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
HA-N 2016 Mel Tormé It's A Blue World (Album) Bethlehem Records HA-N 2016 UK 1955 Sell This Version
LVA 9032 Mel Torme* Musical Sounds Are The Best Songs (Album) Jasmine Records LVA 9032 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
BCP-6013 Mel Tormé and The Marty Paich Dek-Tette Mel Tormé and The Marty Paich Dek-Tette - Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-6013 US 1956 Sell This Version
EXLP 1 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 EXLP 1 US 1956 Sell This Version
BCP 52 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 BCP 52 US 1956 Sell This Version
CRL 57012 Mel Tormé At The Crescendo (Album) Vogue Coral, Vogue CRL 57012 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
BCP-6020 Mel Tormé Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-6020 US 1957 Sell This Version
BCP-6016 Mel Tormé Mel Tormé's California Suite (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-6016 US 1957 Sell This Version
PSK 3022 Mel Tormé Meets The British (Album) Philips PSK 3022 South Africa 1957 Sell This Version
50243 Mel Tormé Mel Torme Sings(LP, Album) Halo 50243 US 1957 Sell This Version
L 1615 Mel Torme* Prelude To A Kiss (Album) Tops Records L 1615 US 1958 Sell This Version
BCP 6031 Mel Tormé Songs For Any Taste (Album) Parlophone BCP 6031 US 1959 Sell This Version
CLP 1238 Mel Tormé Tormé (Album) Verve Records CLP 1238 UK 1959 Sell This Version
MG VS-62144 Mel Torme* Swingin' On The Moon (Album) Verve Records MG VS-62144 US 1960 Sell This Version
MG VS 6063, MVS 2675 Mel Tormé with The Mel-Tones Mel Tormé with The Mel-Tones - Back In Town (Album) His Master's Voice MG VS 6063, MVS 2675 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
MG VS-6146 Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Orchestra* Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Orchestra* - Swings Shubert Alley (Album) Verve Records MG VS-6146 US 1960 Sell This Version
V-8491 Mel Tormé I Dig The Duke - I Dig The Count (Album) Verve Records V-8491 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
HS-1004 Mel Torme* .... Marty Paich Mel Torme* .... Marty Paich - Songs Of Love (Album) Hurrah Records (2) HS-1004 US 1962 Sell This Version
HAK.8021 Mel Torme* At The Red Hill (Album) Atlantic HAK.8021 UK 1962 Sell This Version