Frank Sinatra’s ‘Come Dance with Me!’ is an album arranged and conducted by Billy May and recorded between December 9 and 23, 1958.
Track Listing : 1.Come Dance With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 02:31 . 2.Something’S Gotta Give (Johnny Mercer) – 02:38 . 3.Just In Time (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) – 02:24 . 4.Dancing In The Dark (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz) – 02:26 . 5.Too Close For Comfort (Jerry Bock, Larry Holofcener, George Weiss) – 02:34 . 6.I Could Have Danced All Night (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) – 02:40 . 7.Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week) (Cahn, Styne) – 01:54 . 8.Day In, Day Out (Rube Bloom, Johnny Mercer) – 03:25 . 9.Cheek To Cheek (Irving Berlin) – 03:06 . 10.Baubles, Bangles & Beads (Robert Wright, George Forrest) – 02:46 . 11.The Song Is You (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) – 02:43 . 12.The Last Dance (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 02:11
Musicians : Billy May – Arranger, Conductor
Production : Produced By Dave Cavanaugh
Package : Pete Welding – Liner Notes
Recorded Between December 9 And 23, 1958 At Capitol Studio A, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
Released 1959 By Capitol.
With May’s charts wildly careening all over the place, Sinatra relies on his macho swagger; as a result, Come Dance with Me! is an intoxicating rush of invigorating dance songs. […]
SilverScreen89 @ RateYourMusic
This is only my second Sinatra album and once again I am pleasantly surprised. This is the Sinatra I already knew, the Sinatra of most compilations my grandmother used to listen to when I was a kid, with that swinging beat that makes you wanna move your feet. […]
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A typical Sinatra recording session would entail hiring a reputable orchestra with arranger Riddle or May conducting and choosing the best of three ‘live in the studio’ takes. No overdubs nor Auto-Tune in those times; Sinatra would effortlessly blend in with the strings and brass just like Mom’s apple pie served with cheddar cheese. […]