When I Lost You

Words and Music by Irving Berlin , 1912
 
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
Produced by Hugo & Luigi
 
Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Recording Time 2:55
 
Recorded March 18, 1963    Matrix No. PHA1-3737 Take 1
Lyrics
Jukebox 33 issue: Victor VP-2708 Stereo ( PHLS-2594 )
Flip Side: "Hawaiian Wedding Song"  ( Dynagroove )
 
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "The Songs I Love" LSP-2708 STEREO 1963
 
The Songs I Love ~ RCA Victor1963When I Lost You / Hawaiian Wedding Song
 
Notes: ~ 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.

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