The Longines Symphonette, The Singing Choraliers ‎– Those Wonderful Years

6 × Vinyl, LP, Stereo
Box Set

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A1 Begin The Beguine
Written-By – Porter*
A2 Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
Lyrics By – Hammerstein II*Music By – Romberg*Written By – Hammerstein II & Romberg
A3a Peg O' My Heart
Lyrics By – Bryan*Music By – Fisher*Written By – Bryan & Fisher
A3b Madelon
Lyrics By – Bryon*Music By – Robert*Written By – Bryon & Robert
A3c K-K-K-Katy
Written-By – O'Hara*
A4a Sleepy Time Gal
Lyrics By – Alden*, Egan*Written By – Alden & Egan
A4b Umbrella Man
Lyrics By – Cavanaugh*Music By – Rose*, Stock*Written By – Cavanaugh, Rose & Stock
A4c How Many Hearts Have You Broken
Written-By – Kaufman*
A5 The High And The Mighty
Lyrics By – Washington*Music By – Tiomkin*Written By – Washington & Tiomkin
B1 Embraceable You
Written By – Gershwin & GershwinWritten-By – George & Ira Gershwin
B2 The Continental
Lyrics By – Magidson*Music By – Conrad*Written By – Magidson & Conrad
B3 Just One Of Those Things
Written-By – Porter*
B4 High Noon
Lyrics By – Washington*Music By – Tiomkin*Written By – Washington & Tiomkin
B5 South American Way
Written By – Carreno
C1 El Relicario (My Toreador)
Lyrics By – Duncan*Music By – Padilla*Written By – Duncan & Padilla
C2 La Vie En Rose
Lyrics By – Pias*Music By – LouiguyWritten By – Louiguy & Pias
C3a When It's Springtime In The Rockies
Written By – Woolsey, Taggart & SauerWritten-By – Woolsey*, Taggart*, Sauer*
C3b Don't Fence Me In
Written-By – Cole Porter
C3c Gal In Calico
Lyrics By – Robbin*Music By – Schwartz*Written By – Schwartz & Robbin
C4 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Lyrics By – Russell*Music By – Ellington*Written By – Russell & Ellington
C5 Lady In Red
Lyrics By – Dickson*Music By – Wrubel*Written By – Wrubel & Dickson
D1a Charleston
Lyrics By – Mack*Music By – Johnson*Written By – Mack & Johnson
D1b Black Bottom
Lyrics By – DeSylva*, Brown*Music By – Henderson*Written By – DeSylva, Brown & Henderson
D1c Stompin' At The Savoy
Arranged By – Goodman*, Webb*Composed By – Sampson*Written By – Goodman, Webb & Sampson
D2 Autumn Nocturne
Lyrics By – Gannon*Music By – Meyow*Written By – Meyow & Gannon
D3 Secret Love
Lyrics By – Webster*Music By – Fain*Written By – Webster, Fain & Heyman
D4 Body And Soul
Lyrics By – Eyton*, Sour*Music By – Green*Written By – Sour, Eyton & Green
D5a Sing Something Simple
Written-By – Hupfeld*
D5b Lady Play Your Mandolin
Lyrics By – Caesar*Music By – Levant*Written By – Caesar & Levant
E1 Swanee
Lyrics By – Caesar*Music By – Gershwin*Written By – Caesar & Gershwin
E2 More Than You Know
Lyrics By – Rose*, Eliscu*Music By – Youmans*Written By – Rose, Eliscu & Youmans
E3 You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
Lyrics By – Mercer*Music By – Warren*Written By – Mercer & Warren
E4a Cherie, I Love You
Written-By – Goodman*
E4b Love Sends A Little Gift Of Roses
Lyrics By – Cooke*Music By – Openshaw*Written By – Cooke & Openshaw
E4c Wild Flower
Lyrics By – Harbach*, Hammerstein II*Music By – Youmans*, Stothart*Written By – Harbach, Hammerstein II, Youmans & Stothart
E5 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Lyrics By – Gordon*Music By – Warren*Written By – Gordon & Warren
F1 What Is This Thing Called Love
Written-By – Porter*
F2 Time On My Hands
Lyrics By – Adamson*, Gordon*Music By – Youmans*Written By – Adamson, Gordon & Youmans
F3a Over There
Written-By – Cohan*
F3b Where Do We Go From Here
Written By – Johnson & WenrichWritten-By – Johnson*, Wenrich*
F3c Good-Bye, Broadway, Hello France
Lyrics By – Reisner*, Davis*Music By – Baskette*Written By – Reisner, Davies & Baskette
F4 Indian Summer
Written-By – Herbert*
F5 Jalousie (Jealousy)
Written By – Gade & PaulWritten-By – Gade*
G1 Fascinating Rhythm
Written-By – Gershwin & Gershwin*
G2 If There Is Someone Lovelier Than You
Written-By – Dietz & Schwartz*
G3a Rose Marie
Lyrics By – Harbach*, Hammerstein II*Music By – Friml*Written By – Harbach, Hammerstein II, Friml
G3b Indian Love Call
Lyrics By – Harbach*, Hammerstein II*Music By – Friml*Written By – Harbach, Hammerstein II, Friml
G4a Sweet And Lovely
Lyrics By – Tobias*Written By – Arnheim, Tobias & LemareWritten-By – Arnheim*, Lemare*
G4b I'll See You In My Dreams
Lyrics By – Kahn*Music By – Jones*Written By – Kahn & Jones
G5 How The West Was Won
Written By – Neuman & DarbyWritten-By – Neuman*, Darby*
H1 Lullaby Of Broadway
Lyrics By – Dubin*Music By – Warren*Written By – Dublin & Warren
H2a Stumbling
Written-By – Confrey*
H2b Runnin' Wild
Lyrics By – Gray*Music By – Wood*, Gibbs*Written By – Grey, Wood & Gibbs
H3 It's Magic
Written-By – Cahn & Styne*
H4a Gee, But Your Swell
Written By – Baer & TobiasWritten-By – Baer*, Tobias*
H4b Thinking Of You
Lyrics By – Kalmar*Music By – Ruby*Written By – Ruby & Kalmar
H5 Night And Day
Written-By – Porter*
I1 Love Is The Sweetest Thing
Written-By – Noble*
I2 La Seine
Lyrics By – Holt*, Roberts*, Monod*Written By – Lapage, Holt, Roberts & MonodWritten-By – Lapage*
I3 My Reverie
Lyrics By – Clinton*
I4a Brother Can You Spare A Dime
Lyrics By – Harburg*Music By – Gorney*Written By – Harburg & Gorney
I4b Laugh, Clown, Laugh
Lyrics By – Lewis*, Young*Music By – Fiorito*Written By – Lewis, Young & Fiorito
I4c That Old Feeling
Lyrics By – Brown*Music By – Fain*Written By – Brown & Fain
I5 Teddy Bear's Picnic
Written-By – Traditional
J1 When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano
Written-By – Rene*
J2 Katsumi Love Theme
Composed By – Waxman*
J3 April In Paris
Lyrics By – Harburg*Music By – Duke*Written By – Harburg & Duke
J4a Isn't It Heavenly
Lyrics By – Harburg*Music By – Meyer*Written By – Harburg & Meyer
J4b Deep Night
Lyrics By – Rudy ValleeMusic By – Henderson*Written By – Valee & Henderson
J4c For You
Lyrics By – Dubin*Music By – Burke*Written By – Burke & Dubin
J5 Blue Moon
Written-By – Rodgers & Hart
K1 Mack The Knife
Lyrics By – Blitzstein*Written By – Blitzstein & WeillWritten-By – Weill*
K2a Vieni, Vieni
Lyrics By – Valee*Written By – Valee & ScottoWritten-By – Scotto*
K2b The Love Nest
Lyrics By – Harbach*Music By – Hirsch*Written By – Harbach & Hirsch
K3 I Get A Kick Out Of You
Written-By – Porter*
K4a A Little On The Lonely Side
Written By – Robertson, Cavanaugh & WeldonWritten-By – Robertson*, Cavanaugh*, Weldon*
K4b Deep In A Dream
Lyrics By – Delange*Music By – Van Heusen*Written By – Van Heusen & Delange
K5 The Second Time Around
Written-By – Van Heusen & Cahn*
L1 Blues In The Night
Lyrics By – Mercer*Music By – Arlen*Written By – Mercer & Arlen
L2a So Help Me
Lyrics By – Van Heusen*Music By – Delange*Written By – Delange & Van Heusen
L2b They Say
Lyrics By – Heyman*Music By – Paul Mann, Weiss*Written By – Heyman, Munn & Weiss
L3a Wonderful One
Lyrics By – Terris*Music By – Whiteman*, Grofe*Written By – Terris, Whiteman & Grofe
L3b Some Sunday Morning
Lyrics By – Koehler*Music By – Jerome*, Heindorf*Written By – Koehler, Jerome & Heindorf
L4 Tickle Toe
Lyrics By – Harbach*Music By – Hirsch*Written By – Harbach & Hirsch
L5 Tea For Two
Lyrics By – Caesar*Music By – Youmans*Written By – Caesar & Youmans


