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LULLABY OF THE LEAVES From the Broadway Revue "Chamberlain Brown's Scrap Book" (1932) (Bernice Petkere / Joe Young) Ina Hayward (Broadway Production) - 1932 George Olsen & His Orch. - 1932 Connee Boswell - 1932 Ben Selvin & His Orch. - 1932 Roy Fox & His Band (vocal: Al Bowlly) - 1932 Ambrose & His Orch. (vocal: Sam Browne) - 1932 Cavan O'Conner & His Orch. - 1932 Roy Smeck & His Vita Trio - 1932 Anita O'Day - 1952 Keely Smith - 1956 Teri Thornton - 1960 Ella Fitzgerald - 1964 Ray Conniff, His Orch. & Chorus - 1964 Mary Hopkin - 1969 Barbara Lea - 1995 Mary Stallings - 1996 Jackie Ryan - 2002 Also recorded by: Mel Tormé; June Christy; Leslie Uggams; Asylum Street Spankers; Chet Atkins; Meredith d'Ambrosio; Ted Heath & His Orch; Mary Hopkin; Henry Hall & His Orch; Donna Byrne; Connie Evingson; The Platters; Russ Freeman; Frank DiFavio; Tommy Dorsey; Jerry Douglas & Peter Rowan; Erroll Garner; Dizzy Gillespie; Jackie Gleason; Mimi Fox; Benny Goodman; Dexter Gordon; Chico Hamilton; Art Farmer; The Ventures; Carmen Cavallaro; Davie Allan & The Arrows; Billy Eckstine; Roy Eldridge; Tito Puente; The Supertones; Stan Kenton & His Orch; Marian McPartland; Page Cavanaugh; Sauter-Finegan; Arthur Lyman & Ethel Azama; George Benson; Mary Lou Williams & Her Chosen Five; Ray Martin & His Orch; Jack Payne & His Band; Ruby Braff; Randy Brooks; Art Tatum; Gerry Mulligan Quartet: .............and many, many others. Rustling of the leaves used to be my lullaby In the sunny South when I was a tot so high And now that I have grown And myself alone Cradle me where Southern skies Can watch me with a million eyes Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves Cover me with heaven's blue And let me dream a dream or two Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves I'm breezing along, along with the breeze I'm hearing a song, a song thru the trees Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh That fine melody caressing the shore Familiar to me, I've heard it before Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, that's Southland Don't I feel it in my soul And don't I know I've reached my goal Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the Leaves ***************************** Alternate opening verse as recorded by ELLA FITZGERALD: Rustling of the leaves used to be my lullaby Days so long ago when I was a tot so high And now that I have grown I've found myself ***************************** As recorded by GEORGE OLSEN & HIS ORCHESTRA: Cradle me where Southern skies Can watch me with a million eyes Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves, ooh-ooh-ooh Cover me with heaven's blue And let me dream a dream or two Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves, ooh-ooh I'm breezing along, along with the breeze I'm hearing a song, a song thru the trees Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh A fine melody caressing the shore Familiar to me, I've heard it before Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, bah-bah-bah-bah, that's Southland Don't I feel it in my soul And don't I know I've reached my goal Sing to me, sing to me, sing to me Lullaby, lullaby, lullaby of the Leaves ******************************* As recorded by KEELY SMITH: Cradle me where Southern skies Can watch me with a million eyes Oh, sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves Cover me with heaven's blue And let me dream a dream or two Oh, sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves I'm breezin' along, along with the breeze I'm hearin' a song, a song thru the trees Oooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh A fine melody caressing the shore Familiar to me, I've heard it before Oooh, ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, that's Southland Don't I feel it in my soul And don't I know I've reached my goal Oh, sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves So, hum me to sleep Sing me to sleep Lullaby of the leaves ***************************

    


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