Original RCA Recording

With a Song In My Heart ~ 1948 RCA VersionPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

~ from the 1948 M-G-M film "Words and Music"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Lorenz Hart
With Chorus and Orchestra directed by Henri René
Produced by Charles Grean and J. Burgess
Recorded at NBC Studio 3, New York City
Recording Time 2:11
Recorded December 23, 1948   ~   Matrix No. D8VB-4081 Take 1 - 1A
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-3329-B
Single release: RCA-45RPM-47-3329-B
Single Flip Side: "Blue Room"
A Sentimental Date With Perry Como

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Notes: ~ introduced by John Hundley and Lillian Taiz in the 1929 Stage musical
"Spring is Here" and sung in the 1930 Hollywood musical version by by Bernice
Claire and Frank Albertson; in a two-reel version of the film re-titled "Yours Sincerely"
in 1933, part of the "Broadway Brevities" series, starring Lanny Ross; it was sung in the
1944 Hollywood musical "This Is the Life" by Donald O'Connor and Susanna Foster,
and in 1948 by Perry Como in the Rodgers and Hart biography and Hollywood musical
"Words and Music"; it was also heard in the 1950 Hollywood musical "Young Man with a Horn"
and sung by Dennis Morgan and Lucille Norman in the 1951 Hollywood musical
"Painting the Clouds with Sunshine" and as the title song in the Jane Froman story,
the 1952 Hollywood musical "With a Song in My Heart" sung by Froman
on the soundtrack for Susan Hayward.

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