My Romance (album)

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My Romance
Studio album by Carly Simon
Released March 13, 1990
Recorded at the Power Station, New York City
Genre standards
Length 37:48
Label Arista
Producer Frank Filipetti & Marty Paich
Carly Simon chronology
Greatest Hits Live
(1988)
My Romance
(1990)
Have You Seen Me Lately
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Carly in Concert: My Romance (VHS)
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My Romance is an album by the U.S. singer-songwriter Carly Simon, released in 1990. It is her fourteenth studio album, and her sixteenth album overall, as well as being her second album devoted to standards. The album peaked at #46 on the Billboard 200, and stayed on the chart for 17 weeks. Simon's version of "In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning" from this album was used in the hit 1993 film Sleepless In Seattle, as well as being featured on the film's soundtrack.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "My Romance" (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) — 2:36
  2. "By Myself"/"I See Your Face Before Me" (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz)/(Dietz, Schwartz) — 3:14
  3. "When Your Lover Has Gone" (Einar A. Swan) — 4:08
  4. "In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning" (Bob Hilliard, David Mann) — 3:17
  5. "My Funny Valentine" (Rodgers, Hart) — 3:24
  6. "Something Wonderful" (Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) — 2:17
  7. "Little Girl Blue" (Rodgers, Hart) — 3:44
  8. "He Was Too Good to Me" (Rodgers, Hart) — 2:41
  9. "What Has She Got" (Carly Simon, Michael Kosarin, Jacob Brackman) — 2:44
  10. "Bewitched" (Rodgers, Hart) — 4:05
  11. "Danny Boy" (Frederick Weatherly, Traditional) — 3:24
  12. "Time After Time" (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) — 2:06

Musicians[edit]

  • Carly Simon - vocals, piano
  • Jimmy Ryan - guitar
  • Michael Brecker - saxophone
  • Marvin Stamm - trumpet
  • Michael Kosarin - piano
  • Jay Leonhart - acoustic bass
  • Wayne Pedzwiatr - bass
  • Steve Gadd - drums
  • Gordon Gottlieb - percussion

Concert special (VHS)[edit]

Carly in Concert: My Romance is a concert special for HBO, featuring Carly Simon and guest star Harry Connick, Jr., released on VHS in 1990. Harry Connick, Jr participates on piano, bass and vocal (duets). Directed by Kathy Daugherty. 73 min.

This was her second concert special for HBO, (the first was Carly Simon: Live From Martha's Vineyard from 1987.)

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