Original RCA Recording

Black MoonlightPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
~ from the motion picture musical "Too Much Harmony"
Music by Arthur Johnston and lyrics by Sam Coslow, 1933
 
With Orchestra and Chorus directed by Sigmund Romberg and Mitchell Ayres
Produced by Mr. Bergman and Hugo Winterhalter
 
Recorded at Manhattan Center, New York City
Recording Time 3:13
 
Recorded December 05, 1950   ~  Matrix No. E0VB-6246 Take 1 - 1A
Lyrics
SESSION MUSICIANS & CHORAL
December 5, 1950 
A&R Production Hugo Winterhalter & Mr. Bergman
 
Orchestra
 
Leader: Mitchell Ayres
Contractor: Henry "Hank" Ross ( Sax )
 
Trumpet ~ Melven Solomon 
Trumpet ~ James Milazzo 
Trumpet ~ Bernard Privin 
 
Trombone ~ M. Morrow 
Trombone ~ W. Covington 
 
Sax ~ Harry Terrill
Sax ~ Bernard Kaufman
Sax ~ Philip Zolkind
Sax ~ Stanley Webb
 
Piano ~ Henry Rowland
 
Bass ~ Robert Haggart 
 
Drums ~ Terry Snyder 
 
Guitar ~ Danny Perri 
 
Violin ~ Felix Orlewitz 
Violin ~ Maurice Hershaft 
Violin ~ Zelly Smirnoff 
Violin ~ Mac Ceppos
Violin ~ Anthony Eidus
Violin ~ Sylvan Shulman 
Violin ~ Fred Buldrini 
Violin ~ Harry Melnikoff 
 
Viola ~ Solomon Deutsch 
Viola ~ Howard Kay 
 
Cello ~ Maurice Brown 
Cello ~ Abram Borodkin 
 
Choralchoral support from "The Ray Charles Singers"
 
UNIDENTIFIED CHORUS 
 
Single issue: RCA-45RPM ( WP 334 ) 47-4528 ( 1952 )
Single Flip Side: "I Concentrate On You"
 
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With Orchestra and Chorus directed by Sigmund Romberg and Mitchell Ayres
Produced by Mr. Bergman and Hugo Winterhalter
Recorded at Manhattan Center, New York City
Recorded December 5, 1950

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