Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall

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Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall
Live album by Tony Bennett
Released 1962
Recorded June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City
Genre Vocal jazz, Traditional pop music
Length 1:03:32
Label Columbia
Producer Ernest Altschuler
Tony Bennett chronology
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
(1962)
Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall
(1962)
I Wanna Be Around
(1963)
Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall: Complete
Live album by Tony Bennett
Released October 14, 1997
Recorded June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City
Genre Vocal jazz, traditional pop music
Length 1:46:02
Label Sony
Producer Ernest Altschuler
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall is a 1962 live album by Tony Bennett. After the success of his single "I Left My Heart in San Francisco", he was invited to appear at Carnegie Hall.[2] The June concert was directed by Arthur Penn and Gene Saks. Carnegie Hall had not featured a pop performer until April 23, 1961 when Judy Garland recorded her legendary concert.[3]

Track listing[edit]

1962 12" LP, Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Lullaby of Broadway" (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 2:10
  2. "Just in Time" (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 2:08
  3. "All the Things You Are" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) - 3:04
  4. "Stranger in Paradise" (Alexander Borodin, Robert Wright, George Forrest) - 3:12
  5. "Our Love Is Here to Stay" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 2:09
  6. "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" (Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) - 2:09
  7. "Ol' Man River" (Hammerstein, Kern) - 2:49

Side two[edit]

  1. "It Amazes Me" (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) - 3:18
  2. "Firefly" (Coleman, Leigh) - 1:03
  3. "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" (George Cory, Douglas Cross) - 2:46
  4. "How About You?" (Ralph Freed, Burton Lane) - 1:17
  5. "April in Paris" (Vernon Duke, Yip Harburg) - 1:13
  6. "(In My) Solitude" (Eddie DeLange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 3:29
  7. "I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So" (Mack David, Ellington) - 2:29

Side three[edit]

  1. "Always" (Irving Berlin) - 1:34
  2. "Anything Goes" (Cole Porter) - 1:30
  3. "Blue Velvet" (Lee Morris, Bernie Wayne) - 2:37
  4. "Rags to Riches" (Richard Adler, Jerry Ross) - 1:08
  5. "Because of You" (Arthur Hammerstein, Dudley Wilkinson) - 1:40
  6. "What Good Does It Do" (Harold Arlen, Harburg) - 3:54
  7. "Lost in the Stars" (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt Weill) - 3:29
  8. "One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)" (Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 2:24

Side four[edit]

  1. "Lazy Afternoon" (John Latouche, Jerome Moross) - 2:43
  2. "Sing You Sinners" (Sam Coslow, W. Frank Harling) - 1:30
  3. "Love, Look Away" (O. Hammerstein, Rodgers) - 2:23
  4. "Sometimes I'm Happy (Sometimes I'm Blue)" (Irving Caesar, Clifford Grey, Vincent Youmans) - 2:26
  5. "My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?)" (Gordon, Warren) - 2:23
  6. "De Glory Road" (Clement Wood, Jacques Wolfe) - 8:51

1997 CD, Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall: Complete[edit]

Disc one[edit]

  1. Introduction/"Lullaby of Broadway" (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 2:20
  2. "Just in Time" (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 2:12
  3. "All the Things You Are" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) - 3:08
  4. "Fascinating Rhythm" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 1:21
  5. "Stranger in Paradise" (Alexander Borodin, Robert Wright, George Forrest) - 3:18
  6. "Our Love Is Here to Stay" (G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin) - 2:14
  7. "Love Look Away" (Hammerstein, Rodgers) - 2:30
  8. "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" (Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) - 2:12
  9. "Put on a Happy Face"/"Comes Once in a Lifetime" (Lee Adams, Charles Strouse)/(Comden, Green, Styne) - 2:09
  10. "My Ship" (Kurt Weill, I. Gershwin) - 2:36
  11. "Speak Low" (Weill, Ogden Nash) - 2:02
  12. "Lost in the Stars" (Maxwell Anderson, Weill) - 3:34
  13. "Always" (Irving Berlin) - 1:46
  14. "Anything Goes" (Cole Porter) - 1:29
  15. "Ol' Man River" (Hammerstein, Kern) - 2:59
  16. "Lazy Afternoon" (John Latouche, Jerome Moross) - 2:34
  17. "Sometimes I'm Happy (Sometimes I'm Blue)" (Irving Caesar, Clifford Grey, Vincent Youmans) - 2:28
  18. "Have I Told You Lately?" (Harold Rome) - 3:02
  19. "That Old Black Magic" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 1:25
  20. "A Sleepin' Bee" (Arlen, Truman Capote) - 2:58
  21. "I've Got the World on a String" (Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 3:03
  22. "What Good Does It Do" (Arlen, Yip Harburg) - 3:56
  23. "One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)" (Arlen, Mercer) - 2:33

Disc two[edit]

  1. "This Could Be the Start of Something" (Steve Allen) - 1:35
  2. "Without a Song" (Vincent Youmans, Billy Rose, Edward Eliscu) - 3:03
  3. "Toot Toot Tootsie (Goodbye)" (Gus Kahn, Ernie Erdman, Dan Russo) - 2:01
  4. "It Amazes Me" (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) - 3:02
  5. "Rules of the Road" (Coleman, Leigh) - 2:25
  6. "Firefly" (Coleman, Leigh) - 1:11
  7. "The Best Is Yet to Come" (Coleman, Leigh) - 2:39
  8. "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" (George Cory, Douglas Cross) - 2:55
  9. "How About You?"/"April in Paris" (Ralph Freed, Burton Lane)/(Vernon Duke, Harburg) - 2:35
  10. "Chicago (That Toddlin' Town)" (Fred Fisher) - 1:24
  11. "(In My) Solitude" (Eddie DeLange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 3:36
  12. "I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So" (Mack David, Ellington) - 2:36
  13. "Taking a Chance on Love" (Vernon Duke, Ted Fetter, John La Touche) - 1:56
  14. "My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?)" (Gordon, Warren) - 2:23
  15. "Pennies from Heaven" (Arthur Johnston, Johnny Burke) - 2:17
  16. "Rags to Riches" (Richard Adler, Jerry Ross) - 1:12
  17. "Blue Velvet" (Lee Morris, Bernie Wayne) - 2:44
  18. "Smile" (Charles Chaplin, Geoffrey Claremont Parsons, John Turner) - 1:23
  19. "Because of You" (Arthur Hammerstein, Dudley Wilkinson) - 1:42
  20. "Sing You Sinners" (Sam Coslow, W. Frank Harling) - 2:01
  21. "De Glory Road" (Clement Wood, Jacques Wolfe) - 8:43

Personnel[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Tony Bennett: The Good Life", Tony Bennett and Will Friedwald, Pocket Books, London, 1997, p167.
  3. ^ Bennett and Friedwald, p167