To Sleep, Perchance to Dream

Discussion in 'Homebound/Bedbound' started by rockgor, Mar 10, 2016.

  1. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Songs of sleep and/or dreams.

    The song Sleep was a mainstay in the repertoire of the Fred Waring
    glee club/orchestra. Saw the group in Minneapolis in the 1960s.
    They have lots of videos on Youtube.

    Mr. Sandman, Bring Me a Dream. A number one hit for the Chordettes
    in the 50s.

    All I Have to Do is Dream of You, An Everly Brothers hit in our High
    School Years.

    I Dreamed I was there in "Hillbilly Heaven". Recorded by Tex
    Ritter, Roy Rogers, and the Honky Tonk Angeles Dolly Parton,
    Tammy Wynette, and Loretta Lynn.

    But sleep won't come, the whole night through.
    "Your Cheatin' Heart" will tell on you.

    Sleepy Time Down South. Recorded by Louie Armstrong;
    Mildred Bailey.

    Ok, time to go back to bed.
  2. gb66

    gb66 Well-Known Member

    This is a good category! (yawn) excuse me! :) GB
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  3. gb66

    gb66 Well-Known Member

    "All I Do Is Dream Of You', published in 1934, was in the 1952 movie 'Singing in the Rain.'

    "Did You Ever See a Dream Walking" by Bing Crosby, from the 1933 movie 'Sitting Pretty'.

    "Dream", sung by Ray Charles/Frank Sinatra/Ella Fitzgerald.

    "I'll See You in My Dreams", by Louis Armstrong.

    "Dream a Little Dream of Me", by Ella Fitzgerald/Doris Day.

    "But I Can Dream Can't I" by Andrews Sisters/The Carpenters.
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  4. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Need a nap, GB? Maybe you'll dream of some good songs.

    Ah, looks like you did. Very good.


  5. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Here's another Everly Brothers song. Used to dance to it. Wasn't till
    now that I read the lyrics and realized what was going on. LOL
    "Wake Up, Little Susie. Ooh la la"

    A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes. Disney; Cinderella.

    Morningtown Ride, "Underneath the blanket go all the girls and boys."
    Written by Melvina Reynolds. Recorded by the Seekers.

    Will I Ever Tell You?
    "Dream of now, dream of then.
    Dream of a love song that might have been."
    From The Music Man.

    Sleepy Time Gal
    Hit song in the 20s. Recorded by Glen Miller, Perry Como,
    Dinah Shore, Harry James.

    White Christmas. "I'm dreaming of a ..." Irving Berlin.

    I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls. From an old English Opera.
    Recorded by Joan Sutherland. Used in a Laurel and Hardy movie.

    Sweet Dreams, Patsy Cline. Written by singer-songwriter Don

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  6. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Tried to post. No workee. Have to try again later.
    As Mikie says, "AACCKK!

  7. rockgor

    rockgor Well-Known Member

    Beautiful Dreamer by Stephen Foster.
    Any Dream Will Do from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor

    You'll Be Back every night in my dreams. A Statler Bros song.
    Daydream Believer. The Monkeys.

    I Dreamed I Saw Joe Hill Last Night. Recorded by Joan Baez
    and Pete Seeger.

    Dream Lover; Bobby Darrin.
    Mountain Lullaby by Dorothy Shay, the Park Avenue Hillbilly.



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  8. gb66

    gb66 Well-Known Member

    Awwwww, What a sweet kitty cat! :)

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