Tracklist

CD 1: From the Bottom of My Heart: Complete Studio Recordings & Broadcasts
CD 2: I'll Be Seeing You: Dorsey Years Vol. 1
CD 3: Whispering: Dorsey Years Vol. 2
CD 4: Violets for Your Furs: Dorsey Years Vol. 3
CD 5: Night and Day: Dorsey Years Vol. 4
CD 6: I'll Be Around: Columbia V-Discs Volume 1
CD 7: The Song Is You: Columbia V-Discs Volume 2
CD 8: Close To You: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Close to You
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 3:20
2 People Will Say We're in Love
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 3:20
3 You'll Never Know
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 3:01
4 Sunday, Monday or Always
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 3:18
5 If You Please
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 2:52
6 Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 2:58
7 I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 2:55
8 A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening
Frank Sinatra with Alec Wilder & His Orchestra 3:16
9 If You Are but a Dream
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:06
10 Saturday Night (Is the Loneliest Night in the Week)
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 4 2:46
11 There's No You
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:29
12 I Dream of You (More Than You Dream of Me) [album version]
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:10
13 I Begged Her
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:02
14 What Makes the Sunset? [album version]
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 2:57
15 I Fall in Love Too Easily
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:16
16 Cradle Song (Wiegenlied Op 49 No 4)
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 3:09
17 The Charm of You
Frank Sinatra with Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra 2:59
CD 9: My Melancholy Baby: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 2
CD 10: Nancy (With the Laughing Face): Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 3
CD 11: They Say It's Wonderful: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 4
CD 12: September Song: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 5
CD 13: Stella by Starlight: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 6
CD 14: Autumn In New York: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 7
CD 15: Nature Boy: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 8
CD 16: Mad About You: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 9
CD 17: April in Paris: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 10
CD 18: Goodnight Irene: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 11
CD 19: The Voice of Frank Sinatra / Frankly Sentimental: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 20: Songs by Sinatra / Swing and Dance With Frank Sinatra: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 21: Songs for Young Lovers / Swing Easy: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 22: In the Wee Small Hours: Original Album (2 x 10" LPs)
CD 23: Songs for Swingin' Lovers: Original Album
CD 24: Close to You: Original Album
CD 25: A Swingin' Affair!: Original Album
CD 26: Where Are You?: Original Album
CD 27: Come Fly With Me: Original Album
CD 28: Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely: Original Album
CD 29: Come Dance With Me!: Original Album
CD 30: No One Cares: Original Album
CD 31: Nice 'n' Easy: Original Album
CD 32: My One and Only Love: Capitol Singles Vol. 1
CD 33: Three Coins in the Fountain: Capitol Singles Vol. 2
CD 34: Time After Time: Capitol Singles Vol. 3
CD 35: My Blue Heaven: Capitol Singles Vol. 4
CD 36: I'll Never Smile Again: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 1
CD 37: Ol' Man River: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 2
CD 38: I Believe: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 3
CD 39: All of Me: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 4
CD 40: High Society: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 5
CD 41: Frank Sinatra Conducts the Music of Alec Wilder: Original Album, 1945
CD 42: Tone Poems of Color: Original Album, 1956
CD 43: Peggy Lee - The Man I Love: Original Album, 1950
CD 44: Dean Martin - Sleep Warm: Original Album, 1958
CD 45: Christmas Songs by Sinatra - Original Album, 1948
CD 46: A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra: Original Album, 1957 Plus Bonus Tracks

Credits

CD 8: Close To You: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 1

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)
cello:
E. Gara (1944-11-14) (track 10)
George Polikian (1944-11-14) (track 10)
Avron Twerdowsky (1944-11-14) (track 10)
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)
drums:
Johnny Blowers (1944-11-14) (track 10)
guitar:
Matty Golizio (1944-11-14) (track 10)
bass:
Ward Lay (1944-11-14) (track 10)
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)
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)
arranger:
George Siravo (track 10)
Axel Stordahl (track 9)
Alec Wilder (track 2)
background vocals:
The Bobby Tucker Singers (1943-08-05) (track 2)
composer:
Hal Hopper (track 11)
Moe Jaffe (track 9)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 8)
Richard Rodgers (tracks 2, 6)
Jule Styne (tracks 10, 13–15)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 3)
Nat Bonx (track 9)
Jack Fulton (US jazz trombonist and composer) (track 9)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1943) (track 4)
conductor:
Alec Wilder (1943-08-05) (track 2)
Axel Stordahl (1944-11-14) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (track 9)
Frank Sinatra (1943-08-05) (track 2)
Frank Sinatra (1944-11-14) (track 10)
lyricist:
Moe Jaffe (track 9)
Tom Adair (track 11)
Harold Adamson (track 8)
Nat Bonx (track 9)
Sammy Cahn (tracks 10, 13–15)
Jack Fulton (US jazz trombonist and composer) (track 9)
Mack Gordon (track 3)
Oscar Hammerstein II (tracks 2, 6)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1943) (track 4)
orchestrator:
Robert Russell Bennett (tracks 2, 6)
performer:
writer:
Al Hoffman (track 1)
Carl Lampl (track 1)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 1)
publisher:
Cahn Music Company (track 10)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 3)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
Williamson Music Company (tracks 2, 6)
株式会社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 3)
later parody versions:
Sunday, Monday or Always (Sinatra / Crosby parody) (track 4)
part of:
Oklahoma! (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (tracks 2, 6)
recording of:
I Begged Her (track 13)
Close to You (1943-06-07) (track 1)
You’ll Never Know (1943-06-07) (track 3)
Sunday, Monday or Always (1943-06-22) (track 4)
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’ (Oklahoma!) (1943-08-05) (track 6)
People Will Say We’re in Love (1943-08-05) (track 2)
A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening (1943-11-10) (track 8)
If You Are but a Dream (1944-11-14) (track 9)
There’s No You (1944-11-14) (track 11)
I Fall in Love Too Easily (1944-12-01) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Oklahoma Suite! (tracks 2, 6)
A Waltz Carousel (medley) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: UK: B006ZUKBVC [info]