Cole Porter 3

July 12, 2022 #2081

Last in a series of episodes celebrating the sparkling works of this remarkable mid-20th-century composer. He did it all -- music for Broadway and Hollywood, writing both melodies and lyrics.


Another op’nin’, another show
Grant, Keel, Jeffries
Ridin’ high
My heart belongs to Daddy
Mary Martin
High society calypso
Louis Armstrong
Night and day
Fred Astaire
Night and day
Charlie Barnet
In the still of the night
Benny Goodman
I happen to like New York
Judy Garland
What is this thing called love?
Nat King Cole
What is this thing called love?
Lena Horne
You’d be so nice to come home to
Dinah Shore
I concentrate on you
Tommy Dorsey
Let’s do it, let’s fall in love
Billie Holiday
I love you
Bing Crosby
You do something to me --Frank Sinatra
So in love --ST: Kiss Me, Kate
At long last love --Larry Clinton