Romanian violinist, composer and bandleader. Real name: Ghita Bulencea. He was a pupil of the same music teacher in Dresden who formed Jacha Heifetz (see: Hora Staccato). Recorded in Berlin. Reissued on Frémeaux comp Tziganes - Paris Berlin Budapest 1910-1935.
Ambrose [as My Prayer; vocal: Denny Dennis]
Joe Loss [idem; vocal by Chick Henderson]
Vera Lynn [idem]
Al Donahue [idem; first American version]
Glenn Miller [vocal: Ray Eberle]
Platters [n°1 US]
Didier Lapeyrère [as Ma prière]
Ralf Bendix [as Warum mussen Jahre vergeh'n]
Zafiros [as Mi Oracion]
Gerry Monroe [top 10 UK]
Narvel Felts [hit C&W]
Ray, Goodman & Brown [all as My Prayer]
Adriano Celentano [as Vivro Per Lei]
English translation by Jimmy Kennedy, an Irishman in London, who's Harbour Lights and Red Sails In The Sunset were also covered by The Platters.