Great American Songbook: Ladies of Song

Great American Songbook: Ladies of Song

     
 
Great American Songbook: Ladies of Song is a budget-priced, three-disc sampler devoted to romantic ballads and relaxing background music from popular vocalists of the '40s. These 66 tracks feature several tracks apiece by Peggy Lee, June Christy, Doris Day, and

Overview

Great American Songbook: Ladies of Song is a budget-priced, three-disc sampler devoted to romantic ballads and relaxing background music from popular vocalists of the '40s. These 66 tracks feature several tracks apiece by Peggy Lee, June Christy, Doris Day, and Ella Fitzgerald, along with second-tier vocalists including Kathryn Grayson, Margaret Whiting, and Vera Lynn. While the packaging is drab, the music successfully highlights the best female singers of the era.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/25/2004
Label:
Dynamic Ent.
UPC:
0827139350321
catalogNumber:
3503

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Them There Eyes
  2. Tenderly
  3. My Happiness
  4. Stormy Weather
  5. La Vie en Rose
  6. Body and Soul
  7. Yours
  8. For Sentimental Reasons
  9. Am I Blue?
  10. Love Somebody
  11. Skylark
  12. You Belong to Me
  13. I'll Walk Alone
  14. I Cried for You
  15. Moonlight in Vermont
  16. Something Cool
  17. Mad About the Boy
  18. I've Heard That Song Before
  19. The Blacksmith Blues
  20. Music! Music! Music!
  21. The Tennessee Waltz
  22. Over the Rainbow

Disc 2

  1. It's Magic
  2. Georgia on My Mind
  3. The Gypsy
  4. Lover
  5. Street of Dreams
  6. That Old Black Magic
  7. What Is This Thing Called Love?
  8. Don't Explain
  9. Harbor Lights
  10. The Boy Next Door
  11. All My Love
  12. White Cliffs of Dover
  13. All Through the Day
  14. Taking a Chance on Love
  15. Half as Much
  16. Trust in Me
  17. I'm Beginning to See the Light
  18. Midnight Sun
  19. The House of Blue Lights
  20. I'm Making Believe
  21. It's Been a Long, Long Time
  22. Long Ago (And Far Away)

Disc 3

  1. Come On-A My House
  2. September Song
  3. You're My Thrill
  4. The Best Things in Life Are Free
  5. Trouble in Mind
  6. Sing Song Swing
  7. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons
  8. My Last Affair
  9. Mon Legionnaire
  10. (All of a Sudden) My Heart Sings
  11. Again
  12. What's New?
  13. You're a Sweetheart
  14. Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year
  15. Sugar
  16. Slow Down
  17. I'm Nobody's Baby
  18. I Went to Your Wedding
  19. Cow Cow Boogie
  20. Beware My Heart
  21. Time on My Hands
  22. We'll Meet Again

Album Credits

Technical Credits

Kurt Weill   Composer
Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Lionel Hampton   Composer
Lester Young   Composer
Bob Haggart   Composer
Freddie Slack   Composer
Abe Lyman   Composer
Jimmy McHugh   Composer
Vincent Youmans   Composer
Harold Arlen   Composer
Noël Coward   Composer
Edith Piaf   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Gonzalo Roig   Composer
Vernon Duke   Composer
Pee Wee King   Composer
Harold Rome   Composer
Redd Stewart   Composer
Richard M. Jones   Composer
William Saroyan   Composer
Jerome Kern   Composer
Milton Ager   Composer
Gus Arnheim   Composer
Raymond Asso   Composer
Ross Bagdasarian   Composer
Billy Barnes   Composer
Benny Carter   Composer
William Best   Composer
Billie Holiday   Composer
Lew Brown   Composer
Johnny Burke   Composer
Sonny Burke   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Charles L. Cooke   Composer
Gene DePaul   Composer
Buddy DeSylva   Composer
Redd Evans   Composer
Arthur Freed   Composer
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Mack Gordon   Composer
Johnny Green   Composer
Walter Gross   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
E.Y. "Yip" Harburg   Composer
Lorenz Hart   Composer
Ray Henderson   Composer
Arthur Herzog   Composer
Edward Heyman   Composer
Gordon Kennedy   Composer
Walter Kent   Composer
John Latouche   Composer
Jack Lawrence   Composer
Hugh Martin   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Lionel Newman   Composer
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Cole Porter   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Billy Reid   Composer
Arthur Schwartz   Composer
Jule Styne   Composer
Deek Watson   Composer
Curley Williams   Composer
Stuart Gorrell   Composer
Sam M. Lewis   Composer
Jack Holmes   Composer
Ralph Blane   Composer
Paul Durand   Composer
Marcel Louiguy   Composer
Maxwell Anderson   Composer
Sam Coslow   Composer
Ted Koehler   Composer
Robert Sour   Composer
Harold Adamson   Composer
Frank Eyton   Composer
Maceo Pinkard   Composer
Harry Akst   Composer
Harry Revel   Composer
Bernie Baum   Composer
John Blackburn   Composer
Grant Clarke   Composer
Benny Davis   Composer
Jay Gorney   Composer
Sidney Mitchell   Composer
James V. Monaco   Composer
Marguerite Monnot   Composer
Jessie Mae Robinson   Composer
Abner Silver   Composer
Karl Suessdorf   Composer
Doris Tauber   Composer
William Tracey   Composer
Joan Whitney   Composer
Mack David   Composer
Augustin Rodriguez   Composer
Lester Santly   Composer
Jack Sherr   Composer
Hugh Williams   Composer
Edna Alexander   Composer
Borney Bergantine   Composer
Nat Burton   Composer
Hughie Charles   Composer
Dorcas Cochran   Composer
Henri Contet   Composer
Ted Fetter   Composer
Lloyd Garrett   Composer
Ned Wever   Composer
Alex Kramer   Composer
Henri Herpin   Composer
Stephen Weiss   Composer
Sherman   Composer
Betty Peterson   Composer
Chilton Price   Composer
Haven Johnson   Composer
Ross Parker   Composer

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