Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Don’t Cry, Baby
3:23
2 Try a Little Tenderness
3:16
3 I Apologise
2:53
4 Without the One You Love
2:48
5 Look for the Silver Lining
3:04
6 I’m Sitting on Top of the World
2:42
7 Just for a Thrill
2:33
8 God Bless the Child
4 3:03
9 I’m Wandering
3:27
10 How Deep Is the Ocean
2:48
11 I Don’t Know You Anymore
2:50
12 Lover Come Back to Me
2:35
13 Only the Lonely
4:55
14 I Wish I Didn’t Love You So
2:55
15 (Ah, the Apple Trees) When the World Was Young
4:44
16 Shangri-La
3:15
17 A Mother’s Love
2:34
18 My Coloring Book
4:08
19 Jim
2:29
20 Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love)
2:18
21 But Beautiful
2:57
22 People
4:20

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Robert Mersey (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Lil Hardin Armstrong (tracks 7, 7)
Ray Henderson (tracks 6, 6)
John Kander (track 18)
Jerome Kern (tracks 5, 5)
Caesar Petrillo (track 19)
Philippe-Gérard (French composer) (track 15)
Edward Ross (Vocalist from New Orleans) (track 19)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track 20)
Jimmy Van Heusen (tracks 13, 21)
Harry M. Woods (American 1920/30s songwriter) (track 2)
Frank Loesser (track 14)
Sigmund Romberg (1928) (track 12)
Irving Berlin (1932) (track 10)
Jule Styne (1963) (track 22)
conductor:
Robert Mersey (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–12)
Robert Mersey (1962-04-27) (track 2)
Robert Mersey (1962-05-11) (track 8)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 21)
Sammy Cahn (track 13)
James Campbell (British songwriter and music publisher) (track 2)
Reginald Connelly (track 2)
Buddy DeSylva (tracks 5, 5)
Fred Ebb (track 18)
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (tracks 6, 6)
Frank Loesser (track 14)
Johnny Mercer (track 15)
Don Raye (tracks 7, 7)
Nelson Shawn (track 19)
Joe Young (US lyricist) (tracks 6, 6)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1928) (track 12)
Irving Berlin (1932) (track 10)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1963) (track 22)
producer:
Robert Mersey (tracks 1–12)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 17)
writer:
Saul Bernie (tracks 1, 1)
Tyran Carlo (track 9)
Aretha Franklin (track 4)
Gary Geld (track 11)
Al Goodhart (track 3)
Berry Gordy (track 9)
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 8)
Al Hoffman (track 3)
Billie Holiday (track 8)
James P. Johnson (tracks 1, 1)
Matty Malneck (track 16)
Robert Maxwell (track 16)
Ed G. Nelson (track 3)
Cliff Owens (tracks 17, 17)
Carl Sigman (track 16)
Peter Udell (track 11)
Stella Unger (tracks 1, 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1962) (track 2)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 18)
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 8)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 5, 5)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 22)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 6, 6)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 8)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (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) (track 22)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 12, 18)
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 12, 18)
cover recording of:
A Mother's Love (track 17)
Don’t Cry Baby (track 1)
I Apologize (track 3)
I'm Wandering (track 9)
Jim (track 19)
Just for a Thrill (track 7)
Lover, Come Back to Me (The New Moon) (track 12)
Shangri-La (track 16)
Try a Little Tenderness (1962-04-27) (track 2)
God Bless the Child (1962-05-11) (track 8)
People (Funny Girl) (1964-07-10) (track 22)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Pour toi seul (Friendly Persuasion) (track 20)
ピープル (track 22)
恋人よ我に帰れ (今は淋しく 君は去りて 忘れられない あの面影…) (track 12)
part of:
Funny Girl (Broadway musical) (track 22)
Sally (1920 musical) (tracks 5, 5)
recording of:
A Mother's Love (track 17)
But Beautiful (track 21)
Don’t Cry Baby (track 1)
Friendly Persuasion (track 20)
Just for a Thrill (track 7)
I Wish I Didn't Love You So (The Perils of Pauline) (1964-07-16) (track 14)
My Coloring Book (1964-07-16) (track 18)
Only the Lonely (1964-07-16) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 21)
version of: