S' Wonderful

S' Wonderful

Quiz by Sharon Michiko Yoneda

artist:  Diana Krall

songwriters:  music by George Gershwin and lyrics by Ira Gershwin

date released:  2001 by Diana Krall

In 1927 in the Broadway musical, "Funny Face" by Adele Astaire and Allen Kearns "S'Wonderful" was first recorded.   It was re-released in 1951 for the film, "An American in Paris" and performed by Gene Kelly.  Later it was covered by Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire in the remake of "Funny Face."  Diana Krall had her turn with it in 2001 on her album, "The Look of Love."