The song of the day for Friday, October 10, 2014 is “Where Or When.”
About This Song
“Where or When”, by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart, was written for the 1937 musical Babes in Arms. Benny Goodman recorded “Where or When” in 1941 with a very young Peggy Lee. It is a favorite song of many vocalists and has had many fine recordings.
About This Version
Bennett recorded “Where Or When” in 1959 for his wonderful album with Ralph Sharon Tony Sings For Two, released in 1961.
Thanks for indulging me one more day of my mini-binge on Rodgers and Hart songs. We’ll return to a more democratic selection of songs tomorrow.
“Where Or When,” as well as Tony Sings For Two, is available from iTunes.