Baubles, Bangles and Beads (from "Kismet")

~ Song

Annotation

"Baubles, Bangles & Beads" is a popular song from the 1953 musical Kismet, credited to Robert Wright and George Forrest. Like all the music in that show, the melody was based on works by Alexander Borodin, in this case the second theme of the second movement of his String Quartet in D.

Annotation last modified on 2011-12-30 17:47 UTC.

Relationships

writer: George Forrest (American composer and lyricist)
Robert Wright (US stage & screen composer & lyricist)
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/110922 [info]
Wikidata: Q811117 [info]
is based on: String Quartet no. 2 in D major: II. Scherzo. Allegro
part of: Kismet (full musical)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1954-06 Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Marlene Dietrich 3:26
1957-07-12 Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Pepper Adams Quintet ?:??
1958-12-22 Baubles, Bangles and Beads (1958 original studio master) Frank Sinatra 2:46
1959 Baubles Bangles & Beads instrumental Art Pepper 2:16
1962-01 Baubles, Bangles and Beads Sarah Vaughan 3:38
1962-01 Baubles, Bangles and Beads (first version) Sarah Vaughan 3:42
1965-03-14 Broadway (medley) (live, 1965-03-14: the Village Vanguard, New York City, New York) live and medley Earl Hines 9:50
1967-01-30 Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Frank Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim 2:35
1968-10-01 Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Philly Joe Jones 6:27
1968-10-01 – 1968-10-31 Baubles, Bangles and Breads instrumental Philly Joe Jones 6:32
1976-01-08 – 1976-01-09 Baubles, Bangles and Beads instrumental Zoot Sims 4:45
Baubes, Bangles and Beads cover Gary Williams 2:48
Baubles Bangles and Beads Tom Lellis 4:43
Baubles, Bangles & Beads The Stage Door Orchestra 2:07
Baubles, Bangles & Beads live Liza Minnelli 3:57
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Sarah Vaughan 3:39
Baubles, Bangles and Beads George Forrest & Robert Wright 4:11
Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Ernestine Allen 2:52
Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Lisa Rose 4:02
Baubles, Bangles and Beads instrumental London Promenade Orchestra 3:08
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Buddy Greco 2:27
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Buddy Greco 2:31
Baubles, Bangles and Beads The Romantic Strings and Twin Pianos 3:23
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Dean Elliott & His Swinging Big, Big, Band!! 3:06
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Eumir Deodato 5:14
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Julie Andrews 2:28
Baubles, Bangles and Beads instrumental London Promenade Orchestra, Eric Hammerstein 3:09
Baubles, Bangles and Beads June Christy 2:30
Baubles, Bangles and Beads live Hannah Francis, Stephen Wilder 3:01
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Mel Tormé 2:17
Baubles, Bangles and Beads cover Cassandra Wilson 6:40
Baubles, Bangles And Beads cover Frank Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim 2:46
Baubles, Bangles And Beads Shorty Rogers ?:??
Baubles, Bangles And Beads instrumental Buddy Bregman 2:28
Baubles, Bangles and Beads (from "Kismet") Joni James 3:58
Baubles, Bangles and Beads (From "Kismet") cover and instrumental Percy Faith and His Orchestra 3:28
Baubles, Bangles and Beads (From "Kismet") instrumental Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:03
Baubles, Bangles, and Beads Sarah Vaughan 3:42
Baubles, Bangles, and Beads cover John Mehegan 6:00
Baubles, Bangles, and Beads Cassandra Wilson 6:37
Baubles, Bangles, and Beads instrumental The Bill Mays Trio 4:25
Kismet: Baubles, Bangles and Beads Ann Blyth 4:04