Capitol publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘Come Fly with Me’ arranged and conducted by Billy May (1958)

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Come Fly with Me’ is an album (and his first collaboration with arranger/conductor Billy May) released on January 6, 1958 by Capitol.

Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:19 . 2.Around The World (Victor Young, Harold Adamson) – 03:20 . 3.Isle Of Capri (Will Grosz, Jimmy Kennedy) – 02:29 . 4.Moonlight In Vermont (Karl Suessdorf, John Blackburn) – 03:32 . 5.Autumn In New York (Vernon Duke) – 04:37 . 6.On The Road To Mandalay (Oley Speaks, Rudyard Kipling) – 03:28 . 7.Let’S Get Away From It All (Matt Dennis, Tom Adair) – 02:11 . 8.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, Yip Harburg) – 02:50 . 9.London By Night (Carroll Coates) – 03:30 . 10.Brazil (Ary Barroso, Bob Russell) – 02:55 . 11.Blue Hawaii (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger) – 02:44 . 12.It’S Nice To Go Trav’Ling (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:52

Musicians : Billy May – Arranger, Conductor

Production : Produced By Voyle Gilmore

Package : Pete Welding – Liner Notes

Recorded October 1, 3, 8, 1957 At Capitol Studio A, Hollywood, Los Angeles.

Released On January 6, 1958 By Capitol.


From the first swinging notes of Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen’s “Come Fly With Me” — which is written at Sinatra’s request — it’s clear that the music on the collection is intended to be fun. […]
It might be overlooked , but never forgotten. Come Fly with Me Is an outstanding piece of work. To this day is shines bright, there is also a feeling that it will continue to do so for an even longer time. […]

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And collectors have always recognized the slow crooning song about Vermont as one of Sinatra’s most beautiful songs, a free associating pastiche skipping verbs to create an almostpoetic effect. […]


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