Helen Merrill > Helen Merrill


Recording Details

Date
December 1954
Type
Audio / Vocal Recording
Method
Studio
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Music
George Gershwin (840), Jerome Kern (650), Cole Porter (914), Richard Rodgers (1262)
Lyrics
Ira Gershwin (705), Otto Harbach (220), Lorenz Hart (589), Cole Porter (914)
Conductor
Quincy Jones (55), Hal Mooney (41)
Performer
Helen Merrill (44)
Musician
Danny Banks (4) — flute, Clifford Brown (7) — trumpet, Bobby Donaldson (10) — drums, Barry Galbraith (21) — guitar, Milt Hinton (46) — bass, Osie Johnson (40) — drums, Jimmy Jones (30) — piano, Oscar Pettiford (19) — bass
Notes
Merrill's debut album, recorded in New York December 22-23, 1954.
Shortcode
[r20304]

Releases (6)

Format
CD
Label
Polygram 814643
Released
1990-10-25
Barcode
042281464324
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# Tracks
7
Lists
9 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl30118]
1. Don't Explain
2. You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
3. What's New
4. Falling in Love with Love
5. Yesterdays
song from Roberta
6. Born to Be Blue
7. S'Wonderful
song from Funny Face

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Title
Four Classic Albums
Format
2-CD
Label
Avid
Released
2019-04-05
Country
UK
Barcode
5022810333722
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Also Contains
Dream of You - 1956 Helen Merrill
The Nearness Of You - 1958 Helen Merrill
You've Got A Date With The Blues - 1958 Helen Merrill
# Tracks
42
Lists
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History
3 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl63237]
Disc 1
1. Don't Explain
2. You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
3. What's New?
4. Falling in Love With Love
5. Yesterdays
6. (I Was) Born to Be Blue
7. 'S Wonderful
8. People Will Say We're in Love
9. By Myself
10. Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home
11. I've Never Seen
12. He Was Too Good to Me
13. A New Town Is a Blue Town
14. You're Lucky to Me
15. Where Flamingos Fly
16. Dream of You
17. I'm a Fool to Want You
18. I'm Just a Lucky So and So
19. Troubled Waters
Disc 2
1. The Blues from Black, Brown & Beige
2. Am I Blue?
3. Blue Gardenia
4. You've Got a Date With the Blues
5. The Thrill Is Gone
6. (Ah, the Apple Trees) When the World Was Young
7. Blues in My Heart
8. Vous M'eblouissez (You Go to My Head)
9. Lorsque Tu M'embrasses (Just Squeeze Me)
10. The Meaning of the Blues
11. Signing Off
12. Bye Bye Blackbird
13. When the Sun Comes Out
14. I Remember You
15. Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise
16. Dearly Beloved
17. Summertime
18. All of You
19. I See Your Face Before Me
20. Let Me Love You
21. The Nearness of You
22. This Time the Dream's On Me
23. Just Imagine
Title
Seven Classic Albums
Format
4-CD
Label
Real Gone
Released
2014-05-16
Barcode
5036408163226
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Also Contains
Dream of You - 1956 Helen Merrill
Merrill At Midnight - 1957 Helen Merrill
The Nearness Of You - 1958 Helen Merrill
Parole e Musica - Helen Merrill
With Strings - 1955 Helen Merrill
You've Got A Date With The Blues - 1958 Helen Merrill
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History
6 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl44763]
Title
Helen Merrill / Dream of You
Format
CD
Label
Rev-Ola 232
Released
2007-11-26
Barcode
5013929453227
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Dream of You - 1956 Helen Merrill
# Tracks
19
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Shortcode
[rl40510]
1. Don't Explain
2. You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
3. What's New
4. Falling in Love with Love
5. Yesterdays
6. Born to Be Blue
7. 'S Wonderful
8. People Will Say We're in Love
9. By Myself
10. Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home
11. I've Never Seen
12. He Was Too Good to Me
13. A New Town Is a Blue Town
14. You're Lucky to Me
15. Where Flamingos Fly
16. Dream of You
17. I'm a Fool to Want You
18. I'm Just a Lucky So and So
19. Troubled Waters
Format
LP
Label
Wax Time 2869893
Released
2011-09-13
Country
UK
Barcode
8436028698936
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Notes
Limited edition vinyl reissue.
# Tracks
8
Lists
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Shortcode
[rl40511]
1. Don't Explain
2. You'd Be So Nice To Come To
3. What's New - Bonus Track
4. Falling In Love With You
5. Yesterdays
6. Born To Be Blue
7. S Wonderful
8. Bye Bye Blackbird - Bonus Track
Format
LP
Label
EmArcy MG36006
Released
1955
Audio
Mono
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# Tracks
7
Lists
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Shortcode
[rl44800]

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