This Is Perry Como - Volume One Notes

Volume One
RCA VICTOR VPS-6026 (e) ( ZPRS-5737- 40 )
Side 1
Dream Along With Me  ( I'm On My Way To A Star )
~  recorded by Perry in June, 1956
theme song from "The Perry Como Show"
Words and Music by Carl Sigman, 1956
Round and Round
~  recorded by Perry in January, 1957
Words and Music by Joe Shapiro and Lou Stallman, 1956
SeattleRecorded in "Living Stereo"
~ from the Screen Gems TV production "Here Come the Brides"
Words and Music by Hugo Montenegro, Ernie Sheldon and Jack Keller
~  recorded by Perry in December, 1953
Words and Music by Lois Steele and Jack Fulton , 1954
'Till the End of Time
~ adapted from Chopin's Polonaise No. 6 in A Flat Major
Words and Music by Ted Mossman and Buddy Kaye, 1945
Side 2
Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes ( with The Ramblers )
Words and Music by Slim Willet, 1952
Prisoner of Love
~ introduced and featured by Russ Columbo in 1931
Music by Russ Columbo and Clarence Gaskill with lyrics by Leo Robin, 1931
CaterinaRecorded in "Living Stereo"
~ a popular single from February, 1962, with flip side "The Island of Forgotten Lovers"
Words and Music by Earl Shuman and Maurice "Bugs" Bower, 1961
No Other Love
~  a double charted single from May, 1953, with flip side "Keep It Gay"
from the 1953 Stage Musical "Me and Juliet"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
~ a popular single from December, 1959, with flip side "I Know What God Is"
this was Perry's last recorded single of the 50s and his first release of the 60s double charted
Words and Music by Irving Gordon ( composer of Nat King Cole's "Unforgettable" )
Side 3
Catch a Falling Star
~  a double charted single from October, 1957, with flip side "Magic Moments"
Words and Music by Lee Pockriss and Paul Vance
~ from the MGM film "Going Hollywood"
Music by Nacio Herb Brown and lyrics by Arthur Freed , 1933
I Don't See Me In Your Eyes Anymore
~  a double charted single from January, 1949, with flip side "Forever and Ever"
Words and Music by Bennie Benjamin and George Weiss
When You Were Sweet Sixteen  ( with The Satisfiers )
~ from the Bing Crosby Productions, Inc., Picture "The Great John L."
Words and Music by James Thornton and Published 1898
Magic Moments
~  a double charted single from December, 1957, with flip side "Catch a Falling Star"
Music by Burt Bacharach and lyrics by Hal David , 1958
Side 4
Hot Diggity  ( Dog Ziggity Boom )
~ Adapted from Alexis Chabrier's 1st theme of España, Rhapsody for Orchestra
Words and Music by Al Hoffman and Dick Manning, 1956
Here Comes My Baby ( Back Again ) Real Stereo
Words and Music by Bill West and Dottie West, 1964
My One and Only Heart
~  a double charted single from March, 1953, with flip side "Say You're Mine Again"
Music by Robert Allen and lyrics by Al Stillman
~ featured by Mario Lanza in "The Great Caruso", 1951
Music by Guy d'Hardelot and lyrics by Edward Teschemacher, 1902
Papa Loves Mambo
~  recorded by Perry in August, 1954
Words and Music by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning and Bix Reichner 1954
2 record compilation
Electronically Reprocessed Stereo with 3 tracks Recorded in "Living Stereo" in stereo
First release of "Caterina" in Stereo
Re-mastered by Don Miller
Album notes by Arnold Shaw

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