We'll Meet Again: The Love Songs of World War II

We'll Meet Again: The Love Songs of World War II

     
 

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A two-disc set of American popular music from 1941 to 1945, We'll Meet Again compiles many of the era's biggest love songs, all informed by the war experience. Performers include Bing Crosby, the Mills Brothers, Benny Goodman and the Ink

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A two-disc set of American popular music from 1941 to 1945, We'll Meet Again compiles many of the era's biggest love songs, all informed by the war experience. Performers include Bing Crosby, the Mills Brothers, Benny Goodman and the Ink Spots.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/05/1994
Label:
Smithsonian Collect.
UPC:
0033251052023
catalogNumber:
100

Tracks

  1. We'll Meet Again  -  Benny Goodman & His Orchestra
  2. The Last Time I Saw Paris  - Tony Martin
  3. Moonglow  -  Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
  4. A Boy in Khaki - A Girl in Lace  - Dinah Shore
  5. As Time Goes By  - Adelaide Hall
  6. Intermezzo  -  Glenn Miller Orchestra
  7. I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes  - Woody Herman
  8. Don't Get Around Much Anymore  -  Ink Spots
  9. Sand in My Shoes  -  Boswell Sisters
  10. I Cover the Waterfront  -  Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
  11. Lili Marlene  - Marlene Dietrich
  12. I Remember You  - Bob Eberly
  13. Moon over Burma  - Dorothy Lamour
  14. Flamingo  - Duke Ellington
  15. I'll Walk Alone  - Mary Martin
  16. White Cliffs of Dover  - Benny Lee
  17. Ma, I Miss Your Apple Pie  -  Jesters
  18. If a Grey-Haired Lady Says "How's Your Father?"  -  Flanagan & Allen
  19. White Christmas  - Vera Lynn
  20. You'll Never Know  - Dick Haymes
  21. Goodnight, Wherever You Are  - Helen Claire
  22. When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano  -  Glenn Miller Orchestra
  23. Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat  -  Ink Spots
  24. A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square  - Anne Shelton
  25. I'll Get by (As Long as I Have You)  -  Woody Herman & His Orchestra
  26. I Don't Want to Walk Without You  - Betty Jane Rhodes
  27. San Antonio Rose  - Bob Crosby
  28. Star Eyes  - Stéphane Grappelli
  29. Moonlight on the Ganges  -  Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  30. Time Was  - Xavier Cugat
  31. A Little on the Lonely Side  - Frankie Carle
  32. Love of My Life  - Anita Boyer
  33. I'll Never Smile Again  -  Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  34. We'll Gather Lilacs in the Spring  -  Jack Payne & His BBC Dance Orchestra
  35. When They Sound the Last "All Clear"  - Benny Lee
  36. The Nearness of You  - Dinah Shore
  37. One Dozen Roses  -  Boswell Sisters
  38. I Met Her on Monday  -  Mills Brothers
  39. My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time  -  Brown
  40. Sentimental Journey  -  Merry Macs
  41. It's Been a Long, Long Time  -  Paul
  42. I'll Be Seeing You  -  Savoy Hotel Orpheans

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Boswell Sisters   Track Performer
Bing Crosby   Vocals,Track Performer
Doris Day   Vocals,Track Performer
Marlene Dietrich   Vocals,Track Performer
Peggy Lee   Vocals,Track Performer
Mills Brothers   Track Performer
Pied Pipers   Vocals,Track Performer
Dinah Shore   Vocals,Track Performer
Frank Sinatra   Vocals,Track Performer
Jesters   Track Performer
Paul   Track Performer
Brown   Track Performer
Bob Crosby   Track Performer
Xavier Cugat   Track Performer
Benny Goodman   Track Performer
Stéphane Grappelli   Violin,Track Performer
Woody Herman   Vocals,Track Performer
Artie Shaw   Track Performer
George Shearing   Piano
Connee Boswell   Vocals,Track Performer
Adelaide Hall   Vocals,Track Performer
Herb Jeffries   Vocals,Track Performer
Frankie Carle   Track Performer
Ray Eberle   Track Performer
Carroll Gibbons   Track Performer
Dick Haymes   Vocals,Track Performer
Ink Spots   Track Performer
Mary Martin   Vocals,Track Performer
Tony Martin   Vocals,Track Performer
Dorothy Lamour   Vocals,Track Performer
Vera Lynn   Vocals,Track Performer
Flanagan & Allen   Track Performer
Tex Beneke   Tenor Saxophone
Carmen Castillo   Vocals
Jimmy Dorsey   Track Performer
Tommy Dorsey   Track Performer
Duke Ellington   Track Performer
Dave Fullerton   Drums
Glenn Miller   Track Performer
Billy Strayhorn   Piano
Noel "Chappie" d'Amato   Guitar
Andy Secrest   Clarinet
Anne Shelton   Vocals,Track Performer
Bob Eberly   Vocals,Track Performer
Merry Macs   Track Performer
Lew Stone   Track Performer
Artie Shaw & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Glenn Miller Orchestra   Track Performer
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Woody Herman & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Anita Boyer   Vocals,Track Performer
Chappie Damato   Guitar
Julie Dawn   Vocals,Track Performer
Joe Deniz   Guitar
Savoy Hotel Orpheans   Track Performer
Tommy Bromley   Baritone Saxophone
Helen Claire   Vocals
Betty Jane Rhodes   Vocals

Technical Credits

Mills Brothers   Contributor
Jesters   Contributor
Paul   Contributor
Brown   Contributor
Xavier Cugat   Contributor
Benny Goodman   Contributor
Stéphane Grappelli   Contributor
Woody Herman   Contributor
Artie Shaw   Contributor
Frankie Carle   Contributor
Carroll Gibbons   Contributor
Ink Spots   Contributor
Flanagan & Allen   Contributor
Frank Loesser   Composer
Lou Bring   Director
A.P. Carter   Composer
Jimmy Dorsey   Contributor
Tommy Dorsey   Contributor
Duke Ellington   Contributor
Bill Finegan   Arranger
Harry Sosnik   Director
Glenn Miller   Contributor
Newman   Composer
Bob Russell   Composer
Paul Weston & His Orchestra   Director
Allie Wrubel   Composer
Victor Young   Director
Jack Payne   Contributor
Merry Macs   Contributor
Lew Stone   Contributor
Bert Ambrose & His Orchestra   Contributor
Bob Crosby & His Orchestra   Contributor
Mantovani Orchestra   Contributor
Norbert Schultze   Composer
Robert Bamberger   Liner Notes
Frederick Hollander   Composer
Gabriel Luna   Composer
Don Marcotte   Composer
Miguel Prado   Composer
Ross Parker   Composer
Heinz Provost   Composer
Herman Hupfeld   Composer

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