Track A3b - English lyrics by Alfred Bryan (spelled Bryon on label) also known as "I'll Be True to the Whole Regiment"; Original "Quand Madelon One Step" or "La Madelon" with lyrics (in French) by Louis Bousquet
Track A4a - Credits only for lyricists, Music was by Ange Lorenzo and Richard A. Whiting
Track A4c - Marty Symes wrote the Lyrics (uncredited)
Track B5 - Music by Jimmy McHugh, Lyrics by Al Dubin
Track C2 - Credits should be 'Louiguy & Piaf' and should include Lyrics By Marguerite Monnot
Track C3c - Lyricist Leo Robin is 'Robbin' on release
Track C5 - Lyricist Mort Dixon is 'Dickson' on the release
Track D1c - Lyrics By Andy Razaf
Track D2 - Composer Josef Myrow is 'Meyow' on the release
Track D3 - Edward Heyman credit is incorrect and should have been included on Track D4
Track D4 - Lyrics also by Edward Heyman
Track F5 - Credit 'Paul' is incorrect and may be a reference to Paul Weston whose orchestra accompanied the 1951 Frankie Laine recording; English Lyrics by Vera Bloom (uncredited)
Track G5 - Composer Alfred Newman is 'Neuman' on the release
Track I2 - Composer Guy LaFarge is 'Lapage' on the release
Track I3 - Based on Reverie - Composed by Claude Debussy
Track I4b - Based on music from the opera 'I Pagliacci' by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Track I5 - Music by John W. Bratton, Lyrics by Jimmy Kennedy
Track L3a - Also known as 'My Wonderful One'

The release title, Those Wonderful Years, underlines the word 'Wonderful' wherever it is printed.
Includes booklet.
Liner notes on The Longines Symphonette, The Singing Choraliers - The Golden Twenties reference various tracks on this release as examples of music from the 1920s
Liner notes on The Longines Symphonette, The Singing Choraliers - The Nostalgic Thirties reference various tracks on this release as examples of music from the 1930s

Release ships with 'Gold Medal Recording' paper record sleeves. There is no catalog number on the slipcase.

Purchase of this release from the Longines Symphonette Catalog entitled the purchaser to the Free Bonus Album The Longines Symphonette - Dixieland Jazz From The Terrific Twenties

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