The song of the day for Sunday, May 27, 2018 is “I See Your Face Before Me.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “I See Your Face Before Me,” was written in 1937 by Arthur Schwartz and Howard Dietz. It was written for the 1937 Broadway musical Between The Devil, where it was introduced by Adele Dixon. Both Guy Lombardo and Glen Gray recorded the song in that time period. Later recordings include those by Frank Sinatra and Johnny Hartman. The Johnny Hardman version, recorded in 1955, was used in the soundtrack for the 1995 movie The Bridges of Madison County.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “I See Your Face Before Me” in 1992 for his album Perfectly Frank. Ralph Sharon did the arrangement.
“I See Your Face Before Me,” as well as Perfectly Frank, is available from iTunes.