Time After Time (1947 song)

"Time After Time" is a jazz standard about nostalgia [1] with lyrics written by Sammy Cahn and music by Jule Styne in 1946.

"Time After Time"
Published1947 by Barton Music
Composer(s)Jule Styne
Lyricist(s)Sammy Cahn

The first recording was on November 19, 1946 for Musicraft[2] by Sarah Vaughan with the Teddy Wilson Quartet: Wilson on piano, Charlie Ventura on tenor saxophone, Remo Palmieri on guitar, and Billy Taylor on double bass.

The song was written for Frank Sinatra in the 1947 film It Happened in Brooklyn. The pianist providing the music offstage was André Previn. Sinatra recorded it again in 1957 with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra.[3]

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  2. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i Gioia, Ted (2012). The Jazz Standards. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp. 437–438. ISBN 978-0-19-993739-4.
  4. ^ "Gentle Is My Love - Nancy Wilson". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  5. ^ https://www.allmusic.com/album/where-am-i-going-mw0000309627
  6. ^ Monger, Timothy. "Classics". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 May 2018.