Abbreviations

F-French
L-Latin
G-German
P-Polish
I-Italian
R-Russian
H-Hungarian
pf-piano

Full names of Conductors

Robert Armbruster
Léo Arnaud
Guiseppe Bamboschek
Robert Russell Bennett
Russ Case
Ken Darby
Lehman Engel
Nathaniel Finston
Skitch Henderson
Theodore Paxson (Eddy’s accompanist)
Maximillian Pilzer
David Rose
Nathaniel Shilkret
Harry Sosnik
Frieder Weissmann
Paul Weston
Hugo Winterhalter

Dates are given in American sequence: month/day/year.

Soundtrack selections are often available now on CD

 

*Performer                       Rec. date       Company           Conductor

AH, SWEET MYSTERY OF LIFE (Naughty Marietta)

*Nelson Eddy               3/11/35       RCA               Shilkret

*Jeanette MacDonald         3/20/35       RCA               Stothart

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/17/36       RCA                Shilkret

*Eddy & Nadine Conner   9/20/49       Columbia        Armbruster

*Jeanette MacDonald         11/16/50          RCA                Bennett

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/27/57       RCA                Engel

AIR DES BIJOUX – “The Jewel Song” (San Francisco)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/15/39       RCA                Bamboschek

ALWAYS IN ALL WAYS (Monte Carlo) with The Rounders male quartet

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/4/30              RCA                 Leroy Shield

BATTLE HYMN OF’THE REPUBLILIC (San Francisco)

*Jeanette MacDonald         1/29/45      RCA                 Pilzer

BEYOND THE BLUE HORIZON (Monte Carlo, Follow the Boys)

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/5/30         RCA 22514    Leroy Shields
with The Rounders male quartet

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/4/50         RCA                 Bennett

*Jeanette MacDonald         6/5/58         RCA                Rose

CHANSON DE VILYA – See VILIA

CHANTE ITALIENNE -“Italian Street Song” (Naughty Marietta, Broadway Serenade)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         3/20/35      RCA-unreleased

COEUR CONTRE COEUR -“We Will Always Be Sweethearts” (One Hour with You)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         4/24/32      RCA K-           Finston

DONKEY SERENADE (The Firefly)

*Allan Jones                                          RCA                 Unknown

*Jeanette MacDonald         4/18/46       RCA                 Case

*Allan Jones                       1966           ANX 118             Unknown

DREAM LOVER (The Love Parade)

*Jeanette MacDonald         12/11/29          RCA                Shilkret

DRINK TO ME ONLY WITH THINE EYES (Smilin’ Through)

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41       RCA                 Stothart

ESSAYONS D’OUBLIER – “Try to Forget” (The Cat and the Fiddle)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         8/30/34      RCA                Stothart

FAREWELL TO DREAMS (cut from Maytime)

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/21/36       RCA                Shilkret

FILLES DE CADIX, LES -“Maids of Cadiz” (Maytime, Broadway Serenade, Cairo)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/13/39       RCA                Bamboschek

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         8/4/50         RCA                 Bennett

GIANNINA MIA (The Firefly)

*Allan Jones                                          RCA                 Unknown

*Jeanette MacDonald         4/16/46       RCA                 Case

GIRL ON THE PROW, THE (stage version of New Moon)

*Eleanor Steber                 9/?/50              Columbia         Arnaud

HOLY CITY, THE (San Francisco)

*Jeanette MacDonald         1/29/45       RCA                 Pilzer

*Nelson Eddy               8/10/50       Columbia        Arnaud

I LOVE YOU SO – “Merry Widow Waltz” (The Merry Widow)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald       2/27/33    Disque Gramophone     M. Vervily

IF I WERE KING (The Vagabond King)

*Dennis King               1930           RCA

IF YOU WERE MINE – “Romance” by Rubinstein (The Sun Comes Up)

*Jeanette MacDonald         5/18/49      RCA                Armbruster

IL ÉTAIT UN R01 DE THULE – from Faust (San Francisco)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/15/39       RCA                 Bamboschek

I’LL SEE YOU AGAIN (Bitter Sweet)

*Nelson Eddy               10/14/40          Columbia         Armbruster

*Jeanette MacDonald         12/17/47          RCA                Armbruster

I’M AN APACHE – See POOR APACHE

INDIAN LOVE CALL (Rose Marie)

