Annotation

in slipover cardboard outer

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 We’ll Meet Again
3:25
2 (There’ll Be Bluebirds Over) The White Cliffs of Dover
3:16
3 Yours
3:24
4 It’s a Lovely Day Tomorrow
3:13
5 Wishing (Will Make It So)
3:19
6 Wish Me Luck as You Wave Me Goodbye
3:15
7 There’s a Land of Begin Again
3:21
8 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
3:13
9 Be Like the Kettle and Sing
2:39
10 Who’s Taking You Home Tonight?
2:53
11 Jealousy
2:57
12 More and More
3:13
13 The General’s Fast Asleep
2:49
14 Harbour Lights
3:08
15 We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)
3:36
16 A Star Fell Out of Heaven
3:02
17 Cinderella, Stay in My Arms
3:09
18 I’m in the Mood for Love
3:06
19 It’s a Sin to Tell a Lie
2:46
20 Goodnight Children Everywhere
2:55
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 When the Lights Go on Again
3:19
2 I Shall Be Waiting
3:04
3 That Lovely Weekend
3:13
4 Only Forever
3:10
5 Something to Remember You By
2:54
6 The London I Love
3:14
7 There’s a New World Over the Skyline
3:08
8 The Happiest New Year of All
3:31
9 The Love Bug Will Bite You
2:55
10 I’m Sending You My Blessings
3:37
11 Long Ago (and Far Away)
3:15
12 It’s Like Old Times
3:25
13 The Anniversary Waltz
2:41
14 I’ll Be With You in Apple Blossom Time
2:47
15 Do You Ever Dream of Tomorrow?
3:08
16 I’m Beginning to See the Light
3:02
17 My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time
3:12
18 I Couldn’t Sleep a Wink Last Night
3:05
19 Up the Wooden Hill to Bedfordshire
3:06
20 Goodnight Wherever You Are
2:36
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 When They Sound the Last All Clear
3:24
2 Over the Rainbow
3:20
3 When You Wish Upon a Star
2:51
4 There’ll Come Another Day
3:26
5 You’ll Never Know
3:30
6 For Sweethearts Everywhere
3:22
7 Please Think of Me
3:05
8 Mexicali Rose
3:04
9 Cinderella Sweetheart
3:04
10 You Can’t Be True Dear
2:59
11 Little Sir Echo
3:02
12 Smilin’ Through
3:03
13 Over the Hill
3:23
14 Careless
3:16
15 I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire
3:24
16 Rosalie
3:11
17 Little Star (Estrellita)
3:31
18 You’re Breaking My Heart All Over Again
3:23
19 Someone’s Rocking My Dreamboat
3:28
20 There’s a Ship Rolling Home
3:13
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Again
Vera Lynn 3:10
2 Kiss Me (Besame mucho)
Vera Lynn 3:36
3 Coming Home
Vera Lynn 2:40
4 The Silver Wedding Waltz
Vera Lynn 2:27
5 Alone
Vera Lynn 3:02
6 Two Sleepy People
Vera Lynn & Denny Dennis 3:07
7 So Many Memories
Vera Lynn 2:59
8 I’m in Love for the Last Time
Vera Lynn 2:59
9 I’ll Make Up for Everything
Vera Lynn 3:14
10 My Sister and I
Vera Lynn 3:21
11 You’re in My Arms
Vera Lynn 3:23
12 When My Dreamboat Comes Home
Vera Lynn 2:51
13 Where in the World
Vera Lynn 3:21
14 How Green Was My Valley
Vera Lynn 3:22
15 After a While
Vera Lynn 3:23
16 I Paid for the Lie That I Told You
Vera Lynn 3:15
17 In My Little Red Book
Vera Lynn 3:08
18 Memories Live Longer Than Dreams
Vera Lynn 2:58
19 No Regrets
Vera Lynn 2:47
20 I’m Yours Sincerely
Vera Lynn 3:32
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Auf Wiederseh’n Sweetheart
2:37
2 If You Love Me (Really Love Me)
2:58
3 The Homing Waltz
2:45
4 My Son, My Son
2:41
5 Forget-Me-Not
3:09
6 The Windsor Waltz
2:36
7 Who Are We?
3:06
8 A House With Love in It
2:42
9 The Faithful Hussar (Don’t Cry My Love)
2:58
10 When You Hear Big Ben
2:30
11 Travellin’ Home
3:06
12 Addio amore
2:00
13 If You Go
3:29
14 A House Is a Home
2:30
15 Be Anything (but Be Mine)
2:39
16 Our Love Story
2:52
17 I Am Loved
3:04
18 By the Fireside
3:24
19 Trying
3:00
20 From the Time You Say Goodbye
2:24

