Meditation ( Meditaçao ) ~  album linksPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
Music by Antonio Carlos Jobim with original lyrics by Newton Mendonça, 1963
English lyrics by Norman Gimbel , 1966
 
Arranged and Conducted by Nick Perito
Choral Director: Ray Charles and the Ray Charles Singers.
Produced by Andy Wiswell
 
Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Final Recording Time 3:45
 
Recorded February 25th, 1966  ~ Matrix No. SPA1-6233 Take 5

Lightly Latin ~ RCA Victor 1966Lightly Latin - Japan Release 1966Lightly Latin & Perry Como In Italy - Quarter Track Reel

The Shadow of Your Smile ~ original albumThe Shadow of Your Smile ~ UK releaseThe Shadow of Your Smile - Thailand EP

The Incomparable Como ~ Reader's Digest UK 1975The Best of Perry Como ~ Reader's Digest U,S. 1975Perry Como ~ RCA UK Twin Pack

Perry Como ~ Love Moods circa 1983

Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Lightly Latin" LSP-3552 STEREO 1966
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Lightly Latin" SRA-5038 STEREO 1966
Quarter Track Reel "Lightly Latin & In Italy" TF3-5006 STEREO 1966
Album issue: Camden-LP12 "The Shadow of Your Smile" CAS-2547 STEREO 1972
Album issue: RCA INTERNATIONAL-LP12 "The Shadow of Your Smile" INTS-1411 STEREO 1972
Album: RCA-THAILAND EP "The Shadow of Your Smile" RCA THAILAND MC-964 STEREO
Album issue: Box Set "The Incomparable Como" RD UK STEREO GINC-6A 1975
Album issue: Box Set "The Best of Perry Como" RD US STEREO RDA-167-A 1975
Album issue: Twin Pack "Perry Como" RCA UK MONO NL 43047- 2 1979
Album issue: Pair Records-LP12 "Love Moods" PDL1-1038 STEREO 1983
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Great Hits of Perry Como" RCA SRA 0032-33 STEREO POST 1974
 
Original RCA RecordingVinyl Version| Album Notes |
Produced by Andy Wiswell
Arranged and Conducted by Nick Perito
Choral Director: Ray Charles and the Ray Charles Singers.
Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
December 29, 1965 ~ March 1, 1966

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