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Frank Sinatra : an American legend

Author: Nancy Sinatra
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : General Pub. Group, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accompanying CD has recordings of milestone events in Frank Sinatra's career, from his first radio appearance on the Major Bowes Original Amateur Hour in 1935 to his introduction by Bono of U2 at the 1994 Grammy Awards ceremony before presenting him with the Grammy Legend Award.
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Genre/Form: Chronology
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Sinatra, Nancy.
Frank Sinatra.
Santa Monica, CA : General Pub. Group, ©1995
(OCoLC)761330822
Named Person: Frank Sinatra; Frank Sinatra; Frank Sinatra
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Sinatra
ISBN: 1881649687 9781881649687 1881649695 9781881649694
OCLC Number: 32859721
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 368 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Songs on accompanying disc in back of book: Major Bowes original amateur hour: Frank Sinatra's first radio appearance 9/8/35 --
The Fred Allen radio show 5/2/37 --
Frank Sinatra's farewell radio appearance with Tommy Dorsey (introduction of Dick Haymes as his replacement) 9/3/42 --
The Hollywood Bowl with the L.A. Philharmonic 8/14/43 --
Your hit parade radio show 1944 --
Frank Sinatra/Bob Hope/Bing Crosby 1945 --
Frank Sinatra in speech from The house I live in 1945 --
Academy Awards acceptance speech (The house I live in) 3/7/46 --
Lucky Strike Light up time radio show 9/5/49 --
Scene from From here to eternity 1953 --
Academy Awards acceptance speech (From here to eternity) presented by Mercedes McCambridge 3/25/54 --
Tommy Dorsey tribute dinner 2/3/55 --
Frank Sinatra/Dean Martin/Sammy Davis at The Sands in Las Vegas early 60s --
Noël Coward introducing Frank Sinatra 6/14/58 --
John F. Kennedy inaugural gala 1/19/61 --
Frank and Nancy Sinatra from television special A man and his music part II 12/7/66 --
President Richard M. Nixon on Sinatra at state dinner honoring the Prime Minister of Italy 4/17/73 --
Sammy Davis/Frank Sinatra on stage 1988 --
Bono of U2 introduces Frank Sinatra at Grammy Awards before presenting him with the Grammy Legend Award 3/1/94. Comments throughout are excerpted from Frank Sinatra: a man and his music (Warner-Reprise 1965). Disc 1. The RCA years: the dream. The night we called it a day (3:16) --
Everything happens to me (3:10) --
I'll never smile again (3:09) --
This love of mine (3:39) --
Street of dreams (2:39) --
It started all over again (2:53) --
East of the sun (3:15) --
The song is you (3:17) --
Night and day (3:00) --
There are such things (2:41). Disc 2. The Columbia years: the reality. All or nothing at all (2:37) --
Someone to watch over me (3:20) --
If you are but a dream (3:03) --
She's funny that way (3:20) --
Nancy (3:20) --
Mighty lak' a rose (3:23) --
The house I live in (3:20) --
Put your dreams away (3:00) --
You'll never walk alone (3:25) --
I'm a fool to want you (2:55) --
The birth of the blues (3:27). Disc 3. The Capitol years: the experience. I wish I were in love again (2:28) --
Taking a chance on love (2:19) --
Oh! Look at me now (2:48) --
I've got you under my skin (3:43) --
Just one of those things (3:15) --
Don't worry about me (3:08) --
April in Paris (2:45) --
Here's that rainy day (4:19) --
In the wee small hours of the morning (2:59) --
I'll be home for Christmas (3:10) --
What's new? (5:11) --
That old feeling (3:40) --
One for my baby (4:04). Disc 4. The Reprise years: the wisdom. I'm getting sentimental over you (3:42) --
Soliloquy (8:05) --
Tina (2:54) --
It had to be you (3:53) --
All I need is the girl (4:55) --
Fly me to the moon (2:29) --
Luck be a lady (5:14) --
That's life (3:07) --
Summer wind (2:54) --
I concentrate on you (2:36) --
Come rain or come shine (4:05) --
This is all I ask (3:03) --
Ol' man river (4:23).
Responsibility: by Nancy Sinatra.

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Accompanying CD has recordings of milestone events in Frank Sinatra's career, from his first radio appearance on the Major Bowes Original Amateur Hour in 1935 to his introduction by Bono of U2 at the 1994 Grammy Awards ceremony before presenting him with the Grammy Legend Award.

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