The song of the day for Monday, October 16, 2017 is “You Must Believe in Spring.”
About This Song
This song was written by Michel Legrand, with lyric by Jacques Demy, for the 1967 French film Les Demoiselles de Rochefort, which starred Catherine Deneuve. The English lyrics were added later by Alan and Marilyn Bergman. “You Must Believe In Spring” has been widely recorded by artists including Sylvia Syms, Barbra Streisand and Bill Evans, in a posthumous release of an album with the same name, featuring sessions with Eddie Gomez and Eliot Zigmund.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Bill Evans recorded “You Must Believe in Spring” in September 1976 for their second album, Together Again, released in 1977.
“You Must Believe in Spring,” as well as Together Again, is available from iTunes.