Bosba PANH

Music

Dream a Little Dream


BosbaPANH
2014-01-05

Story

I played this song in July 2013 for the NextGen Friendsof the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, the volunteers of age under 35 who welcome you at the Kennedy Center and help the operas of the National Symphonic Orchestra of Washington DC. It is in the Israeli Lounge.

 

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"Dream a Little Dream of Me" is a song, from c.1931, with music by Fabian Andre and Wilbur Schwandt and lyrics by Gus Kahn. It was first recorded in February 1931 by Ozzie Nelsonand also by Wayne King and His Orchestra, with vocal by Ernie Birchill. A popular standard, more than 60 other versions have been recorded, but some of the highest chart ratings were in 1968 by Mama Cass Elliot with the Mamas and Papas.