Dimanche 8 septembre 2019
58 min

Repassez-moi l'standard... "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" music Richard Rodgers & lyrics Lorenz Hart (1939)

The song was introduced by Richard Kollmar and Marcy Westcott in the musical Too Many Girls. It was performed by Trudy Erwin -- dubbing for Lucille Ball in the 1940 film version produced by RKO -- and into the score of the 1957 film Pal Joey, where it was sung by Frank Sinatra.

Repassez-moi l'standard... "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" music Richard Rodgers & lyrics Lorenz Hart (1939)
Photographed In 1927 : Richard Rodgers (1902-1979) & Lorenz Hart (1895-1943)

I Didn't Know What Time It Was is a popular song. The music was written by Richard Rodgers and the lyrics by Lorenz Hart for the musical Too Many Girls (1939) which opened on October 18, 1939, at the Imperial Theatre, New York City...

♫Repassez-moi l'standard - Générique 

Label Bleu
Label Bleu

♪Stefano Bollani, piano solo : Bar biturico - De l'album "Les Fleurs Bleues (2002)" -Label Bleu ‎LBLC 6635 

♫Repassez-moi l'standard - Programme

Once I was young
Yesterday, perhaps
Danced with Jim and Paul
And kissed some other chaps.
Once I was young,

Label BD Music
Label BD Music

♪Nat King Cole, piano : Orchestre direction Nelson Riddle : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "BD Music & Cabu present Nat King Cole (2015) - Label BD Music 73133

But never was naive.
I thought I had a trick or two
Up my imaginary sleeve.
And now I know I was naive.

Label Kreis
Label Kreis

♪Dorothy Dandridge, chant. Herb Ellis, guitare. Ray Brown, contrebasse. Alvin Stoller, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l’album "Anthologie Dorothy Dandridge : 15 Famous songs" - Label Kreis 2016

I didn't know what time it was
Then I met you.
Oh, what a lovely time it was,
How sublime it was too !

Label Elenco
Label Elenco

♪Laura Fontaine, piano slow-fox 1958 & son Quartette : Alain Goraguer, piano.  Paul Rovère, contrebasse. Christian Garros, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - 45T Label Elenco 526690-2

I didn't know what time it was
You hold my hand.
Warm like the month of May it was,
And I'll say it was grand.

Label RCA Victor
Label RCA Victor

♪Matt Dennis, piano. Orchestre direction Harry Geller : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "Matt Dennis – She Dances Overhead (1954)" - Label RCA Victor ‎LPM 1065

Grand to be alive, to be young,
To be mad, to be yours alone!
Grand tosee your face, feel your touch,
Hear your voice say I'm all your own.

Label Musidisc
Label Musidisc

♪Eddie Costa, vibraphone & piano. Art Farmer, trompette. Teddy Kotick, contrebasse. Paul Motian, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "Art Farmer - Nature boy (1982)" - 33T Label Musidisc JA 5239

I didn't know what time it was
Live was no prize.
I wanted love and here it was
Shining out of your eyes.
I'm wise,
And I know what time it is now.

Label Tangerine Records
Label Tangerine Records

♪Jimmy Scott, chant. Orchestre direction Marty Paich : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l’album "Falling in love is wonderful - Jimmy Scott (1963)" - Label Tangerine Records 8122736432

Once I was old
Twenty years or so
Rather well preserved,
The wrinkles didn't show.

Label Mercury
Label Mercury

♪Roland Kirk Quartet : Roland Kirk, flûte. Winton Kelly, piano. Vernon Martin, contrebasse. Roy Haynes, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "The complete recordings of Roland Kirk / Rashaan Vol.2 (1990)" - Label Mercury 846632-2

Once I was old,
But not too old for fun.
I used to hunt for little girls
Up my imaginary gun.

Label Verve
Label Verve

♪Billie Holiday, chant. Jimmy Rowles, piano. Barney Kessell, guitare. Ben Webster, saxophone ténor. Harry "Sweets" Edison, trompette. Red Mitchell, contrebasse. Alvin Stoller, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "Songs for distingué lovers - Billie Holiday (1958)" - Label Verve 539056-2

But now I ain't for only one!
I didn't know what time it was
Then I met you.
Oh, what a lovely time it was,

Label Blue Note
Label Blue Note

♪Sonny Clark, piano. Paul Chambers, contrebasse. Philly Joe Jones, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l’album "Sonny Clark Trio (1958)" - Label Blue Note 5337742

How sublime it was too!
I didn't know what time it was
You hold my hand.
Warm like the month of May it was,
And I'll say it was grand.

