Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Intro: Johnny Warms Up
0:32
2 There's a Small Hotel
2:17
3 All of You
2:22
4 The Last Time I Saw Paris
2:16
5 I Can't Get Started (With You)
2:54
6 I Got Plenty o' Nuttin'
2:46
7 It's the Talk of the Town
2:41
8 You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
2:21
9 It Ain't Necessarily So
2:23
10 Tenderly
2:41
11 Old Devil Moon
2:01
12 My Happy Time
2:24
13 This Can't Be Love
2:07

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Bill Holman (track 11)
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (tracks 2–13)
composer:
Johnny Desmond (track 12)
Vernon Duke (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 6, 9)
Jerome Kern (track 4)
Burton Lane (track 11)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 7)
Richard Rodgers (1936) (track 2)
Richard Rodgers (1938) (track 13)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 8)
Walter Gross (American composer) (1946) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1954) (track 3)
conductor:
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (tracks 2–13)
lyricist:
Johnny Desmond (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 5–6, 9)
Yip Harburg (track 11)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 6, 9)
Al J. Neiburg (lyricist) (track 7)
Marty Symes (Lyricist) (track 7)
Lorenz Hart (1936) (track 2)
Lorenz Hart (1938) (track 13)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 8)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (1946) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1954) (track 3)
orchestra:
John Williams Orchestra (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (tracks 2–13)
recording engineer:
Dayton “Bones” Howe (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (tracks 2–13)
vocals:
Johnny Desmond (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (tracks 1–13)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 8, 10)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 6)
was commissioned by:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 9)
recorded at:
Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (tracks 1–13)
is based on:
later translated versions:
later versions:
It Ain't Necessarily So (from 'Porgy and Bess') (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 9)
part of:
Porgy and Bess (track 6)
Silk Stockings (1957 musical film) (track 3)
Finian's Rainbow (track 11)
Pal Joey (track 2)
recording of:
All of You (Silk Stockings) (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 3)
I Can’t Get Started (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 5)
I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’ (Porgy and Bess) (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 6)
It Ain’t Necessarily So (jazz standard originally from Porgy and Bess; catch-all for unspecified pop and jazz arrangements) (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 9)
It’s the Talk of the Town (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 7)
My Happy Time (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 12)
Old Devil Moon (from "Finian's Rainbow") (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 11)
Tenderly (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 10)
The Last Time I Saw Paris (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 4)
There’s a Small Hotel (from "On Your Toes") (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 2)
This Can’t Be Love (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 13)
You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To (1958-01-15 – 1958-01-20) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Septemberly (jazz instrumental medley of "Tenderly" and "September in the Rain") (track 10)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 6, 9)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000036M0 [info]