The song of the day for Saturday, December 5, 2020, is “Where Do You Start.”
About This Song
“Where Do You Start” was written in 1987 by Johnny Mandell, with lyrics by Alan and Marilyn Bergman. It is one the great songs from the Bergmans with a beautiful melody by Johnny Mandel. This song has had many beautiful recordings: Nancy Lamott, Shirley Horn, Rosemary Clooney, Barbra Streisand, the Brad Mehldau Trio, Annie Ross, and Tony Bennett.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Where Do You Start” in 2004 for his album The Art of Romance. Mandel wrote the arrangment and conducted the orchestra.
“Where Do You Start,” as well as The Art of Romance, is available from Apple Music.