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AND THIS IS MY BELOVED From the Broadway Musical "Kismet" (1953) (Music: Aleksandr Borodin - Music Adaptation & Lyrics by Robert Wright & George Forrest) Doretta Morrow, Alfred Drake & Richsrd Kiley (Broadway Production) - 1953 Jerry Vale (with Percy Faith & His Orch.) - 1953 Eddie Fisher (with Hugo Winterhalter & His Orch.) - 1954 Sarah Vaughan - 1954 Percy Faith & His Orch. (Instr.) - 1954 Ann Blyth, Howard Keel & Vic Damone (Film Soundtrack0 - 1955 Sammy Davis Jr. - 1955 Mario Lanza (with Jeff Alexander Choir) - 1956 Stanley Black & His Orch. (Instr.) - 1958 The Mastersounds with Wes Montgomery - 1958 Johnny mathis - 1959 Barbara McNair - 1959 Wayne King & His Orch. (Instr.) - 1959 Malcolm Vaughn - 1960 Etta Jones - 1961 Robert Goulet - 1961 Martin Denny & His Orch. (Instr.) - 1961 Grahame Laver, Elizabeth Harwood & Peter Grant - 1961 Jackie Wilson - 1962 John Gary - 1963 Gordon MacRae & Dorothy Kirsten - 1964 Adele Leigh, Kenneth McKeller & Robert Merrill with Mantovani & His Orch. - 1964 Gloria Lynne - 1964 Julie De Marco - 1964 Sergio Franchi - 1964 Alfred Drake & Lee Venora (Lincoln Centre Production) - 1965 Ray Conniff & His Singers - 1966 Jim Nabors - 1967 Peter Wynne - 1967 Norman Newell & His Orch. (Instr.) - 1968 Julie Andrews - 1977 Manuel & The Music of the Mountains (Instr.) - 1978 Samuel Ramey, Ruth Ann Swenson & Jerry Hadley - 1991 Richard Hayman & His Symphony Orch. (Instr.) - 1991 Lesley Garrett - 1992 Shelly Moore - 1995 Marie Michuda - 1999 Mary Ann Fosco - 2005 Patricia Welch - 2007 Katherine Jenkins - 2011 Siobhan Stagg - 2011 Also recorded by: Moira Anderson; Michael Ball; Dave Rendall; Arthur Fiedler & Boston Pops Orch.; Barry Crocker; Vaughn Meader; Julia Migenes-Johnson; Romantic Strings Orch.; Gordon MacRae; Vic Damone; Melanie Holliday; Norman Luboff Choir; Liberace; Richard Tucker; Don Shirley; Lorna King; ......... and many others. Dawn's promising skies Petals on a pool drifting Imagine these in one pair of eyes And this is my beloved Strange spice from the south Honey through the comb sifting Imagine these on one eager mouth And this is my beloved. And when she speaks And when she talks to me Music! Mystery! And when she moves And when she walks with me Paradise comes suddenly near All that can stir, all that can stun All that's for the heart's lifting Imagine these in one perfect one And this is my beloved And this is my beloved ********************* As performed by ANN BLYTH, HOWARD KEEL and VIC DAMONE in the 1955 MGM film "Kismet": HK: Were his eyes grey, brown? AB: His eyes were ..... Oh, Father, we talked only for a few moments He touched my hand ..... HK: You'd say his eyes were AB: Sometime bright HK: But only sometime AB: Often dark HK: Well, that is plain AB: Plain words can't tell the thrill HK: Then tell it how you will BLYTH: Dawn's promising skies Petals on a pool drifting Imagine these in one pair of eyes And this is my beloved Strange spice from the south Honey through the comb sifting Imagine these on one eager mouth And this is my beloved DAMONE: And when she speaks And when she talks to me Music! Mystery! And when she moves And when she walks with me Paradise comes suddenly near BLYTH: All that can stir, all that can stun All that's for the heart's lifting Imagine these in one perfect one And this is my beloved BOTH: And this is my beloved (Contributed by maritere1939 - June 2005) (Updated by Mel Priddle - June 2014)

    


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