Crooners (P/V/G). By Various. For Piano/Vocal/Guitar. Music Sales America. Old Time, Jazz. Softcover. 112 pages. Music Sales #AM90144. Published by Music Sales (HL.14033229).
ISBN 0825633427. Old Time, Jazz. 9x12 inches.
For over half a century the effortless and seductive singing style of the great crooners has remained contrastingly fresh and intimate. Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and their like have inspired musicians across the globe. Their influence never fades. Here are some of the most captivating and timeless interpretations ever heard. A magical collection of 25 standards, sung with big bands, and sung from big hearts. Includes: Angel Eyes (Tony Bennett) • Bye Bye Baby (Frank Siantra) • Frim Fram Sauce (Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald) • Here's That Rainy Day (Sammy Davis Jr.) • I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (Mel Torme) • Memories Are Made of This (Dean Martin) • Papa Loves Mambo (Perry Como) • Under Paris Skies/Sous le Ciel de Paris (Andy Williams) • and more.