The song of the day for Monday, November 10, 2014 is “What A Little Moonlight Can Do.”
About This Song
This charming song was written by Harry Woods in 1934 while he was living and working in temporarily in London for a British film studio as a composer. One of the songs he wrote was “What A Little Moonlight Can Do” for a movie called Road House. Billie Holiday, with Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra, recorded the song in 1935.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “What A Little Moonlight Can Do” in 1996 for his album On Holiday, consisting of songs associated with Billie Holiday. It’s a terrific album and worth your time to explore, if you haven’t already.
“What A Little Moonlight Can Do,” as well as On Holiday, is available from iTunes.