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Michael Carr (songwriter) (track 13)
Hugh Charles (track 1)
Walter Kent (track 2)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 18)
Ross Parker (track 1)
Harry Parr-Davies (track 6)
Gonzalo Roig (track 3)
Manning Sherwin (track 10)
Hugh Williams (pseudonym for Wilhelm Grosz) (track 14)
Irving Berlin (track 4)
Buddy DeSylva (track 5)
Jacob Gade (1925) (track 11)
Billy Mayhew (1936) (track 19)
Michael Carr (songwriter) (1938) (track 17)
Manning Sherwin (1939) (track 8)
Jerome Kern (1944) (track 12)
lyricist:
Hugh Charles (track 1)
Irving Berlin (track 4)
Nat Burton (track 2)
Tommie Connor (track 10)
Buddy DeSylva (track 5)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 18)
Albert Gamse (track 3)
Jimmy Kennedy (tracks 13–14)
Eric Maschwitz (track 8)
Phil Park (track 6)
Jack Sherr (track 3)
Winifred May (track 11)
Billy Mayhew (1936) (track 19)
Jimmy Kennedy (1938) (track 17)
Yip Harburg (1944) (track 12)
vocals:
Vera Lynn (tracks 1–20)
writer:
Hugh Charles (track 7)
Nelson Cogane (track 15)
Mack Gordon (track 16)
Sammy Mysels (track 15)
Desmond O’Connor (track 9)
Ross Parker (track 7)
Harry Phillips (track 20)
Harry Revel (track 16)
Walter Ridley (English composer & producer) (track 9)
Dick Robertson (track 15)
Gabriel Rogers (track 20)
Tommie Connor (track 9)
publisher:
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 6)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 3)
Irving Berlin Inc. (track 4)
World Music Co. (track 1)
arrangements:
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (for piano, Danillon) (track 8)
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (for band, Fernie) (track 8)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Harbour Lights (track 14)
Jealousy (English version, lyrics by Winifred May) (track 11)
More and More (track 12)
We’ll Meet Again (track 1)
Yours (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Jalousie “Tango Tzigane” (original instrumental version) (track 11)

CD 2

composer:
Reginald Connelly (track 19)
Dave Franklin (songwriter) (track 12)
Dave Franklin (cartoon music composer) (track 13)
Jerome Kern (track 11)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 18)
James V. Monaco (track 4)
George Posford (English Composer) (track 6)
Arthur Schwartz (track 5)
Albert Von Tilzer (track 14)
Pinky Tomlin (track 9)
Jack Popplewell (track 15)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1944) (track 16)
Johnny Hodges (1944) (track 16)
Harry James (American big band leader, trumpeter & actor) (1944) (track 16)
Vic Mizzy (1945) (track 17)
lyricist:
Dave Franklin (songwriter) (track 12)
Pinky Tomlin (track 9)
Harold Adamson (track 18)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 4)
Mann Curtis (track 17)
Howard Dietz (track 5)
Al Dubin (track 13)
Neville Fleeson (track 14)
Ira Gershwin (track 11)
Clifford Grey (track 19)
Jack Popplewell (track 15)
Harold Purcell (track 6)
Don George (1944) (track 16)
vocals:
Vera Lynn (tracks 1–20)
writer:
Michael Carr (songwriter) (track 7)
Hugh Charles (track 2)
Jack Denby (songwriter) (track 8)
Noel Gay (track 10)
Joseph George Gilbert (mid 20th cent. songwriter) (track 10)
Moira Heath (track 3)
Ted Heath (track 3)
Al Hoffman (track 20)
Joe Irwin (track 2)
Jimmy Kennedy (track 7)
Joe Lubin (track 10)
Desmond O’Connor (track 8)
Ross Parker (track 2)
Dick Robertson (track 20)
Muriel Watson (songwriter) (track 8)
Frank Weldon (track 20)
Bennie Benjamin (1942) (track 1)
Sol Marcus (1942) (track 1)
Eddie Seiler (1942) (track 1)
publisher:
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 11)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (1944) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Ich hab’ die ganze Nacht geweint (I Couldn’t Sleep a Wink Last Night) (track 18)
part of:
The Band Wagon (1953 film) (track 5)
The Cockleshell Heroes (1955 film soundtrack) (track 6)
recording of:
Anniversary Waltz (track 13)
I Shall Be Waiting (track 2)
Only Forever (track 4)
The London I Love (The Cockleshell Heroes) (track 6)

