Original RCA RecordingPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

 

Long Ago ( And Far Away )
~ from the 1944 Hollywood musical "Cover Girl"
Music by Jerome Kern and lyrics Ira Gershwin, 1944
 
Recorded during the American Federation of Musicians ( AFM ) recording ban
Vocal with unidentified mixed chorus only
 
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recording Time 3:10
 
Recorded February 08, 1944, Matrix No. D4VB-31 Take 1 - 1A & 2 - 2A
Lyrics
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-1569-B
Single Flip Side: "I Love You"
US Chart Position No. 8 ( 1 Week ) Chart Debut: May 20, 1944

Sings Just For You ~ 1958

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Recorded during the American Federation of Musicians ( AFM ) recording ban
Vocal with unidentified mixed chorus only
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recorded February 8, 1944

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First Edition Summer 1992
Second Edition Christmas 1993
Web Page Edition Christmas 1997
25th Anniversary Revision November, 2017
Digital Upgrade August, 2018
Easter 2023 Revised Edition
 
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