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Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music (1965)

The first-ever Sinatra television special, this 1965 performance showcases the Chairman in peak form.

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According to the April 1966 "Esquire" article "Frank Sinatra Has a Cold" by Gay Talese, Sinatra was suffering from a cold, when he started recording this special. If you pay close attention, you can see him wiping his nose with his hand while singing. See more »

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Followed by Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music + Ella + Jobim (1967) See more »

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I've Got the World on a String
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Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics Ted Koehler
Performed by Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle
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Sinatra does his thing in a one man show...
4 May 2008 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

There's a very '65 look to this TV special with FRANK SINATRA belting out his songs on some very simple sets, backed by the graceful orchestral arrangements of Nelson Riddle and Gordon Jenkins.

He's totally at ease but his quips could have been better scripted. Howevever, he does justice to a dozen songs and never loses his poise or his cool.

The numbers are: Without A Song, I Get A Kick Out of You, Nancy with the Laughing Face, My Kind of Town, It Was A Very Good Year, Young at Heart, The Girl Next Door, Beautiful Girl, Come Fly With Me, I've Got the World on a String, Witchcraft, You Make Me Feel So Young and Put Your Dreams Away.

Should please all Sinatra fans.


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