Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Collection
 
PICKWICK INTERNATIONAL PDA-011
ELECTRONICALLY REPROCESSED STEREO
ASSEMBLED IN 1979
 
Romantic Songs
~ from the Como Collection

        Side One

Kiss Me And Kiss Me And Kiss Me ( Tre Volte Baciami )originally recorded in real stereo
~  a popular  single for Perry from January, 1959, and flip side to "Tomboy"
Original music by Luciano Beretta with Italian lyrics by Arturo Casadei
English lyrics Al Hoffman and Dick Manning
 
Here's To My Lady
~  a popular  single for Perry from September, 1951, and flip side to "If Wishes Were Kisses"
Music by Rube Bloom and lyrics by Johnny Mercer, 1951
 
You'll Always Be My Lifetime Sweetheart
~  a popular single for Perry from January, 1955, and flip side to "Ko-Ko-Mo ( I Love You So )"
Music by Robert "Bobby" Day with lyrics by Johnny Burke ( under the pseudonym K.C. Rogan )
Arranged by Joe Reisman
 
Carolina Moon
~ recorded in July, 1947, and released as a flip side to "Haunted Heart" in 1948
also included within one of Perry's first album compilations "A Sentimental Date"
Music by Joe Burke and lyrics by Benny Davis , 1929
 
Somebody Loves Me
~ recorded in June, 1956, and released within Perry's 1957 album "We Get Letters"
this song was featured in the 1955 film "Pete Kelly's Blues"
Music by George Gershwin and lyrics by Ballard MacDonald and B.G. DeSylva, 1924

        Side Two

Juke Box Baby
~  a popular double charted single for Perry from February, 1956, and flip side to "Hot Diggity ( Dog Ziggity Boom )"
Music by Joe Sherman and lyrics Noel Sherman, 1956
Arranged by Joe Reisman
 
Mandolins In The Moonlightoriginally recorded in real stereo
~  a popular double charted single for Perry from September, 1958, and flip side to "Love Makes The World Go 'Round"
Words and Music by George Weiss and Aaron Schroeder
Arranged by Joe Reisman
 
I Knowreal stereo~ real stereo
~  a popular charted single for Perry from May, 1959, with flip side "You Are In Love"
Words and Music by Carl Stutz and Edith Lindeman
 
Island of Forgotten Loversreal stereo~ real stereo
~  a popular flip side from Perry's 1962 single "Caterina"
Words and Music by Dick Manning and Kay Twomey
 
That Old Gang of Mine
~  a single release from January, 1951, with flip side "I Found a Million Dollar Baby ( In a Five and Ten Cent Store ) "
featured in the Stage musical "Ziegfield Follies of 1923"
Music by Ray Henderson and lyrics by Billy Rose and Mort Dixon
 
originally recorded in real stereo~ released here in real stereo
originally recorded in real stereo~ recorded in real stereo but released here in simulated stereo from monaural

        Side Three

The Sweetest Sounds
~ from the Stage musical "No Strings"
Words and Music by Richard Rodgers, 1962
 
My Favorite Things
~ from "The Sound of Music" 1959, 1965
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
 
Fly Me to the Moon  ( In Other Words )
Words and Music by Bart Howard
 
I'll Remember April
~ from the 1942 Western Musical Comedy "Ride 'em Cowboy"
Music by Gene DePaul and lyrics by Patricia Johnston, and Don Raye
 
( The ) Hawaiian Wedding Song ( Ke Kali Nei Au )
Music by Charles E. King
with English lyrics by Al Hoffman and Dick Manning, 1959
Original written in 1926 by Charles E. King
with Hawaiian words and title "Ke Kali Nei Au"
 
In The Still of The Nightoriginally recorded for monaural only
~ from the 1937 Hollywood musical "Rosalie"
Words and Music by Cole Porter

        Side Four

Sunrise Sunset ( from the Broadway and musical production "Fiddler on the Roof" )
Music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
 
This is All I Ask
Words and Music by Gordon Jenkins, 1963
 
When I Lost You
~ This song was composed the year Mr. Como was born. Irving Berlin wrote this ballad after the death of his young bride, who died shortly after their honeymoon. It had a tremendous sheet music sale and remains one of Berlin's most moving songs.
Words and Music by Irving Berlin , 1912
 
The Songs I Love
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen and lyrics by Sammy Cahn
 
( The ) Shadow of Your Smile  ( Love theme from "The Sandpiper" ) 
Music by Johnny Mandel with lyrics by Paul Francis Webster, 1965
Arranged by Torrie Zito
 
We Kiss In A Shadoworiginally recorded for monaural only
~ from the 1951 Stage musical "The King and I"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
 
All tracks in original stereo except as noted
originally recorded in real stereo~ released here in simulated stereo from monaural
 
Somebody Loves MeFly Me to the Moon

 

| Front Cover | Back Cover | Insert | Label 1 | Label 2 | Label 3 | Label 4 | Notes |

 
Assembled from 2 previously released RCA Camden / Pickwick compilations
Compiled in 1979 by RCA LTD (UK) for ~ 
Pickwick International Inc. (GB) Ltd 
Victoria Works, Edgeware Road, London, England

UK albums based on 2 previously released RCA Camden ( US ) compilations
"Somebody Loves Me"
RCA CAMDEN CAL / CAS-858 (e) 1965
"The Sweetest Sounds"
RCA CAMDEN ACL1-0444 1974

An RCA Victor Statement About RCA Camden Records

ABOUT ELECTRONIC STEREO ( RCA CAMDEN )

This record has been electronically reprocessed for stereo from the original monaural version. Although it is not up to RCA Camden's current standards for new stereo recordings, it has been re-issued in this electronically reprocessed stereo version in response to public demand.

IMPORTANT! RCA Camden's monophonic records can be played on stereophonic phonographs. RCA Camden's electronically reprocessed records with two-channel stereophonic characteristics (Stereo/Electronically Reprocessed) must be played on phonographs equipped for stereophonic reproduction. 

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