Perry Como
The Songs I Love
 
HQV Selekt Digital Private Release
Digitally Re-mixed & Remastered from Original Sources
Limited Distribution 
 
Carnival
~ from the film "Black Orpheus"
Music by Luiz Bonfa and lyrics by Antonio Mariz, 1960
English lyrics by George Weiss, Hugo Peretti and Luigi Creatore ( Hugo & Luigi )
 
When I Lost You
Words and Music by Irving Berlin , 1912
 
( I Left My Heart ) In San Francisco
Music by George Cory and lyrics by Douglas Cross
 
Fly Me to the Moon  ( In Other Words ) Version 1
Words and Music by Bart Howard
 
Days of Wine and Roses
~ from the 1962 film "Days of Wine and Roses"
Music by Henry Mancini and lyrics by Johnny Mercer, 1962
 
This is All I Ask
Words and Music by Gordon Jenkins, 1963
 
I Wanna Be Around Version 1
Words and Music by Johnny Mercer and Sadie Vimmerstedt, 1963
 
( 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"
 
Slightly Out of Tune ( Desafinado )
Music by Antonio Carlos Jobim
with original lyrics by Newton Mendonša, 1962
English lyrics by Jon Hendricks and Jessie Cavanaugh
 
I Wanna Be Around Version 2
Words and Music by Johnny Mercer and Sadie Vimmerstedt, 1963
 
( The ) Songs I Love
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen and lyrics by Sammy Cahn
 
Fly Me to the Moon  ( In Other Words ) Version 2
Words and Music by Bart Howard
 
My Coloring Book
Music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, 1962
 
What Kind of Fool Am I ?
~ from the 1961 Stage Musical "Stop the World I Want to Get Off"
Music by Leslie Bricusse and lyrics by Anthony Newley
 
One More MountainPerry's final recordings with Mitchel Ayres  and Hugo & Luigi
Words and Music by Paul Vance and Eddie Snyder
 
( I Love You ) Don't You Forget ItPerry's final recordings with Mitchel Ayres  and Hugo & Luigi
~ a popular single from May, 1963 with flip side "One More Mountain"
Music by Henry Mancini with lyrics by Al Stillman ,1963
 
Produced by Hugo and Luigi
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra and ( The Ray Charles Singers )
Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Recorded March 18th, 19th, 25th & 26th, 1963
 
Perry's final recordings with Mitchel Ayres  and Hugo & Luigilast recordings with Mitchell Ayres / Hugo & Luigi
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio A, 24th Street, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Recorded May 1st, 1963
 

The Songs I Love ~ original album circa 1963

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Composer Index
A Perry Como Discography 
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First Edition Summer 1992
Second Edition Christmas 1993
Web Page Edition Christmas 1997
25th Anniversary Revision November, 2017
 
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