Magic Moments

Music by Burt Bacharach and lyrics by Hal David , 1958
Famous Music Corp. & Casa David Music Co.
 
Arranged by Joe Reisman and Produced by Joe Carlton
With Mitchell Ayres Orchestra and the Ray Charles Singers
 
Recorded at Studio A, New York City  
Recorded December 3, 1957
 

Original and label approved sources:

All Time Greatest Hits   ( BMG ) 

Como's Golden Records   ( RCA Original Release ) RCA Victor original release 1958 

Greatest Hits  ( BMG 2 CD 1999 ) 

Juke Box Baby  ( Bear Family Compilation ) 2006

Legendary Singers   ( TIME-LIFE 1988 ) PURE MONO 

Perry Como S.O.S.  ( Collector's Items ) HQV Selekt Digital Private Release

Perry Como   ( BMG JAPAN  )  1994

Platinum & Gold Collection  ( BMG HERITAGE / ARISTA 2003 )
Reader's Digest UK 14 Track Disc  ( 1 CD ) ( 1990 ) 
Reader's Digest Legendary Performers Series  ( 2 CD ) ( 1994 )
Reader's Digest UK Box Set  ( 3 CD ) ( 1998 ) 
Reader's Digest US/CANADA Box Set  ( 3 CD ) ( 1999 ) 

Saturday Night with Mr. C. HQV Selekt Digital Private Release

Song Box: Million Sellers   ( BMG JAPAN 5 DISC SET )  1993 PURE MONO
Yesterday & Today  A Celebration in Song ( BMG 3 CD BOX ) ( 1993 ) 
Your Hit Parade: 1958   ( TIME-LIFE MUSIC )  1990 PURE MONO
The Best of Perry Como / Magic Moments   ( COLLECTABLES 2004 )

Unconfirmed and public domain sources:
16 Most Requested Songs ( BMG Australia 1995  )  
20 Greatest Hits Vol. 1 
32 Greatest Hits  ( CéDé INTL ) SOURCES UNIDENTIFIED
36 All-Time Greatest Hits   ( 3 CD BOX ) UNVERIFIED SOURCES
A Classic Collection  ( 2 CD ) 
( The ) Best of Perry Como ~ ELECTRONIC STEREO 
( The ) Best of Perry Como  ( BMG RECORDS UK ) ( 1996 ) BMG UK SOURCES
( The ) Best of Perry Como  ( BMG CAMDEN UK 2003 ) 
Born To Be a Hit  ( BMG AUSTRALIA BOX SET 4 DISCS ) 1995
By Special Request  ( Heartland Music ) 1991
Catch a Falling Star   ( Armoury / Bellaphon ) 2002 Release
Catch a Falling Star   ( Bellaphon ) 
Catch a Falling Star   ( Germany ) 
( The ) Collection  ( CASTLE ) ( 1988 ) ENHANCED MONO BMG UK SOURCES
( The ) Collection  ( BMG UK ) Produced for Marks and Spencer, 2001
( The ) Definitive Collection  ( CAMDEN UK ) ( 1999 ) UK SOURCES  
( The ) Essential Perry Como  ( ZOMBA RECORDS UK  ) ( 2003 ) BMG UK SOURCES
For the Good Times  ( BMG AUSTRALIA ) 
Gold ~ Greatest Hits  ( RCA RECORDS UK 2001 ) UK SOURCES NOT VERIFIED
Greatest Hits  ( BMG AUSTRALIA ) ( 1987 ) BMG UK SOURCES ( UNVERIFIED )
Het Beste Van Perry Como  ( 1990 ) HOLLAND - SOURCE UNKNOWN 
His Best Loved Hits  ( 1999 ) SOURCE UNKNOWN 
I Grandi Successi Originali  ( BMG ITALY ) 2002 ~ UNKNOWN SOURCES
Legendary Perry Como  ( BMG AUSTRALIA BOX SET 3 DISCS ) 2000
Legendary Singers  ( TIME LIFE ) 30 Track CD
( The ) Living Legend  ( RCA UK FULL-PRICE  ) ( 1992 ) UK SOURCES
Love Songs   ( BMG MEXICO 2003 ) SOURCES UNKNOWN
Magic Moments  ( JOKER ) ( 1987 ) ENHANCED MONO SOURCES UNVERIFIED
Magic Moments  ( PICKWICK UK LOW-LINE ) ( 1992 ) SOURCES UNKNOWN
( The ) Masters  ( EAGLE ROCK ) ( 1997 ) UK SOURCES
My Greatest Songs  ( BMG AUSTRALIA ) 1992 ~ UNKNOWN SOURCES
Softly  ( BMG AUSTRALIA ) 1995 ~ UNKNOWN SOURCES
Starlite Collection  ( Sarabandas ) ( 1991 )
Ultimate Collection  VOL. 1 ( BMG NEW ZEALAND TUC-009 ) 2001
( The ) Ultimate Collection  ( BMG AUSTRALIA  2 CD 1998 ) FAKE STEREO
( The ) Very Best of  Perry Como  ( BMG UK  ) ( 2004 ) BMG UK SOURCES

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