The song of the day for Wednesday, October 10, 2018, is “There’s a Small Hotel.”
About This Song
“There’s a Small Hotel” was written by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart for the musical Jumbo; it was used the next year in On Your Toes, where it was introduced by Ray Bolger and Doris Carson. The song has been recorded by artists including Chet Baker, Josephine Baker, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, and Della Reese, in addition to Tony Bennett.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “There’s a Small Hotel” for his 1977 album Tony Bennett Sings More Great Rodgers & Hart. The lovely musical accompaniment was provided by The Ruby Braff-George Barnes Quartet.
There’s A Small Hotel, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“There’s a Small Hotel,” as well as The Complete Improv Recordings, is available from iTunes.