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/17/36       RCA                Shilkret

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/4/50         RCA Vic          Bennett

*Eddy & Dorothy Kirsten 2/5/51         Columbia        Arnaud

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/27/57       RCA                Engel

ISN’T IT ROMANTIC (Love Me Tonight) – See also N’ EST CE PAS POETIQUE

*Jeanette MacDonald         7/5/32              RCA                Finston

*Eddy & Gale Sherwood   1964?              Everest            Unknown

ITALIAN STREET SONG (Naughty Marietta, Broadway Serenade)

*Jeanette MacDonald         3/20/35       RCA                Stothart

*Jeanette MacDonald         1/31/45      RCA                Pilzer

*Nadine Conner            9/20/49       Columbia        Armbruster

*Jeanette MacDonald         6/5/58         RCA                 Rose

J’AIME D’AMOUR (“Merry Widow Waltz”) – See also I LOVE YOU SO

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         2/27/33       Disque Gramophone M. Bervily

JE SUIS UN MECHANT – “Poor Apache” (Love Me Tonight)

F   *Maurice Chevalier       6/29/32      RCA

JE VEUX VIVRE DANS CE REVE – “Juliet’s Waltz” (Rose Marie)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/15/39      RCA                Bamboschek

JERUSALEM – See HOLY CITY (San Francisco

JEWEL SONG – See AIR DES BIJOUX (San Francisco)

JULIET’S WALTZ – See JE VEUX VIVRE DANS CE REVE (Rose Marie)

KERRY DANCE, THE (Smilin’ Through)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41      RCA                Stothart

LAND OF HOPE AND GLORY (Smilin’ Through)

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41       RCA                Stothart

LAND OF SKY BLUE WATERS (Cairo)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         9/11/39       RCA               Bamboschek

LES FILLES DE CADIX – see FILLES DE CADIX, LES (Maytime)

LITTLE LOVE, A LITTLE KISS, A (Smilin’ Through)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41       RCA                Stothart.

LOVE ME TONIGHT (Love Me Tonight)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         7/5/34              RCA                Finston

LOVER, COME BACK TO ME (New Moon)

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/16/39       RCA                Bamboschek

*Nelson Eddy               7/14/40       Columbia         Finston

*Eddy & Eleanor Steber    9/9/50              Columbia         Arnaud

MARCH OF THE GRENADIERS (The Love Parade)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         12/11/29          RCA                     Shilkret

MERRY WIDOW WALTZ – See I LOVE YOU SO

MIMI (Love Me Tonight)

     *Maurice Chevalier       6/29/32      RCA

MON COCKTAIL D’AMOUR -“My Love Parade” (The Love Parade)

*Maurice Chevalier       1929/30           World Record Club SH 156

MY LOVE PARADE (The Love Parade) – See also “Mon Cocktail d’Amour”

     *Maurice Chevalier       1930                RCA                Unknown

NAUGHTY MARIETTA (stage version of Naughty Marietta)

*Nadine Conner            9/20/49       Columbia        Armbruster

N’EST-CE PAS POETIQUE (Isn’t It Romantic) (Love Me Tonight)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         7/5/32              RCA                Finston

NEARER MY GOD TO THEE (San Francisco)

*Jeanette MacDonald         1/29/45       RCA       .    .    Pilzer

*Nelson Eddy               4/2/46             Columbia        Pilzer

NOBODY’S USING IT NOW (The Love Parade) 

See also “Personne Ne S’en Sert Maintenant”

*Maurice Chevalier       1930                RCA                Unknown

OBEY YOUR HEART – See WHO ARE WE TO SAY?

OH, CETTE MITZI – “Oh! That Mitzi!” (One Hour with You)

F   *Maurice Chevalier                        World Record Club SH 156

OH! THAT MITZI! (One Hour with You)

*Maurice Chevalier       2/24/32      RCA                 Joy

ONE HOUR WITH YOU (One Hour with You)

*Jeanette MacDonald         4/24/32       RCA               Finston

*Donald Novis and the         1932         VIC         Grier
Jimmie Grier Orchestra

ONE KISS (New Moon)

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/16/39       RCA               Bamboschek

*Eleanor Steber   .             9/7/50             Columbia        Arnaud

ONLY A ROSE (The Vagabond King)

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/2/50              RCA                Bennett

