Moon Talk

Words and Music by Al Hoffman and Dick ManningPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
Roncom Music Company
Arranged and Produced by Joe Reisman
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
and The Ray Charles Singers
Recorded in RCA Victor Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Final Recording Time 2:32
Recorded March 4th, 1958   ~   Matrix No. J2PB-1865 Take 1 +
Recorded March 6th, 1958   ~ Matrix No. J2PB-1865 Take 22 ~
March 6, 1958 
A&R Joe Reisman
Leader: Mitchell Ayres
Contractor: Henry "Hank" Ross
Sax ~ Harry Terrill
Sax ~ Bernard Kaufman
Sax ~ Abraham Richman
Sax ~ Stanley Webb 
Sax ~ Philip Zolkind 
Violin ~ Sylvan Shulman 
Violin ~ Raoul Poliakin 
Violin ~ Jack Zayde 
Violin ~ Tosha Samaroff 
Violin ~ Mac Ceppos 
Violin ~ Felix Orlewitz  
Violin ~ Max Hollander 
Violin ~ Harry Melnikoff 
Violin ~ Samuel Rand 
Violin ~ Harry Glickman 
Violin ~ Fred Buldrini 
Violin ~ Maurice Hershaft 
Viola ~ Isadore Zir 
Viola ~ Howard Kay 
Viola ~ Leon Frengut 
Cello ~ Maurice Brown 
Cello ~ Lucien Schmit 
Cello ~ Harvey Shapiro
Piano ~ Henry Rowland
Guitar ~ Anthony Mottola
Guitar ~ Danny Perri 
Drums ~ Don Lamond 
Drums ~ Philip Kraus
Drums ~ Jack Saunders
Bass ~ Robert Haggart
Harp ~ Gloria Agostini
Organ ~ Mel Wechsler
Contractor: Ray Charles
Alan Sokoloff 
James Stuart 
James Tushar 
Warren Hayes 
Robert Harris 
James Stover 
Robert Spiro
Herbert Davidson 
Robert Hartman 
David Vogel 
Leonard Stea 
Lee Book 
Single release: RCA-45RPM-47-7274
Flip Side" "Beats There a Heart So True"
US Chart Position No. 28
UK Single release: RCA-78RPM-1071 ( September 1958 )
Single Flip Side: "Beats There a Heart So True "
UK Chart Position No. 17
Philippines Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-7274
Single Flip Side: "Beats There a Heart So True"
Stereo Single release: RCA-45RPM-61-7274 ( same flip side )
Album issue: Camden-LP12 "Love Makes the World Go Round" CAS-805 ELECTRONIC STEREO 1964
Love Makes the World Go 'Round ~ 1964

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