The song of the day for Friday, July 15, 2016 is “Climb Ev’ry Mountain.”
About This Song
“Climb Ev’ry Mountain” is from the beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The Sound of Music, which opened on Broadway in 1959 and ran for 1,443 performances. It is sung at the end of Act One by the Mother Abbess.
About This Version
Tony Bennett first recorded “Climb Ev’ry Mountain” in 1959, with an arrangement by Frank DeVol. It was released as a single that year and was included on Bennett’s 1962 album Mr. Broadway: Tony’s Greatest Broadway Hits.
“Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” as well as Mr Broadway: Tony’s Greatest Broadway Hits, is available from iTunes.