POINCIANA

Latest update on 10/08/2013

Artist: Bing Crosby
Author: Buddy Bernier/Nat Simon
Label: Decca
Year: 1943

Adapted from Cancion Del Arbol (Song Of The Tree), already written in '36 by Manuel Lliso on a Cuban traditional folk melody.

Covers:

1943:

Benny Carter

1943:

David Rose

1943:

Kay Kyser [radio transcription]

1943:

Vaughn Monroe [another radio transcription]

1944:

Glenn Miller [vocal: Johnny Desmond]

1944:

Jack Teagarden

1946:

Frank Sinatra

1950:

Hermanos Rigual

1952:

Steve Lawrence

1955:

Ahmad Jamal [jazz classic on Argo]

1956:

Four Freshmen

1959:

Billy Taylor

1960:

Chet Atkins

1961:

Nat King Cole

1962:

Esquivel

1962:

Ted Heath

1962:

Vic Damone

1962:

Robert Goulet

1963:

Cal Tjader

1967:

Brian & The Hi-Five [hit B]

1973:

MFSB

1975:

Klaus Wunderlich

1976:

Manhattan Transfer

1978:

Gato Barbieri

1997:

Gary Burton

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