The song of the day for Wednesday, June 17, 2015 is “The Most Beautiful Girl In The World.”
About This Song
“The Most Beautiful Girl In The World” was written by Rodgers and Hart for the 1935 musical Jumbo and became a jazz and popular standard. The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra had a Top 40 hit with the song in 1953. Other recordings include those by Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, and Sonny Rollins.
About This Version
I really like this song. Written from the perspective of the man in love, it’s a wonderful song to the girl he loves: the most beautiful girl in the world.
“The Most Beautiful Girl In The World,” as well as The Complete Improv Recordings, is available from iTunes.