Annotation

CD release of original 1963 LP. Includes two bonus tracks -- alternate takes of "Besame Mucho" and "Fried Pies."

Annotation last modified on 2005-12-29 20:48 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Besame Mucho
6:32
2 Besame Mucho (take 2)
6:27
3 Dearly Beloved
4:52
4 Days of Wine and Roses
3:50
5 The Trick Bag
4:27
6 Canadian Sunset
5:08
7 Fried Pies
6:45
8 Fried Pies (take 1)
6:36
9 The Breeze and I
4:11
10 For Heaven's Sake
4:39

Credits

CD 1

Hammond organ:
Melvin Rhyne (tracks 2, 8)
Melvin Rhyne (1963-04-22) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–10)
drums:
Jimmy Cobb (tracks 2, 8)
Jimmy Cobb (1963-04-22) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–10)
organ:
Melvin Rhyne (tracks 2, 8)
Melvin Rhyne (1963-04-22) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–10)
guitar:
Wes Montgomery (tracks 2, 8)
Wes Montgomery (1963-04-22) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–10)
composer:
Elise Bretton (track 10)
Sherman Edwards (track 10)
Eddie Heywood (track 6)
Jerome Kern (tracks 3, 3)
Ernesto Lecuona (track 9)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 4)
Donald Meyer (track 10)
Wes Montgomery (tracks 5, 7–8)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (tracks 1–2)
lyricist:
Norman Gimbel (track 6)
Johnny Mercer (tracks 3, 3–4)
Al Stillman (track 9)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (tracks 1–2)
publisher:
Peer International Corp. (tracks 1–2)
recorded at:
Plaza Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1963-04-22) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–10)
instrumental recording of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (1963-04-22) (track 1)
Canadian Sunset (1963-04-22) (track 6)
Days of Wine and Roses (1963-04-22) (track 4)
Dearly Beloved (from "You Were Never Lovelier") (1963-04-22) (track 3)
For Heaven's Sake (1963-04-22) (track 10)
The Breeze and I (1963-04-22) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Besame mucho (Finnish) (tracks 1–2)
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (tracks 1–2)
Bésame mucho (French version (Dalida)) (tracks 1–2)
Dernier baiser (Bésame mucho) (tracks 1–2)
Yêu nhau đi (Yêu nhau đi, đời có nghĩa chi... Yêu nhau đi ta lo chi) (tracks 1–2)
初恋 ("Besame Mucho") (tracks 1–2)
later versions:
Bésame mucho (Ray Conniff version) (tracks 1–2)
recording of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (track 2)
Fried Pies (track 8)
Dearly Beloved (from "You Were Never Lovelier") (1963-04-22) (track 3)
Fried Pies (1963-04-22) (track 7)
The Trick Bag (1963-04-22) (track 5)
version of:
Andalucia (track 9)