CD 3

composer:
Bennie Benjamine (track 15)
Hugh Charles (track 1)
Eddie Durham (track 15)
Leigh Harline (track 3)
Sol Marcus (track 15)
Gerry Mason (track 13)
Hans Otten (composer) (track 10)
Pat Pattison (track 4)
Arthur A. Penn (track 12)
Manuel María Ponce (track 17)
Cole Porter (track 16)
Eddie Seiler (track 15)
Jack Tenney (track 8)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 5)
James B. Kennedy (track 20)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 2)
lyricist:
Gerry Mason (track 13)
Arthur A. Penn (track 12)
Cole Porter (track 16)
Haim Cotton (track 10)
Lewis Elton (track 1)
Gerhard Ebeler (track 10)
Mack Gordon (track 5)
James B. Kennedy (track 20)
Desmond O’Connor (track 17)
Helen Stone (track 8)
Alan Stranks (track 4)
Ned Washington (track 3)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 2)
vocals:
Vera Lynn (tracks 1–20)
writer:
Arthur Altman (track 18)
James Cavanaugh (track 18)
Bob Dale (50s singer) (track 9)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (track 7)
John Fearis (American composer) (track 11)
Adele Girard (track 11)
Eddy Howard (track 14)
Dick Jurgens (track 14)
Joe Marsala (track 11)
Murray Mencher (track 7)
Russ Morgan (Big Band orchestra leader) (track 7)
Lew Quadling (track 14)
John Redmond (singer, songwriter) (track 18)
Leon René (track 19)
Otis René (track 19)
Emerson C. Scott (track 19)
Art Strauss (songwriter) (track 9)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 3)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 5)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 2)
Leo Feist Music (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 2, 5)
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 –) (tracks 2, 5)
arrangement of:
Du kannst nicht treu sein (translated) (track 10)
arrangements:
You Can’t Be True (track 10)
is based on:
Estrellita (track 17)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 2)
星に願いを (track 3)
later translated versions:
Ovan regnbågen (track 2)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 2)
Quand on prie la bonne étoile (Pinnochio) (track 3)
星に願いを (track 3)
星に願いを (Keisuke Yamakawa translation) (track 3)
虹の彼方 (Japanese Version of Over the Rainbow) (track 2)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 2)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen/Harburg musical, introduced in the 1939 motion picture) (track 2)
recording of:
Careless (track 14)
Little Sir Echo (track 11)
Little Star (track 17)
Mexicali Rose (track 8)
Over the Hill (track 13)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 2)
Please Think of Me (track 7)
Rosalie (from “Rosalie”) (track 16)
Smilin’ Through (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
The Fantasyland Darkride Suite (appears on The Legacy Collection: Disneyland) (track 3)
Fantasmic! (theme park show soundtrack) (track 3)

CD 4

organ:
Charles Smart (organist) (1936) (track 19)
analog synthesizer [Novachord]:
Arthur Young (novachord player) (1938) (track 17)
Arthur Young (novachord player) (1940) (track 18)
composer:
Ray Bloch (French-born composer/bandleader) (track 17)
Nacio Herb Brown (US songwriter) (track 5)
Hoagy Carmichael (track 6)
Michael Carr (songwriter) (track 11)
Alex Kramer (track 10)
Lionel Newman (track 1)
Ross Parker (track 9)
Billy Reid (UK orchestra leader and songwriter) (track 3)
Walter Ridley (English composer & producer) (track 20)
Nat Simon (track 17)
Al Stillman (track 17)
Joan Whitney (track 10)
Hy Zaret (track 10)
conductor:
Len Edwards (1945) (track 15)
Len Edwards (1947) (track 9)
lyricist:
Alex Kramer (track 10)
Ross Parker (track 9)
Billy Reid (UK orchestra leader and songwriter) (track 3)
Joan Whitney (track 10)
Dorcas Cochran (track 1)
Tommie Connor (track 20)
Arthur Freed (track 5)
Frank Loesser (track 6)
Jack Popplewell (track 11)
Hy Zaret (track 10)
orchestra:
Ambrose and His Orchestra (1938) (tracks 7–8)
Ambrose and His Orchestra (1939) (track 16)
Ambrose and His Orchestra (1940) (track 14)
Mantovani & His Orchestra (1942) (tracks 11, 20)
performer:
Jay Wilbur and His Band (1941) (track 10)
translator:
Sunny Skylar (track 2)
vocals:
Vera Lynn (tracks 1–6)
Vera Lynn (1936) (track 19)
Vera Lynn (1937) (track 12)
Vera Lynn (1938) (tracks 7–8, 17)
Vera Lynn (1939) (track 16)
Vera Lynn (1940) (tracks 14, 18)
Vera Lynn (1941) (track 10)
Vera Lynn (1942) (tracks 11, 13, 20)
Vera Lynn (1945) (track 15)
Vera Lynn (1947) (track 9)
writer:
Ray Austin (songwriter) (track 13)
Hugh Charles (tracks 8, 18)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (track 14)
Dave Franklin (cartoon music composer) (track 12)
Cliff Friend (track 12)
Harry Woods (track 7)
Paul Herrick (track 13)
Al Hoffman (track 16)
Roy Ingraham (track 19)
Charles Kenny (songwriter, violinist) (track 15)
Nick Kenny (track 15)
Enoch Light (track 16)
Harry Nesbitt (songwriter) (track 4)
Max Nesbitt (songwriter) (track 4)
Ross Parker (tracks 8, 18)
Al Sherman (Tin Pan Alley songwriter) (track 16)
Abner Silver (tracks 14–15)
Harry Tobias (track 19)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 6)
is the basis for:
recording of:
After a While (track 15)
Again (track 1)
Alone (from the film: "A Night at the Opera") (track 5)
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 2)
Coming Home (track 3)
I'll Make Up for Everything (1948 song) (track 9)
My Sister and I (track 10)
No Regrets (track 19)
Silver Wedding Waltz (1948 song) (track 4)
So Many Memories (track 7)
Two Sleepy People (track 6)
Where in the World (track 13)
You’re in My Arms (track 11)
translated version of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (track 2)

