You won't find a better version than this one, despite the cutesy violins. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Sinatra's beautifully enunciated bitterness, enhanced by a slick Nelson Riddle arrangement, brings the nastiness to life. She sings: I took one look at you, that's all I meant to do And then my heart stood still, My feet could step and walk, my lips could move and talk And yet my heart stood still Rodgers and Hart wrote the song for the 1927 musical One Dam Thing After Another, where it was performed by English actress Jessie Matthews, and revived it later that year for the Broadway smash A Connecticut Yankee. Book is in Used-Good condition.
If you live outside the United Kingdom, please check the postage and payments section of the item page for details of the postage costs to your country. Lee sang it accompanied by Riddle's orchestra on The Nat King Cole Show while on a promotional tour that year. From United Kingdom to U. Released 1956 Recorded August 21—31, 1956 Length 114: 23 chronology 1956 Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book 1956 1957 Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book is a 1956 studio by the American singer , with a studio orchestra conducted and arranged by , focusing on the songs written by and. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Getting StartedIf you're new to jazz, go to our for some hints on how to listen. The spine may show signs of wear.
At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. He was found ill with pneumonia in a hotel room two days later and died shortly after. Pages and cover are clean and intact. On one level it's about innocence, about imagination in the face of adversity, and that's how Fitzgerald delivers it. No date a guess at early 1960s; date uncertain. Michael Bailey King Oliver opened the door for me, Mingus kept it open playing non-stop alongside, then Sharrock barged in, taking it all apart.
In 1948, a fictionalized account of Rodgers and Hart's partnership hit the big screen in the musical Words and Music, starring Tom Drake as Rodgers and Mickey Rooney as Hart. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. About this Item: Hal Leonard Corporation. If these are not provided, please contact us and we will let you know as soon as possible. The genius of Rodgers and Hart sparkles in this collection, skillfully arranged by Jan Sanborn for advanced pianists. So use this Fitzgerald compilation as a must-have primer on Rogers and Hart, but also as a jumping off point for exploring the songs further. Some of the other songs are pleasant enough, but you can find more satisfying versions by other singers.
The question is should we move in, out, or just linger at the doorway. . Recorded in a small-group jazz setting, this one may be even more satisfying than the Sinatra version. Includes With a Song in My Heart, Ten Cents a Dance, and more. But it's the song that charms us. About this Item: Alfred Music, 2008.
Wonderful musical moments are certain to provide hours of enjoyment for the pianist who wishes to be a Popular Performer. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. It's love at first sight for Ella Fitzgerald in this romantic tune from the popular songwriting duo Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. A deeply closeted homosexual and unremitting alcoholic, repulsed by his own appearance, Hart saw himself as unlovable. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Cole had already cut an instrumental version of the tune with Riddle on his 1956 album The Piano Style of Nat King Cole.
Listen to their murmur as Torme sings the first few notes of the verse. Liner notes by , , William Simon and. Pages and cover are clean and intact. For just a moment, Rogers, Hart and Torme weave a spell we willingly embrace. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Isn't it romantic, moving shadows write the oldest magic word.
There's venom to spare here. From United Kingdom to U. Book is in Used-Good condition. Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. A few of Fitzgerald's renditions are simply stellar, making the set more than worth having.
About this Item: Alfred Music, 2008. About this Item: Harms, Inc. And, as with the Porter album, the arrangements by Buddy Bregman are alternately silky and swinging. But with 35 songs on the two discs, there are bound to be a few strikeouts. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. We ship worldwide unless specifically stated otherwise in the item description. All songs composed by and all lyrics written by.