Label Liberty
Label Liberty

♪Julie London, chant. Arrgts Don Bagley : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "Julie London – Nice Girls Don't Stay For Breakfast (1967) - Label Liberty ‎LST-7493 

Grand to be alive, to be young,
To be mad, to be yours alone!
Grand tosee your face, feel your touch,
Hear your voice say I'm all your own.

Label Concord Jazz
Label Concord Jazz

♪Cedar Walton, piano solo :I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l’album "Cedar Walton at Maybeck / Maybeck Recital Hall Series - Vol. 25 (1993) - Label Concord Jazz CCD 4546 

I didn't know what time it was
Live was no prize.
I wanted love and here it was

Label Champian Records
Label Champian Records

♪Champian Fulton, chant & piano : Hide Tanaka, contrebasse. Fukushi Tanaika, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart / arrgts Buster Williams) - De l'album "Champian Fulton – The Stylings Of Champian (2018)" - Label Champian Records ‎CR002

Shining out of your eyes.
I'm wise,
And I know what time it is now.

Label Black & Blue
Label Black & Blue

♪André Persiani, piano. Roland Lobligeois, contrebasse. Oliver Jackson, batterie : I Didn't Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart) - De l'album "The definitive Black & Blue Sessions - The Real Me André Persiani (1972)" - Label Black & Blue BB 978.2

La programmation musicale :
  • 19h03
    I Didn't Know What Time It Was - NAT KING COLE
    Nat King Cole

    I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

    Rodgers : compositeur
    Album Bd Music & Cabu Present Nat King Cole Label Bdmusic (73133) Année 2015
  • 19h06
    I didn't know what time it was - DOROTHY DANDRIDGE
    Dorothy Dandridge

    I didn't know what time it was

    Album 15 Famous Songs Label Kreis Année 2016
  • 19h09
    I didn't know what time it was - LAURA FONTAINE

    I didn't know what time it was

    Laura Fontaine Et Son Quartette, Laura Fontaine : Piano, Alain Goraguer : Piano
    Album Slow-Fox Label Fontana (460047) Année 1958
  • 19h12
    I didn't know what time it was - MATT DENNIS
    Matt Dennis

    I didn't know what time it was

    Album Welcome Matt Label Jasmine Records (JASCD697) Année 2016
  • 19h16
    I didn't know what time it was - ART FARMER
    Art FarmerTrompette

    I didn't know what time it was

    Eddie Costa : Vibraphone, Phil Woods : Saxophone alto, Teddy Kotick : Contrebasse, Paul Motian : Batterie
    Album Nature Boy Label Musidisc (JA 5239) Année 1982
  • 19h21
    I didn't know what time it was - JIMMY SCOTT
    Jimmy Scott

    I didn't know what time it was

    Album Falling In Love Is Wonderful Label Tangerine Record Coporation (8122736432) Année 2002
  • 19h26
    I didn't know what time it was - RAHSAAN ROLAND KIRK
    Rahsaan Roland KirkSaxophone

    I didn't know what time it was

    Wynton Kelly : Piano, Vernon Martin : Basse, Roy Haynes : Percussions
    Album Rahsaan / Vol.2 Label Mercury (846632-2) Année 1990
  • 19h29
    I didn't know what time it was - BILLIE HOLIDAY
    Billie Holiday

    I didn't know what time it was

    Album Songs For Distingue Lovers Label Verve (539056-2) Année 1997
  • 19h35
    I didn't know what time it was - SONNY CLARK
    Sonny ClarkPiano

    I didn't know what time it was

    Paul Chambers : Contrebasse, Philly Joe Jones : Batterie
    Album Sonny Clark Trio Label Blue Note (5337742) Année 2002
  • 19h40
    I didn´t know what time it was - JULIE LONDON
    Julie London

    I didn´t know what time it was

    Album The End Of The World / Nice Girls Don´t Stay For Breakfast Label Emi (7243 8 56059 2 5) Année 1963
  • 19h43
    I didn't know what time it was - CEDAR WALTON
    Cedar WaltonPiano

    I didn't know what time it was

    Album Cedar Walton At Maybeck / Maybeck Recital Hall Series/ Vol 25 Label Concord Jazz (CCD 4546) Année 1993
  • 19h49
    I Didn't Know What Time It Was - CHAMPIAN FULTON
    Champian FultonChant, Piano

    I didn't know what time it was

    Hide Tanaka : Contrebasse, Fukushi Tainaka : Batterie
    Album The Stylings Of Champian Label Champian Records (CR002) Année 2018
  • 19h56
    I didn't know what time it was*
    Andre Persianiauteur

    I didn't know what time it was*

    Lobligeois, Jackson
    Album The Definitive Black & Blue Sessions Label B&b (BB 978.2) Année 1972
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