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Nel blu dipinto di blu 'Volare'

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Penso che sogno così
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This Italian song, the title means ‘In the sky, painted blue’, was written by Franco Migliacci and Domenico Modugno and won third place in the 1958 Eurovision. The song was written after a vivid drunken dream by Migliacci placed colourful images in his mind. Perhaps better known as Volare, this song has been covered by many singers, including Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong and Dean Martin.

from notes by The King's Singers © 2014

Recordings

Postcards
Studio Master: SIGCD393Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 6 on SIGCD393 [4'34] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD393 track 6

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-14-39306
Duration
4'34
Recording date
28 March 2014
Recording venue
Dennington Studios, Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Adrian Peacock
Recording engineer
Adam Goldsmith
Hyperion usage
  1. Hyperion sampler - October 2014 (HYP201410)
    Disc 1 Track 19
    Release date: October 2014
    Download-only sampler
  2. Postcards (SIGCD393)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: October 2014
    Download only
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