Best of verve records beloved recordings from the legendary jazz label. Blossoms diction is extremely clear, and she has a very unique style. Lyrics for once upon a summertime by blossom dearie. Once upon a summertime by blossom dearie on amazon music. Try disabling any ad blockers and refreshing this page. Ill get by as long as i have you billie holiday peggy lee 97. Vocalist blossom dearies summetime is a lowkey collection of chamberjazz arranged for a small trio. See more ideas about singer, jazz and great american songbook. A very ethereal song that is perfect for the lilting girlish voice of blossom dearie. On this typically enchanting offering from 1958, blossom is put. Provided to youtube by universal music group once upon a summertime blossom dearie diva.
Read once upon a summertime a new york city romance follow your heart ebook free. The blossom dearie songbook ebook por blossom dearie. Once upon a summertime by melody carlson follows the story of anna, a manager at an inexpensive motel who dreams of working in a bigger hotel. I could write a book dinah washington betty carter 96. Once upon a summertime, blossom dearie, blossom dearie sings rootin songs, thats just the way i want to be books llc isbn. Her longtime managerrepresentative donald schaffer said she. Cd1 features the pair together a lovely set of duos with bobby on flute and blossom on piano, pulled from a rare 7 ep which is. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime vinyl discogs. Once upon a summertime blossom dearie astrud gilberto 98. However, dearie is an old scottish name, also spelled deery and deary. After some tension with her current employers and a runin with an old friend, anna ends up with a chance to work at a boutique hotel.
Once upon a summertime youtube blossom dearie i walk a little faster duration. Swing, cool jazz blossom dearie once upon a summertime cd discogs. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime lyrics lyricsfreak. Four classic albums plus blossom dearieblossom dearie plays for dancinggive him the oohlalaonce upon a summertime audio cd blossom dearie blossom dearie 4. Blossom dearie vinyl records and cds for sale musicstack.
Check out once upon a summertime by blossom dearie on amazon music. Once upon a summertime is the title of the american version with lyrics from johnny mercer of a french song written by michel legrand, eddie barclay and eddy marnay. Once upon a summertime, if you recall we stopped beside a little flower stall a bunch of b. Once upon a summertime if you recall we stopped beside then in a flower stall a bunch of bright forgetmenots was all i let you buy me once upon a summertime just like today we laughed the happy afternoon away and stole a kiss in every street cafe you were sweeter than the blossom on the tree i was as proud as any girl could be. She reportedly received the name blossom because of a neighbor who delivered peach blossoms to her house the day she was born, although she once recalled it was her brothers who brought the flowers to the house. Ella fitzgerald sings the cole porter song book 1956 theunforgettablestv. Provided to youtube by universal music group once upon a summertime blossom dearie once upon a summertime. A great look at the earliest years of the lovely blossom dearie and a set that also features a surprising amount of work from reedman bobby jaspar, who was making big waves on the paris jazz scene at the same time the young blossom was living in france. The all music guide states, a distinctive, girlish voice, crisp, impeccable deliv.
I encourage everyone to patronize your local used book record store and pick up. Blossom books, book price comparison at bookstores. Lets call the whole thing off ella fitzgeraldella fitzgerald sings the george and ira gershwin song book. She has perfected a particular style of delivery understated and witty but uniquely intimate and personal, in a word. At the age of two she was able to pick out songs on the family piano, and spent most of.
Once upon a summertime sings comden and green cd 3. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime 1958, blossom time at ronnie scotts 1966. This is soft, pleasant jazz great for a cold winters night or a postwork winddown. Blossom dearie verve 1957, give him the oohlala verve 1957, once upon a summertime verve 1958, blossom dearie sings comden and green verve 1959, my gentleman friend verve 1959, broadway song hits verve 1960, may i come in. A real standout in blossom dearie s run of albums for daffodil records thanks to a lot of electric piano in the mix, and an expanded musical lineup that includes hubert laws on flute, jay berliner on guitar, grady tate on drums, and toots thielemans on harmonica. Margrethe blossom dearie was born on april 28, 1924, in east durham, new york, to a father of scots irish descent and a mother of norwegian descent. Watch the video for once upon a summertime from blossom dearies once upon a summertime for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. This release contains two outstanding albums by singer blossom dearie in their entirety.
Buy blossom dearies album titled once upon a summertime to enjoy. Great versions of surrey with the fringe on top, manhattan and our love is here to stay. Once upon a summertime, if you recall we stopped beside a little flower stall a bunch of bright forgetmenots was all id ever let you buy me once upon a. Once upon a summertime, if you recall we stopped beside a little flower stall a bunch of bright forget me nots was all id ever let you buy me once upon a summertime just like today we laughed the happy afternoon away and stole a kiss at every street cafe you were sweeter than the blossoms on the tree i was as proud as any girl could be.
While the doodlin song may sound a tad dated, the rest of the album sounds extremely fresh to my ears. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime 180g limited. Working with guitarist mundell lowe, bassist ray brown, and drummer ed thigpen, dearie sings the material with a gentle conviction. Once upon a summertime performed by blossom dearie 1958 recommended by flyingdutchman1971. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime lyrics genius. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime releases discogs. The result is a pleasant record, that might never be a compelling listen, but its. Once upon a summertime by blossom dearie 8436563181870. Listen free to blossom dearie once upon a summertime tea for two. Lee the blossom dearie songbook por blossom dearie disponible en rakuten kobo. As for her given names, she was born in april, and one story is that the pear trees in the area around her home in rural new york were in blossom, and a neighbor. Once upon a summertime blossom dearie album wikipedia.
Blossom dearie full name blossom margrete dearie certainly sounds like a stage name. The clincher for me has to be the wonderful, once upon a summertime. Byebye country boy deed i do i wont dance it might as well be spring once upon a summertime peel me a grape and more. Blossom dearie april 29, 1926 february 2009 by john hoglund new york. Classic standards favorite selections from the great american songbook. There are a lot of choices for getting into blossom. Provided to youtube by valleyarm digital distribution once upon a summertime blossom dearie the complete recordings 195262 vol. Dearie, blossom once upon a summertime my gentleman. Blossom dearie all categories lps, cds, vinyl record. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime 1957 theunforgettablestv.
Download the qobuz apps for smartphones, tablets and computers, and listen to your purchases wherever you go. On the classic lp once upon a summertime, her vocals and piano are backed by a superb jazz trio consisting of mundell lowe on guitar, ray brown on bass and ed thigpen on drums. I walk a little faster blossom dearie tony bennet 95. Blossom dearie once upon a summertime lyrics musixmatch. The style here is tighter and more studiooriented than some of blossom s other records from the time but the overall. The all music guide states, a distinctive, girlish voice, crisp, impeccable delivery, and an irrepressible sense of playful swing made blossom dearie one of the most enjoyable singers of the vocal era.165 906 1534 1339 147 7 573 542 222 1075 183 239 1348 1053 1028 24 874 150 564 469 1532 1067 1176 1069 595 1140 302 643 712 372 503 103 1431 1006