Original RCA Recording

The Song of SongsPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
Music by Harold Vicars and lyrics by Clarence Lucas , 1914
Original French lyrics by Maurice Vancaire
 
With Orchestra Conducted by Lloyd Shaffer
 
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recording Time 2:45
 
Recorded January 23, 1947   ~  Matrix No. D7VB-90 Take 1 - 1A
Lyrics
SESSION MUSICIANS
January 23, 1947 
A&R Production Eli Oberstein
 
Orchestra
EVENING 7:00 TO 9:00 PM 
NO OVERTIME
 
Leader: Lloyd Shaffer
Contractor: Richard Kissinger
 
Sax ~ Arthur Baker 
Sax ~ John Ingram 
Sax ~ Nicholas Caiazza
Sax ~ Albert Klink 
Sax ~ Edwin Hellman 
Sax ~ Emanuel Weinstock 
Sax ~ Bernard Privin 
Sax ~ John Owens 
 
Trombone ~ John D'agostino 
Trombone ~ George Arus 
Trombone ~ Frank Saracco 
 
Drums ~ Terry Snyder 
 
Bass ~ Frank Carroll 
 
Piano ~ Henry Rowland
 
Guitar ~ Allen Hanlon 
 
Harp ~ Elaine Vito 
 
Violin ~ Harry Katzman 
Violin ~ William Lockwood 
Violin ~ Mac Ceppos 
Violin ~ Charles Jaffe 
Violin ~ Henry Berv 
Violin ~ Max Senofsky 
Violin ~ Robert Freda 
 
Viola ~ Samuel Persoff 
 
Cello ~ Emil Borsody 
 
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-2142-A
Single release: RCA-45RPM-47-3226
Single Flip Side: "Easter Parade"
 
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-3300-B ( P-237 )
Single release: RCA-45RPM 47-2888 ( 1949 )
Single Flip Side: "When You Were Sweet Sixteen"
 
RCA Gold Standard Series  78/45-RPM-420/447-0106
Single Flip Side: "Easter Parade"
 
 
| Lyrics | Album Links | Digital Finder |
With Orchestra Conducted by Lloyd Shaffer
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recorded January 23, 1947
 
Notes: ~ An English translation of the French song "Chanson du Coeur Brise" 
for which the original French words were by Maurice Vancaire.

Composer Index
A Perry Como Discography 
& Digital Companion

RCA Victor Memorial| Site Links | All AlbumsAll Songs | The Recording Sessions |

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
 
Made in Canada!
 
George Townsend
HQV Selekt Group
3 Seaview Avenue
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 2G3
Canada
 
Telephone: (902) 698-9848

George TownsendSing to Me Mr. C.

Friday, April 07, 2023

2023