Swingin' on the Moon

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Swingin' on the Moon
Studio album by
RecordedAugust 3–5, 1960
GenreVocal jazz
ProducerRussell Garcia
Mel Tormé chronology
Mel Tormé Swings Shubert Alley
Swingin' on the Moon
Broadway, Right Now!
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Swingin' on the Moon is a 1960 album by Mel Tormé. The Moon is the connecting theme, and every track, but one, contains the word "Moon" in the title.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Swingin' on the Moon" (Mel Tormé) – 3:32
  2. "Moonlight Cocktail" (Kim Gannon, Luckey Roberts) – 3:04
  3. "I Wished on the Moon" (Dorothy Parker, Ralph Rainger) – 3:56
  4. "Moon Song" (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston) – 3:16
  5. "How High the Moon" (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) – 3:13
  6. "Don't Let That Moon Get Away" (Johnny Burke, James V. Monaco) – 2:39
  7. "Blue Moon" (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 3:46
  8. "Velvet Moon" (Eddie DeLange, Josef Myrow) – 3:00
  9. "No Moon at All" (Redd Evans, Dave Mann) – 2:39
  10. "Moonlight in Vermont" (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) – 3:05
  11. "Oh, You Crazy Moon" (Burke, Van Heusen) – 3:16
  12. "The Moon Was Yellow" (Fred E. Ahlert, Edgar Leslie) – 2:46