While We’re Young

___________________________

While We’re Young (m. Alec Wilder, Morty Palitz; w. William Engvick)

Peggy Lee, accompanied by Sid Hurwitz on piano — Snader Telescription #1810, filmed on 22 September 1950 at Hollywood Center Studios, Hollywood, CA

.

Tony Bennett with Percy Faith and his Orchestra — recorded 31 May 1951; issued as the B-side of the single “Cold, Cold Heart”(Hank Williams), Columbia 4-39449

.

Judy Garland with Orchestra conducted by Jack Cathcart — recorded for Capitol Records on 1 September 1955; released 26 September 1955 on the LP Miss Show Business, Capitol W 676, W-676, as part of the medley “This is the Time of the Evening”  / “While We’re Young”

.

Judy Garland and The Hi-Lo’s, recorded live in concert in Long Beach, California, 1955

.

Johnny Hartman – from the album All of Me, Bethlehem Records BCP 6014, released in November 1956

.

Johnny Mathis — from his 1957 album Warm

.

Coleman Hawkins Quartet  — recorded at Englewood Cliffs, NJ on 29 January 1960 — Coleman Hawkins (ts) Tommy Flanagan (p) Wendell Marshall (b) Osie Johnson (d) — released on the album At Ease with Coleman Hawkins, 1960

.

The Four Lads, with an orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol — from the 1960 album Love Affair

.

Wes Montgomery — Unaccompanied guitar solo, recorded on 4 August 1961 at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City; originally released on the 1961 LP So Much Guitar!, Riverside Records RLP-9382

.

Urbie Green and his Orchestra — from the 1962 LP The Persuasive Trombone of Urbie Green Volume 2 (Command Records) —  musicians: Joe Wilder (trumpet), Don Lamond (drums), Walt Levinsky (saxophone), Eddie Costa (keyboards), Bob Haggart (bass)

.

Lorez Alexandria — from the 1978 LP How Will I Remember You?, Discovery Records DS-782

.

Ted Rosenthal Quintet — from the CD album Expressions, on the Jazz ‘N Pulz label, released in June 2003

  • Ted Rosenthal (piano)
  • Dick Oatts (soprano & alto saxophone)
  • Brian Lynch (trumpet)
  • Johannes Weidenmuller (bass)
  • John Riley (drums)

.

Michael Kanan Trio — recorded 4 December 2010 at Sofia’s (211 West 46th Street in New York City by Michael Steinman for JAZZ LIVES (http://www.jazzlives.wordpress.com).

Michael Kanan: piano, Neal Miner: bass, Eliot Zigmund: drums

3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Terry
    Nov 13, 2014 @ 07:54:55

    This song was played in a movie in the early 1960’s. Does anyone know the name of the movie.

    Liked by 1 person

    Reply

Rock it to me, sock it to me

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Why do my tag searches fail?

%d bloggers like this: