductor:
Axel Stordahl (1945-05-01) (track 16)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (track 11)
Frank Sinatra (1945-05-01) (track 16)
lyricist:
Alec Wilder (track 3)
Sammy Cahn (track 8)
Al Dubin (track 1)
Edward Eliscu (track 14)
Lorenz Hart (track 19)
Ruth Lowe (track 13)
Mitchell Parish (track 10)
Billy Rose (Lyricist and Broadway producer) (track 14)
Irving Kahal (1930) (track 12)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 16)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1945) (track 11)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (track 20)
vocals:
Ken Lane Singers (1945-05-01) (track 16)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (track 1)
B. Feldman Ltd. (track 1)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 16)
Leo Feist Music (track 16)
Pickwick Music (publisher) (track 13)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 19)
Warner/Chappell (track 16)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 16, 19)
Sony/ATV Harmony (1930) (track 12)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 16, 19)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (1945-05-01) (track 16)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 16)
later parody versions:
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (track 20)
later translated versions:
Nouveau bonheur (track 12)
Ovan regnbågen (track 16)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 16)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 16)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 16)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen/Harburg musical, introduced in the 1939 motion picture) (track 16)
recording of:
I’ll Be Around (track 3)
Let Me Love You Tonight (Dean Martin song) (track 10)
Without a Song (track 14)
Aren’t You Glad You're You? (1945-10-03) (track 11)

CD 3: Day by Day

composer:
Axel Stordahl (track 11)
Jule Styne (track 13)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 8)
Paul Weston (track 11)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (1930) (track 2)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (tracks 11, 13)
Mack Gordon (track 8)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1930) (track 2)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 8)
later versions:
Fem minuter till (track 13)
recording of:
Day by Day (track 11)
Exactly Like You (track 2)
Five Minutes More (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 2)

CD 4: That Old Black Magic

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1945-07-30) (track 13)
violin:
Julius Brand (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Fred Buldrini (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Sid Harris (1944-11-14) (track 10)
L. Kanter (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Murray Kellner (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Bernard Kundell (1944-11-14) (track 10)
William Lockwood (violinist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Arthur Loesserman (violinist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Harold Micklin (violinist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Seymour Miroff (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Gene Orloff (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Raoul Polikian (1944-11-14) (track 10)
David Frisina (1945-07-30) (track 13)
Mischa Russell (1945-07-30) (track 13)
cello:
E. Gara (1944-11-14) (track 10)
George Polikian (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Avron Twerdowsky (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Fred Goerner (1945-07-30) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Johnny Blowers (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Ray Hagan (1945-07-30) (track 13)
trumpet:
Carl Poole (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Sammy Shapiro (trumpeter) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Melvin "Red" Solomon (1944-11-14) (track 10)
viola:
Morris Kahn (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Sol Paeff (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Sol Rumberg (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Sam Freed (1945-07-30) (track 13)
flute:
John Mayhew (flutist) (1945-07-30) (track 13)
guitar:
Matty Golizio (1944-11-14) (track 10)
George van Eps (1945-07-30) (track 13)
bass:
Ward Lay (1944-11-14) (track 10)
double bass:
John Ryan (producer) (1945-07-30) (track 13)
saxophone:
Arthur Baker (saxophonist, flutist and clarinetist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Harold Feldman (woodwind player) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Bernard Kaufman (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Peter Pumiglio (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Henry Ross (1944-11-14) (track 10)
piano:
Billy Rowland (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Mark McIntyre (American pianist, orchestra leader and songwriter.) (1945-07-30) (track 13)
harp:
Ruth Hill (harpist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
trombone:
John D'Agostino (trombonist) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Anthony Russo (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Charles Small (trombone) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
French horn:
Karl Chlupse (French horn player) (1944-11-14) (track 10)
additional composer:
Harry Link (track 13)
arranger:
George Siravo (track 10)
Axel Stordahl (track 13)
composer:
Nat Bonx (track 6)
Jack Fulton (US jazz trombonist and composer) (track 6)
Herman Hupfeld (track 4)
Jule Styne (track 10)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 11)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 17)
Moe Jaffe (track 6)
Einar Aaron Swan (track 8)
Jack Strachey (1935) (track 13)
Richard Rodgers (1937) (track 14)
J. Fred Coots (1938) (track 16)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 5)
Jerome Kern (1939) (track 2)
conductor:
Axel Stordahl (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Axel Stordahl (1945-07-30) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Frank Sinatra (1945-07-30) (track 13)
Frank Sinatra (1945-08-22) (track 11)
lyricist:
Nat Bonx (track 6)
Jack Fulton (US jazz trombonist and composer) (track 6)
Herman Hupfeld (track 4)
Sammy Cahn (track 10)
Al Dubin (track 17)
Moe Jaffe (track 6)
Phil Silvers (track 11)
Einar Aaron Swan (track 8)
Eric Maschwitz (1935) (track 13)
Lorenz Hart (1937) (track 14)
Haven Gillespie (1938) (track 16)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 5)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1939) (track 2)
producer:
Bill Richards (producer) (track 13)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (tracks 16–17)
B. Feldman Ltd. (track 17)
Barton Music Corp. (track 11)
Bourne Co. (track 13)
Cahn Music Company (track 10)
Chappell (track 4)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Fain Music (ASCAP) (track 5)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (track 13)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 4)
T.B. Harms Co. (track 2)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 16)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 4)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 5)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 5)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Ces petites choses (track 13)
Kun aika rientää (track 4)
Men tiden går (track 4)
Privé d’amour (French lyric version of "As Time Goes By") (track 4)
later versions:
Baby Girl (track 13)
Die Liebe bleibt (track 4)
Le temps qui passe (track 4)
Såna små ting (track 13)
recording of:
All the Things You Are (from Very Warm for May) (track 2)
As Time Goes By (the song from "Casablanca") (track 4)
Where or When (track 14)
You Go to My Head (track 16)
These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) (1945-07-30) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5: Night and Day