CD 5

background vocals:
The Mitchell Men (1950) (track 17)
Members of H.M. Forces (1952) (tracks 1, 5, 20)
The Johnston Brothers (1955) (track 12)
composer:
Leon Carr (track 14)
Michel Emer (track 13)
Heinrich Frantzen (track 9)
Marguerite Monnot (track 2)
Cole Porter (track 17)
Billy Vaughn (track 19)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Eberhard Storch (track 1)
Leslie Sturdy (track 20)
conductor:
Roland Shaw (1952) (tracks 2–3)
lyricist:
Cole Porter (track 17)
Billy Vaughn (track 19)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Hal David (track 14)
Geoffrey Parsons (lyricist) (track 13)
Édith Piaf (track 2)
Eberhard Storch (track 1)
Leslie Sturdy (track 20)
Margaret Whitaker (track 9)
orchestra:
Mantovani and His Orchestra (1952) (track 18)
Reg Owen & His Orchestra (1952) (tracks 13–15)
Roland Shaw and His Orchestra (1952) (tracks 1, 5–6, 20)
Roland Shaw and His Orchestra (1955) (track 12)
Frank Weir and His Orchestra (1956) (track 8)
Reg Owen and His Orchestra (1957) (tracks 9, 11)
translator:
Geoffrey Parsons (lyricist) (track 2)
vocals:
Vera Lynn (track 9)
Vera Lynn (1949) (track 16)
Vera Lynn (1950) (tracks 17, 19)
Vera Lynn (1952) (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 13–15, 18, 20)
Vera Lynn (1954) (tracks 4, 10)
Vera Lynn (1955) (track 12)
Vera Lynn (1956) (tracks 7–8)
Vera Lynn (1957) (track 11)
writer:
Rodd Arden (songwriter) (track 12)
Eddie Calvert (track 4)
James Campbell (British songwriter and music publisher) (track 18)
Reginald Connelly (track 18)
Tommie Connor (track 3)
Sylvia Dee (track 8)
Charles Forsythe (vocalist) (track 16)
Irving Gordon (track 15)
Jimmy Harper (songwriter) (track 12)
William Harrison (songwriter) (track 16)
Bob Howard (songwriter) (track 4)
Johnny Johnston (track 3)
Harry Leon (track 10)
Sidney Lippman (track 8)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 7)
Mark Malloy (track 10)
Johnny May (songwriter) (tracks 5–6)
Norman Newell (track 16)
Ray Noble (track 18)
Don Pelosi (track 12)
Gordon Melville Rees (songwriter) (track 4)
Johnny Reine (songwriter) (tracks 5–6)
Jack Scott (track 10)
William Sinclair (songwriter) (track 5)
publisher:
Editions Edimarton (track 2)
Mayflower Music (track 20)
arrangements:
Auf Wiederseh’n Sweetheart (translated) (track 1)
later translated versions:
part of:
Out of This World (track 17)
recording of:
(In the Gloaming) By the Fireside (1932 song) (track 18)
A House Is a Home (track 14)
Adios Amour (track 12)
Auf Wiederseh’n (track 1)
Forget-me-not (track 5)
I Am Loved (track 17)
If You Go (track 13)
My Son, My Son (track 4)
Our Love Story (track 16)
The Homing Waltz (track 3)
The Windsor Waltz (track 6)
Travellin’ Home (track 11)
Trying (track 19)
Who Are We? (track 7)
translated version of:
Der treue Husar (track 9)
Hymne à l’amour (track 2)
version of:
Hymne à l’amour (track 2)

Release

liner notes: P. Graham (liner note writer)
copyrighted by: Demon Music Group Ltd. (a BBC Worldwide Ltd. subsidiary; for release labels, use "Demon Music Group") (2010)
phonographic copyright by: Demon Music Group Ltd. (a BBC Worldwide Ltd. subsidiary; for release labels, use "Demon Music Group") (2010)
ASIN: UK: B0034C22UC [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/6048288 [info]

Release Group

part of: 100 Hits Legends (number: 12)