HÖR MEIN LIED, VIOLETTA

Latest update on 20/11/2009

Artist: Adalbert Lutter mit seinem Tanzorchester
Author: Rudolf Luckesch/Othmar Klose
Label: Telefunken
Year: 1937

Tango serenade, partly based on a motif from the prelude of Act 1 of Verdi's opera La Traviata (1853), where Violetta's the name of the courtisane holding the leading part. German words by Othmar Klose published in 1936.

Covers:

1937:

Gramophon Tanz-orchester

1937:

Georg Malmstein & Dallapé Orkesteri [on Odeon Finland]

1938:

Will Glahé [first success, on Electrola]

1938:

Johnny & Jones [as Swing Your Song, Violetta]

1940:

Glenn Miller [as Hear My Song, Violetta; vocal: Ray Eberle; English lyrics: Buddy Bernier]

1947:

Jozef Locke [idem; his trademark song; in '92 in his biopic; hit IRE & UK]

1947:

Jimmy Dorsey [idem; vocal: Frank Sinatra]

1947:

Mantovani [idem]

1960:

David Whitfield [idem]

1961:

Ray Adams [idem; Euro hit]

1962:

Jorgen Ingmann

1962:

Tielman Brothers

1962:

Bobbejaan Schoepen [as Violetta]

1974:

Joe Harris [as 'k Zing Een Lied Violetta]

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