[78-L] Slumber On My Little Gypsy Sweetheart

David Lennick dlennick at sympatico.ca
Sun Aug 11 11:43:25 PDT 2013

The actual title is "Gypsy Love Song". From Victor Herbert's "The Fortune Teller".


On 8/11/2013 11:08 AM, Julian Vein wrote:
> When I bought Miles Davis's "Bags Groove" (1954) back in 1957, I heard
> Miles quote a song in his solo, but I didn't know the title, yet I was
> familiar with it. Having recently obtained the Rudy van Gelder
> remastered version CD, with a retrospective note by Ira Gitler, which
> actually refers to the title, although he calls it "My Little Gypsy
> Sweetheart".
> It's taken me 56 ('count 'em!) years to learn the title!
> Any similar experiences?
>        Julian Vein

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