Original RCA Recording
If There Is Someone
Lovelier Than You
Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
 
~  introduced in the stage musical "Revenge with Music" 
Music by Arthur Schwartz and lyrics by Howard Dietz, 1934
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With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
 
Recorded at Manhattan Center, New York City
Recording Time 2:43
 
Recorded March 11, 1952   ~  Matrix No. E2VB-5573 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-78/45RPM 20/ 47-4529 ( 1952 )
Single Flip Side: "My Heart Stood Still"

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With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Recorded at Manhattan Center, New York City
Recorded March 11, 1952
 
Note: this song was written as part of an original score for the night time radio series
"The Gibson Family" and introduced on the stage by Georges Metaxa in
the musical "Revenge with Music"

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