Sammy Cahn was one of the most prolific and successful lyricists in popular music from the '30s to '60s, which made him an excellent choice for an evening of the Lyrics and Lyricists Series put on by the 92nd Street YM & YWHA in New York City in April 1972. Assisted by singers Bobbi Baird, Shirley Lemmon, and Jon Peck (though he sang most of the songs himself with an enthusiasm that overcame his vocal limitations), and accompanied by pianist Richard Leonard, he presented an autobiography in song and story that was as amusing as it was entertaining
Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 – January 15, 1993) was an American lyricist, songwriter and musician. He is best known for his romantic lyrics to films and Broadway songs, as well as stand-alone songs premiered by recording companies in the Greater Los Angeles Area. He played the piano and violin.
Vocals – Sammy Cahn (tracks: All tracks, except A7, A9, A11, B1, B2, B6, B7, Medley 1). Notes. Laureate Records is identified as "an activity of ML Record C. on the back cover. Selections are not divided into separate bands.
Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 – January 15, 1993) was an American lyricist, songwriter and musician.
This CD recaptures the event effectively. It also serves as a de facto cast album (though there was also an official one) for Cahn's 1974 Broadway show, Words and Music, which grew out of this performance and occupied him for much of the '70s. Among the 30 Cahn lyrics heard here are his four Academy Award winners, "Three Coins in the Fountain," "All the Way," "High Hopes," and "Call Me Irresponsible," as well as chart-toppers like "Rhythm Is Our Business," "Bei Mir Bist Du Schön," "Please Be Kind," "I've.
An Evening with Sammy Cahn" Rec live in March 1972. PIANO: Richard Leonard. VOCALS: Sammy Cahn, Shirley Lemmon, Jon Peck, Bobbi Baird. Laureate 604 (ALB-658); CD/DRG Records 5172.
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|1||Call Me Irresponsible Nicholas Brodszky / Sammy Cahn / Saul Chaplin / Gene DePaul / James Van Heusen / Sholom Secunda / Axel Stordahl / Jule Styne / Paul Weston||Sammy Cahn||01:06:23|
|2||Shake Your Head (From Side to Side) Saul Chaplin / Jimmie Lunceford||Sammy Cahn|
|3||Rhythm Is Our Business Sammy Cahn / Saul Chaplin / Jimmie Lunceford||Sammy Cahn|
|4||Please Be Kind Sammy Cahn / Saul Chaplin||Sammy Cahn|
|5||I've Heard That Song Before Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn|
|6||Five Minutes More Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn|
|7||I'll Walk Alone Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn feat: Shirley Lemmon|
|8||It's Been a Long, Long Time Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn|
|9||Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn feat: Bobbi Baird|
|10||The Christmas Waltz Sammy Cahn / Jule Styne||Sammy Cahn|
|11||Teach Me Tonight Sammy Cahn / Gene DePaul||Sammy Cahn feat: Bobbi Baird / Shirley Lemmon|
|12||Be My Love Nicholas Brodszky / Sammy Cahn||Sammy Cahn|
|13||Bei Mir Bist du Schön Sammy Cahn / Saul Chaplin / Jacob Jacobs / Sholom Secunda||Sammy Cahn feat: Bobbi Baird / Shirley Lemmon|
|14||All the Way Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
|15||The Tender Trap Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
|16||Ev'rybody Has the Right to Be Wrong! Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
|17||I Only Miss Him When I Think of Him Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
|18||Walking Happy Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
|19||Medley: Papa, Won't You Dance With Me?, Day by Day, Let It Snow! ... Sammy Cahn / Axel Stordahl / Jule Styne / Paul Weston||Sammy Cahn feat: Bobbi Baird / Shirley Lemmon|
|20||Medley: Come Fly With Me/High Hopes/My Kind of Town Sammy Cahn / James Van Heusen||Sammy Cahn|
CreditsPaul Anka - Liner Notes
Bobbi Baird - Performer, Primary Artist
Nicholas Brodszky - Composer
Sammy Cahn - Composer, Primary Artist
Saul Chaplin - Composer
John Dee - Engineer
Johnny Dee - Engineer
Gene DePaul - Composer
Jeff Faville - Art Direction
Nancy Flowers - Photography
James Van Heusen - Composer
Jacob Jacobs - Composer
John Kryda - Mixing
Shirley Lemmon - Performer, Primary Artist
Richard Leonard - Piano
Maurice Levine - Producer
Jimmie Lunceford - Composer
Warren Mazur - Mixing
Sholom Secunda - Composer
Frank Sinatra - Liner Notes
Axel Stordahl - Composer
Jule Styne - Composer
Paul Weston - Composer