Mabel Mercer

PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED LIVE PERFORMANCES

MABEL MERCER – LEGENDARY PERFORMERS

Tracks

  1. Everybody’s Lookin’ (Around for an Angel)
  2. Put On a Happy Face
  3. After You, Who?
  4. Trouble Comes
  5. Season’s Greetings
  6. The Family Is Home
  7. Sunday in New York
  8. Lazy Afternoon
  9. When the World Was Young
  10. While We’re Young
  11. I Feel Pretty
  12. Isn’t He Adorable
  13. They Were You
  14. Mira
  15. Merely Marvelous
  16. From This Moment On
  17. Some Fine Day
  18. Days Gone By
  19. Once Upon a Time
  20. If You Leave Paris
  21. Everytime We Say Goodbye
  22. Looking at You
  23. More I Cannot Wish You

Sam Hamilton, Cy Walter and Stan Freeman, pianists

This crucial edition in the Harbinger series spotlighting Legendary Performers features the ultimate singer’s singer, Mabel Mercer. Renowned for her superb interpretive powers, Mercer was an inspiration for a generation of singers from Frank Sinatra to Bobby Short.

Here are 23 remarkable performances including six songs previously unrecorded. Performed for a live audience in the mid-1960s, the disc offers Mabel Mercer at her best. These recordings were recently discovered and are being released for the first time for the enjoyment of everyone interested in the cream of American popular song.

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