Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Dance with Me!’ an album arranged and conducted by Billy May (1958)

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Come Dance with Me!’ is an album arranged and conducted by Billy May, recorded between December 9 and 23, 1958 and released in 1959 By Capitol.

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. […]


Frank Sinatra’s ‘Come Dance with Me!’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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