Mel Tormé

Mel Tormé

Real Name:
Melvin Howard Torma
Profile:
American jazz singer, composer, arranger, pianist, drummer, actor and author.
Worked with : Harry James, Ben Pollack and with his groups (as Mel Tormé and the Mel-Tones).
Best known for co-writing "The Christmas Song" (also known as "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire") with Robert Wells (2).
He was married to Janette Scott from from 1966 to 1977 (divorced), father of James Torme

Born : September 13, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois.
Died : June 05, 1999 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California.
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Mel Tormé Discography

Albums

ESJ-2 Roy Eldridge / Flip Phillips / Eddie Safranski / Al Casey / Specs Powell / Mike Colicchio / Mel Tormé Roy Eldridge / Flip Phillips / Eddie Safranski / Al Casey / Specs Powell / Mike Colicchio / Mel Tormé - Jazz Off The Air (WNEW - 1947), Vol. 1(10", Album, Mono) Esoteric (2) ESJ-2 US 1952 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé It's A Blue World (Album) Bethlehem Records UK 1955 Sell This Version
Mel Torme* Musical Sounds Are The Best Songs (Album) Jasmine Records UK 1956 Sell This Version
4107 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Vocalists: Kitty Kallen, Teddy Walters, Mel Tormé And The Mel-Tones Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Vocalists: Kitty Kallen, Teddy Walters, Mel Tormé And The Mel-Tones - Artie Shaw Plays Cole Porter(10") Allegro (2) 4107 US 1956 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé and The Marty Paich Dek-Tette Mel Tormé and The Marty Paich Dek-Tette - Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette - Mel Tormé And The Marty Paich "Dek-tette" (Album) London Records, London Records, London American Recordings US 1956 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé At The Crescendo (Album) Vogue Coral, Vogue US 1955 Sell This Version
LEM 14301 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Vocalists: Kitty Kallen, Teddy Walters, Mel Tormé And The Mel-Tones Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Vocalists: Kitty Kallen, Teddy Walters, Mel Tormé And The Mel-Tones - Interpretando A Cole Porter(10") MGM Records LEM 14301 Argentina 1956 Sell This Version
4117 Mel Torme* Mel Torme Sings(10", Album) Allegro (2) 4117 US 1956 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé Mel Tormé's California Suite (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé Meets The British (Album) Philips South Africa 1957 Sell This Version
50243 Mel Tormé Mel Torme Sings(LP, Album) Halo 50243 US 1957 Sell This Version
Mel Torme* Prelude To A Kiss (Album) Tops Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé Songs For Any Taste (Album) Parlophone US 1959 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé Tormé (Album) Verve Records UK 1959 Sell This Version
Mel Torme* Swingin' On The Moon (Album) Verve Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé with The Mel-Tones Mel Tormé with The Mel-Tones - Back In Town (Album) His Master's Voice US 1960 Sell This Version
TST 515 Mel Torme* Spotlight On Mel Torme In Love Potions (LP, Album, Mono) Tiara Records TST 515 US 1960 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Orchestra* Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Orchestra* - Swings Shubert Alley (Album) Verve Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Mel Tormé I Dig The Duke - I Dig The Count (Album) Verve Records US 1961 Sell This Version
MG V 2146 Mel Tormé & Margaret Whiting Mel Tormé & Margaret Whiting - Broadway, Right Now!(LP) Verve Records MG V 2146 US 1961 Sell This Version
Mel Torme* .... Marty Paich Mel Torme* .... Marty Paich - Songs Of Love (Album) Hurrah Records (2) US 1962 Sell This Version
Mel Torme* At The Red Hill (Album) Atlantic UK 1962 Sell This Version