SummertimePerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Introduced by Abbie Mitchell in the musical production "Porgy and Bess"
Music by George Gershwin  
with lyrics by Ira Gershwin and  Du Bose Heyward , 1935
 
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
and Sally Sweetland
 
Recorded at Manhattan Center, New York City
Recording time 3:32
 
Recorded March 11, 1952   ~  Matrix No. E2VB-5575 Take 1 - 1A
Lyrics
SESSION MUSICIANS
March 11, 1952 
A&R Production Hugo Winterhalter
 
Orchestra
 
Leader: Mitchell Ayres
Contractor: Henry "Hank" Ross
 
Sax ~ Harry Terrill
Sax ~ Bernard Kaufman
Sax ~ Philip Zolkind
Sax ~ Stanley Webb
 
Trumpet ~ Melven Solomon 
Trumpet ~ James Maxwell 
Trumpet ~ James Milazzo 
 
Violin ~ Sylvan Shulman 
Violin ~ Zelly Smirnoff 
Violin ~ Mac Ceppos 
Violin ~ Raoul Poliakin 
Violin ~ Felix Orlewitz 
Violin ~ Maurice Hershaft 
Violin ~ Arnold Eidus 
Violin ~ Harry Melnikoff 
 
Trombone ~ L. McGarity 
Trombone ~ John D'agostino 
 
Viola ~ Isadore Zir 
Viola ~ Howard Kay 
 
Cello ~ Maurice Brown 
Cello ~ Abram Borodkin 
 
Piano ~ Henry Rowland
 
Guitar ~ Danny Perri 
 
Drums ~ Terry Snyder 
 
Bass ~ Robert Haggart 
 
Single issue: RCA-45RPM 47-4530 ( 1952 )
Single Flip Side: "While We're Young"
 
Album issue: RCA-LP10 "TV Favorites" LPM-3013 MONO ASSEMBLED MARCH 1952
 
TV Favorites ~ Original Album 1952

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