Softly, as in a morning sunrise

… falling in love, again & again …


Stanley Black


Bobby Darin


Dorothy Ashby


Nelson Eddy & Unknown Orchestra (Mac & Eddy Magic Mix)


Helen Merrill

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The Song // OV


You were meant for me

“Such A Samba, Ay Caramba!”

Singin in the Rain Gene Kelly Version


Sting Version


A ’20s “Original” Nat Shilkret Version


And an amazing ’40s Claude Thornhill Version

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There are some more songs with this title, enjoy!

A beautiful Lalah Hathaway cover of Donny Hathaway Song


King Stitt


Michael Franks / Lyrics


… and i dont like the Jewel song :P

Leoš Janáček

“With 63 years, Leoš Janáček met Kamila Stösslová, … who was to inspire him for the remaining years of his life. He conducted an obsessive and (on his side at least) passionate correspondence with her, of nearly 730 letters. From 1917 to 1919, deeply inspired by Stösslová, he composed The Diary of One Who Disappeared.
As he completed its final revision, he began his next ‘Kamila’ work, the opera
Káťa Kabanová.”


“Intimate Letters”

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The Diary of One Who Disappeared . a BBC musical documentary



It Had to Be You – Dick Haymes & Helen Forrest & Victor Young Orchestra

… this is a so so classic. Performed by many known artists through the last …. well more then 90 years.

Some to name Dooley Wilson (Casablanca), John Travolta (s/t), Barbara Streisand (Third) ….

Here’s my actual fave version …

… this is for a specific minority

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… and this is a special instrumental version, which is included in the movie I’LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS which bases loosely on the life of Gus Khan who wrote the lyrics.

… more infos here

Someone to watch over me – Donald Byrd/Romantic String Orch./Artie Shaw/Andy Bey

… this is a George Gershwin song, Lyrics by Ira Gershwin

There are numerous interpretations of this song … here are some of ’em

… a trumpet version

… theres also a very nice version by Jumaane Smith

… a string version

… a more swinging version, with clarinette, trumpet, guitar …

… and a vocal version


… the ultimate multiple trombone version

…. AND … the MUPPET version