OUVRE TON COEUR (Smilin’ Through)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41       RCA               Stothart

PARIS, JE T’AIME D’AMOUR – “Paris, Stay the Same” (The Love Parade)

F   *Maurice Chevalier       4/10/30      RCA                Unknown

PARIS, STAY THE SAME (The Love Parade)

*Maurice Chevalier       1930           RCA                Unknown

POOR APACHE (Love Me Tonight) – See also JE SUIS UN MECHANT

*Maurice Chevalier       1933           RCA                Unknown

PRETTY THINGS (Stage version of Rose Marie)

*Dorothy Kirsten          2/5/51              Columbia         Arnaud

QU’AURIEZ VOUS FAIT – “What Would You Do?” (One Hour with You)

F   *Maurice Chevalier                          World Record Club SH 156

ROMANCE by Rubinstein – See IF YOU WERE MINE (The Sun Comes Up)

SAN FRANCISCO (San Francisco)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         11/16/50          RCA                Bennett

SMILIN’ THROUGH (Smilin’ Through)

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/22/41       RCA                Stothart

*Nelson Eddy               6/24/37       RCA                Stothart

SONG OF LOVE (Stage production of Blossom Time)

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/21/36      RCA                Shilkret

SONG OF THE VAGABONDS (The Vagabond King)

*Dennis King                1927                RCA                Unknown

SONGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME (The Sun Comes Up)

*Jeanette MacDonald         5/18/49      RCA                Armbruster

SPRINGTIDE (Grieg) (Three Daring Daughters)

*Jeanette MacDonald         12/18/47          RCA               Armbruster

SUMMER SERENADE (Sweethearts)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         1/31/45       RCA                Pilzer

SWEETHEARTS WALTZ (Sweethearts, Three Daring Daughters)

*Jeanette MacDonald         4/18/46       RCA                 Case

TES YEUX (Rose Marie, The Sun Comes Up)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         5/18/49       RCA               Armbruster

TONIGHT WILL TEACH ME TO FORGET – “The Diary Song” (The Merry Widow)

     *Jeanette MacDonald         8/30/34       RCA               Stothart

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         8/30/34       RCA               Stothart

TRY TO FORGET (The Cat and the Fiddle) – See also ESSAYONS D’OUBLIER

*Jeanette MacDonald         9/20/34       RCA               Stothart

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/20/34      RCA               Stothart

UN BEL DI VEDREMO (Broadway Serenade, The Sun Comes Up)

I   *Jeanette MacDonald         9/11/46       RCA               Weissmann

UNE HEURE PRÈS DE TOI – “One Hour with You” (One Hour with You)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         4/24/32      RCA               Finston

VEUX-TU M’AIMER – “Love Me Tonight” (Love Me Tonight)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         7/5/32         RCA               Finston

VILIA (The Merry Widow)

F   *Jeanette MacDonald         2/27/33       Disque Gramophone     M. Bervily

*Jeanette MacDonald         8/14/34       RCA               Stothart

*Jeanette MacDonald         5/18/49       RCA               Armbruster

WALTZ HUGUETTE (The Vagabond King)

*Susan Hayward          1955           MGM               Charles Henderson

WALTZ SONG – See JE VEUX VIVRE DANS CE REVE (Rose Marie)

WALTZ from Der Rosenkavalier – See WHERE THERE’S LOVE (Three Daring Daughters)

WANTING YOU (New Moon)

*Nelson Eddy               7/14/40       Columbia         Finston

*Eddy & Eleanor Steber    9/9/50              Columbia        Arnaud

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/27/57       RCA                Engel

WE WILL ALWAYS BE SWEETHEARTS (One Hour with You)

*Jeanette MacDonald         4/24/32      RCA                Funston

WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (One Hour with You)

*Maurice Chevalier       1932                RCA                Unknown

WHERE THERE’S LOVE – “Der Rosenkavalier Waltz” (Three Daring Daughters)

*Jeanette MacDonald         12/18/47          RCA                Armbruster

WILL YOU REMEMBER? (Maytime)

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/21/36       RCA                Shilkret

*Jeanette MacDonald         11/16/50         RCA                 Bennett

*MacDonald & Eddy         9/27/57       RCA                 Engel

ZIGEUNER (Bitter Sweet)

*Jeanette MacDonald         12/18/47          RCA                Armbruster