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Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - We'll Gather Lilacs / If I Had A Wishing Ring download mp3 album
Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra
We'll Gather Lilacs / If I Had A Wishing Ring
Swing, Big Band
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1939 mb
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1903 mb
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Tommy Dorsey (November 19, 1905 – November 26, 1956) was an American jazz trombonist, trumpeter, and bandleader of the Big Band era. He was the younger brother of Jimmy Dorsey. His lyrical trombone style became one of the signature sounds of his band and of the Swing Era. Thomas Francis Dorsey, Jr. was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, and started out only 16 years later in Allentown, Pennsylvania, with big band leader Russ Morgan in the famous pick-up band of the 1920s "The Scranton Sirens".

We'll gather lilacs in the spring again. And walk together down an English lane. Until our hearts have learnt to sing again. Dorsey had a reputation for being a perfectionist and he was volatile and also known to hire and fire musicians based on his mood. The new band was popular from almost the moment it signed with RCA Victor with On Treasure Island, after his 1935 recording however, Dorseys manager cut the hot jazz that Dorsey had mixed with his own lyrical style and instead had Dorsey play pop and vocal tunes. Dorsey would keep his Clambake Seven as a Dixieland group that played during performances, the Dorsey band had a national radio presence in 1936, first from Dallas and then from Los Angeles

Album · 1994 · 120 Songs. Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra. I'll Be Seeing You (From "The Royal Palm Revue"). April Played the Fiddle (From "If I Had My Way"). 14. I Haven't the Time to Be a Millionaire (From "If I Had My Way"). Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey.

I'll Never Smile Again" is a 1940 song written by Ruth Lowe. The most successful and best-known version of the song was recorded by Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra, with vocals provided by Frank Sinatra and The Pied Pipers. This recording was released as a Victor 78, 26628A, in 1940.

Original sheet music cover, Chappell, 1945. We'll Gather Lilacs, also called We'll Gather Lilacs In The Spring, is a song by Welsh composer Ivor Novello which he wrote for the hit musical romance Perchance to Dream. It was originally recorded by Muriel Barron & Olive Gilbert (1945) and by Geraldo and his Orchestra, who reached the UK charts with it in 1946. A recording by Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra (vocal by Stuart Foster) was a minor hit in the USA in 1946. It has since been performed by many artists, including notably Anne Ziegler and Webster

Orchestra under the leading of Tommy Dorsey, formed in 1935 and disbanded in 1946.

As for his own LPs/records, he formed his first orchestra in 1955 and recorded the LP The Fox In Hi-Fi (Brunswick BL-54020) containing: A1. Whamboogie; A2. Too Much Moon; A. I'll Never Smile Again; B6. Rose Of The Rio Grande. Both these albums have been reformatted for CD in a 2003 EMI import with excellent sound reproduction and liner notes by Dom Cerulli, but those vinyl albums still sound great on the turntable!

We three, we'll wait for you Even till eter-ni-ty My echo, my shadow, and me TRANSCRIBER'S NOTE: It is reported that the sheet music starts with: HERE WE GO A-GAIN JUST REM-I-NISC-ING, DREAM-ING OF YES-TER-DAY, AND THE JOYS WE'RE MISS-ING but The Ink Spots did not sing this intro. Teile diesen Songtext. Lyrics powered by ww. usixmatch.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A We'll Gather Lilacs
Written-By – Ivor Novello
B If I Had A Wishing Ring
Written-By – Louis Alter, Marla Shelton

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – RCA Victor Division Of Radio Corporation Of America
  • Pressed By – RCA Records Pressing Plant, Indianapolis


  • Vocals [Vocal Refrain] – Stuart Foster


For best results use RCA Victor Needles

Side A = Mx. D6VB1569 - from "Perchance to Dream"

Side B = Mx. D6VB1568 - from the Golden Picture Production "Breakfast In Hollywood".

RCA Victor Division of Radio Corporation Of America, Camden, N.J. Made in U.S.A.

Recorded January 17, 1946.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): 20-1809-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): 20-1809-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side A, Stamped): 20-1809A 5S I G
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side B, Stamped): 20-1809B 5S T