This Saturday TJL Productions And My Music Present Johnny Mathis in WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL!; Public Television Special to Air Nationwide June 10th

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This Saturday TJL Productions And
My Music Present
Johnny Mathis
in WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL!
Public Television Special to Air Nationwide
June 10th
A Concert Performance and Celebration of Mathis’ Musical Legacy
60th Anniversary:
Classic Singles and Favorite Songs
4-CD Set Available Exclusively Via Public Television Pledge Drive
On June 10th, TJL Productions’ MY MUSIC series will present WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL!, a concert performance film starring singer and musical legend Johnny Mathis. The program will air on public television stations nationwide that evening, and will support their June pledge drive. All of Johnny’s big hits: “Chances Are,” “Twelfth of Never, ” “Wonderful! Wonderful!” It’s Not For Me To Say,” “Too Much, Too Little, Too Late” and other favorites are all performed live on stage by Johnny as he reflects on his successful career of 60+1 years.
60th Anniversary: Classic Singles and Favorite Songs is a new 4-CD box set that presents a comprehensive look at the singer’s beloved U.S. top 20 Pop and Adult Contemporary hit singles (all presented in their original single mixes) and songbook standards alongside fan favorites, new-to-CD rarities and Johnny’s own personal picks from over the years. The collection will be made exclusively available as a gift for viewers who make a pledge of support to their public television channel.
Mathis has been a household name since the summer of 1957 when he first appeared on Americans’ television screens and was introduced to the record buying public. Mathis released a string of hits via Columbia Records, singing beautiful and romantic ballads, classic standards and the best songs from Broadway musicals. It was not uncommon for Mathis to have as many as four albums on the Billboard Top Albums chart at the same time. In late 1959, he recorded a song that became synonymous with the name of Johnny Mathis, the Erroll Garner composition, “Misty”.
Mathis is one of the few recording artists to have Top 40 Hits spanning each of his first four decades as a recording artist. In 2013 his song with Jim Brickman “Sending You a Little Christmas” also became a hit, peaking at #4 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart. Mathis has received five Grammy nominations during his career, and has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame three times for “Chances Are”, “Misty”, and “It’s Not For Me To Say”. He has also been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.
60th Anniversary: Classic Singles and Favorite Songs 
Track List:
Disc One (Original Mono Single Versions)
1. Wonderful Wonderful!
2. When Sunny Gets Blue
3. It’s Not For Me To Say
4. Chances Are
5. The Twelfth of Never
6. Wild Is The Wind
7. Teacher, Teacher
8. A Certain Smile
9. Call Me
10. Embraceable You
11. I’ll Be Seeing You
12. Small World
13. Misty
14. Maria
15. Love, Look Away
16. Gina
17. What Will My Mary Say
18. Every Step of The Way
19. Come Back
20. Bye Bye Barbara
21. Listen Lonely Girl
22. Chim Chim Cheree (with The Young Americans)
23. On A Clear Day You Can See Forever
24. So Nice (Samba De Verao)
25. The Impossible Dream (UK version)
26. Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet (A Time for Us)
Disc Two
1. The Way of Love
2. Midnight Cowboy
3. Odds and Ends
4. Wherefore and Why
5. Pieces of Dreams
6. Close To You (Spanish Version)
7. If We Only Have Love
8. In The Morning
9. Come Runnin’
10. Betcha By Golly Wow
11. Make It Easy On Yourself
12. Corner of the Sky
13. I Was Born In Love With You
14. Aubrey
15. I’m Coming Home
16. Life Is A Song Worth Singing
17. I’m Stone In Love With You
18. Nice To Be Around
19. You’ve As Right As Rain
20. One Day In Your Life
21. What I Did For Love
22. Stardust
23. When A Child Is Born (Soleado)
Disc Three
1. Sweet  Love Of Mine
2. Loving You, Losing You
3. All The Things You Are
4. Too Much, Too Little, Too Late (with Deniece Williams)
5. 99 Miles From LA
6. Where or When
7. If You Believe
8. You’re All I Need to Get By (with Deniece Williams)
9. As Time Goes By
10. The Last Time I Felt Like This (with Jane Olivor)
11. Begin The Beguine
12. To the Ends of the Earth
13. Deep Purple
14. Friends in Love (With Dionne Warwick)
15. What Do You Do With Love
16. Lately
17. The One and Only
18. Nature Boy
19. Orange Colored Sky
20. You’re A Special Part of Me (with Angela Bofill)
21. Love Never Felt So Good
22. Love Won’t Let Me Wait (with Deniece Williams)
Disc Four
1. Simple
2. Right From The Heart
3. You Stepped Out of a Dream (with Henry Mancini)
4. Long Ago (And Far Away) (with Henry Mancini)
5. Brazil (Aquarela do Brasil)
6. I’m On The Outside Lookin’ In
7. Two Strong Hearts (with Dionne Warwick)
8. You Belong To Me
9. Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me
10. Lush Life
11. Who’s Counting Heartaches (with Dionne Warwick)
12. Welcome Home
13. Because You Loved Me
14. On Broadway
15. Seasons of Love
16. This Can’t Be Love
17. You Make Me Feel Brand New (with Yolanda Adams)
18. Shenandoah
19. What A Wonderful World (Christmas Version)

 

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