Mel Tormé

Real Name:
Melvin Howard Torma
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American jazz singer, composer, arranger, pianist, drummer, actor and author.
Born: 13 September 1925 in Chicago, IL - died: 5 June 1999 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA.
He worked with Harry James (2), Ben Pollack and with his own group The Mel-Tones. He is perhaps 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 1966 to 1977 (divorced), both parents of James Torme.
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none Toni Home Permanent Presents Mel Tormé Toni Home Permanent Presents "Tormé Time"(2xShellac, 10", Album) Musicraft none US 1947 Sell This Version
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S-8 The Velvet Fog — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé The Velvet Fog(3xShellac, 10", Album) Musicraft S-8 US 1948 Sell This Version
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P-200 Sings His Own California Suite — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Sings His Own California Suite (Album) Capitol Records P-200 US 1950 Sell This Version
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E 552 Mel Torme Sings — Mel Tormé Mel Torme* Mel Torme Sings (Album) MGM Records E 552 US 1951 Sell This Version
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ESJ-2 Jazz Off The Air (WNEW - 1947), Vol. 1 — Mel Tormé 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 (Album) Esoteric (2) ESJ-2 US 1952 Sell This Version
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CRL 57012 Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo (Album) Coral CRL 57012 US 1955 Sell This Version
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BCP-34 It's A Blue World — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé It's A Blue World (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-34 Canada 1955 Sell This Version
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LVA 9032 Musical Sounds Are The Best Songs — Mel Tormé Mel Torme* Musical Sounds Are The Best Songs (Album) Coral LVA 9032 UK 1956 Sell This Version
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BCP-6013 Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire — Mel Tormé 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
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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 - Artie Shaw Plays Cole Porter MGM Records LEM 14301 Argentina 1956 Sell This Version
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EXLP 1, EXLP-1 George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess — Mel Tormé 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, Bethlehem Records EXLP 1, EXLP-1 US 1956 Sell This Version
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BCP 52 Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette - Mel Tormé With The Marty Paich Dek-Tette (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP 52 Canada 1956 Sell This Version
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4117 Mel Torme Sings — Mel Tormé Mel Torme* Mel Torme Sings(10", Album) Allegro Elite 4117 US 1956 Sell This Version
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7021 The Touch Of Your Lips — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé The Touch Of Your Lips (Album) Venise 7021 US 1957 Sell This Version
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BCP-6016 Mel Tormé's California Suite — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Mel Tormé's California Suite (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-6016 US 1957 Sell This Version
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50243 Mel Torme Sings — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Mel Torme Sings (Album) Halo 50243 US 1957 Sell This Version
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BCP-6020 Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At The Crescendo (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP-6020 US 1957 Sell This Version
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PSK 3022 Meets The British — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Meets The British (Album) Philips PSK 3022 South Africa 1957 Sell This Version
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L-1595 Love Moods — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé, Ray Eberle Mel Tormé, Ray Eberle - Love Moods(LP, Mono) Tops Records L-1595 US 1957 Sell This Version
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L 1615 Prelude To A Kiss — Mel Tormé Mel Torme* Prelude To A Kiss (Album) Tops Records L 1615 US 1958 Sell This Version
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BCP 6031 Songs For Any Taste — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Songs For Any Taste (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP 6031 US 1959 Sell This Version
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MG V-2117 Olé Tormé — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé With Billy May Mel Tormé With Billy May - Olé Tormé (Album) Verve Records MG V-2117 US 1959 Sell This Version
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CLP 1238 Tormé — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Tormé (Album) Verve Records CLP 1238 UK 1959 Sell This Version
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TTP 350 Tormé — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Tormé(Reel) World Record Club TTP 350 UK 1959 Sell This Version
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TST 515 Spotlight On Mel Torme In Love Potions  — Mel Tormé Mel Tormé Spotlight On Mel Torme In Love Potions (Album) Tiara Records TST 515 US 1960 Sell This Version