The song of the day for Wednesday, April 10, 2019, is “Moments Like This.”
About This Song
“Moments Like This” was written by Burton Lane (music) and Frank Loesser (lyrics) for a 1938 movie called College Swing and was introduced by Florence George. Early recordings include those by Maxine Sullivan, Teddy Wilson, and Dick Stabile and His Orchestra. Later recordings include those by Peggy Lee, Bobby Short, and Michael Feinstein.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Moments Like This” in 1986 for his album The Art of Excellence and features an arrangement by Jorge Calendrelli. The Art of Excellence was Bennett’s first album after re-signing with Columbia.
Moments Like This – 2011 Remaster, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“Moments Like This,” as well as The Art Of Excellence, is available from iTunes.