violin:
Frederick Buldrini (track 11)
Mac Ceppos (track 11)
Maurice Hershaft (track 11)
Harry Katzman (track 11)
Howard Kay (Violin player) (track 11)
Sylvan Kirsner (track 11)
Leo Kruczek (track 11)
Merle Pitt (track 11)
Raoul Polikian (track 11)
Sam Rand (track 11)
Julius Schachter (track 11)
Zelly Smirnoff (track 11)
cello:
Maurice Brown (jazz cellist) (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Armand Kaproff (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
George Ricci (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
trumpet:
Andy Ferretti (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Bobby Hackett (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Yank Lawson (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Melvin "Red" Solomon (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
viola:
Isadore Zir (aka Isadore Zit viola player) (track 11)
Harold Coletta (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Harold Furmansky (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
membranophone:
Johnny Blowers (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
guitar:
Matty Golizio (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
double bass:
Herman "Trigger" Alpert (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
saxophone:
Ernie Caceres (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Harry Feldman (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Toots Mondello (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Wolffe Taninbaum (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Milt Yaner (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
piano:
Bob Kitsis (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
harp:
Elaine Vito Ricci (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
trombone:
George Arus (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
William Pritchard (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
Anthony Russo (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
French horn:
Joseph Singer (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
arranger:
Axel Stordahl (track 11)
composer:
Ken Lane (track 8)
Frederick Loewe (track 13)
Jule Styne (tracks 2, 2, 7)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 10)
Jerome Kern (1929) (track 9)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 11)
Richard Rodgers (1938) (track 4)
Richard Rodgers (1940) (track 14)
conductor:
Axel Stordahl (track 11)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1947-11-09 – 1947-11-10) (track 11)
lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (tracks 2, 2, 7)
Alan Jay Lerner (Lyricist and composer) (track 13)
Irving Taylor (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 1)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 10)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1929) (track 9)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 11)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 11)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 11)
Lorenz Hart (1938) (track 4)
Lorenz Hart (1940) (track 14)
writer:
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 18)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 18)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 18)
Druropetal Music (track 11)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 13)
Marlong Music Corp. (track 18)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 10–11)
cover recording of:
Body and Soul (1947-11-09) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Cuerpo y Alma (track 11)
Hut und Haar (track 11)
later versions:
part of:
Brigadoon (complete musical) (track 13)
Treasure Girl (1928 musical) (track 10)
recording of:
All of Me (track 18)
Almost Like Being in Love (from "Brigadoon") (track 13)
Blue Skies (track 1)
I Believe (Frank Sinatra song) (track 7)
Why Was I Born? (track 9)
Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry (1946-07-30) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 1)
Dean Martin medley (track 8)
Ja-Da Medley (track 18)