American popular song

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Subjects: Popular music--United States
Formats: Sound Recording, Vinyl
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, DC : Smithsonian Collection of Recordings ; New York City : CBS Special Products, p1984
Physical Description: 7 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Additional Authors: Smithsonian Institution
Notes: LCCN: 85754064 /R/r87
Issue number: R 031 P7 17983
Popular songs and musical comedy selections
At head of title on container: Six decades of songwriters and singers
Various performers, orchestras, and conductors
Recorded between 1911 and 1980
Detailed program notes, with biographies of the composers and performers laid in container
Contents: Some Of These Days (Sophie Tucker) -- Alexander's Ragtime Band (Bessie Smith) -- I Love a Piano (Billy Murray) -- They Didn't Believe Me (Grace Kerns and Reed Miller) -- April Showers (Al Jolson) -- After You've gone ; I Ain't Got Nobody ; The Man I Love (Marion Harris) -- Fascinating Rhythm (Fred and Adele Astaire) -- Sweet Georgia Brown ; I Can't Give You Anything But Love (Ethel Waters) -- Melancholy (My Melancholy Baby) (Gene Austin) -- Why Was I Born? (Helen Morgan) -- Puttin' On The Ritz (Fred Astaire) -- If I Had You ; Out Of Nowhere ; I'm Through With Love ; Brother, Can You Spare A Dime? (Bing Crosby) -- Street Of Dreams (Russ Columbo) -- Georgia On My Mind (Mildred Bailey) -- Willow, Weep For Me (Irene Taylor) -- I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (Benny Goodman Orchestra with Jack Teagarden) -- Night And Day ; Isn't This A Lovely Day? ; Cheek To Cheek ; A Fine Romance ; They Can't Take That Away From Me (Fred Astaire) -- I Feel A Song Comin' On (Frances Langford) -- Jeepers Creepers (Louis Armstrong) -- You Go To My Head ; More Than You Know (Billie Holiday) -- Day In, Day Out (Helen Forrest) -- Taking A Chance On Love (Benny Goodman Orchestra with Helen Forrest) -- Skylark (Helen Forrest) -- Body And Soul (Martha Raye) -- Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart (Judy Garland) -- The Nearness Of You (Connie Boswell) -- It Never Entered My Mind (Shirley Ross) -- I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good) (Ivie Anderson) -- Stormy Weather ; As Long As I Live (lena Horne) -- Sweet Lorraine ; Embraceable You (Nat "King" Cole) -- But Not For Me (Judy Garland) -- Something to Remember You By (Dinah Shore) -- Alone Together (Jo Stafford) -- Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye (Benny Goodman Quintet with Peggy Mann) -- I Only Have Eyes For You (Frank Sinatra) -- A Cottage For Sale (Billy Eckstine) -- You Are Too Beautiful (Dick Haymes) -- They Say It's Wonderful (Perry Como) -- I'll Get By (Buddy Clark) -- Little Girl Blue (Margaret Whiting) -- Our Love is Here To Stay (Gene Kelly) -- By Myself (Fred Astaire) -- Get Happy ; The Man that Got Away (Judy Garland) -- Hello, Young Lovers (Mabel Mercer) -- Dancing on the Ceiling (Jeri Southern) -- Easy Living (Peggy Lee) -- Sophisticated Lady (Rosemary Clooney) -- There will never be another you ; Star Dust (Nat "King" Cole) -- 'S Wonderful ; Autumn in New York (Sarah Vaughan) -- What is this Thing Called Love? ; This Can't be Love ; How Long has this been Going on? ; Blues in the Night (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Speak low ; Isn't it Romantic ; Baltimore Oriole (Carmen McRae) -- I've got you under my Skin ; I Guess I'll have to change my plan (Frank Sinatra) -- What'll I do? (Johnny Mathis) -- I'm Beginning to See the Light ; Come Rain or Come Shine (Joe Williams) -- Something's Gotta Give (Fred Astaire) -- Nice Work if you Can Get it ; When the Sun Comes Out ; One Morning in May (Mel Torme) -- You're Driving me Crazy (Kay Starr) -- Just one of those Things (Lena Horne) -- You don't Know What Love is ; My Future Just Passed (Teddi King) -- Easy Street (Elaine Strich) -- My Shining Hour (Mabel Mercer) -- Glad to be Unhappy (Barbara Cook) -- While We're Young (Portia Nelson) -- Nobody Else But Me (Bobby Short) -- Supper Time (Eileen Farrell) -- All the Things You Are (Gordon McRae) -- Here's That Rainy Day (Frank Sinatra) -- Last Night When We Were Young ; A Sleepin' Bee ; My Funny Valentine ; I'll Be Around ; Sometimes I'm Happy (Tony Bennett) -- Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive (Aretha Franklin) -- I get a Kick out of You (Eileen Rodgers) -- As Time Goes By (Peggy Lee) -- Lush Life (Nat "King" Cole) -- Spring Will Be a Little Late this Year (Leslie Uggams) -- I'm Old Fashioned (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Lazy Afternoon (Sarah Vaughan) -- Quiet Night (Barbra Streisand) -- September Song (Frank Sinatra) -- Too Late Now (Marilyn Maye) -- Barbara Cook (Some Other Time)
OCLC Number: 13653929
ISBN/ISSN: R 031 P7 17983