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The Music of Deirdre and Lee

The Music of Deirdre and Lee

The Music of Deirdre and Lee

The Music of Deirdre and Lee

The Music of Deirdre and Lee

The Music of Deirdre and Lee 

Sung by Frank Sinatra

Their Songs

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The Movie Soundtrack  

1971    Songs by Sinatra, Volume 1

            “Embraceable You”                           

            “That Old Black Magic”


            Sinatra and Strings


            “Come Rain or Come Shine”

            “That’s All”


            Sinatra-Basie: An Historic Musical First

            “I Only Have Eyes for You”


            Great Songs from Great Britain

            “The Very Thought of You”              


            Sinatra’s Sinatra

            “Call Me Irresponsible”


            Nice and Easy


            “The Nearness of You”                     

             “Fools Rush In”



            “Let’s Fall in Love”


            Come Dance with Me

            “Something’s Gotta Give”

            “Just in Time”


            Columbia Single: “I’m in the Mood for Love”


            RCA Single: “Our Love Affair”


            The Concert Sinatra

            “My Heart Stood Still”


1972    Songs for Swingin’ Lovers

            “I’ve Got You Under My Skin”

            “You’re Getting to Be a Habit with Me”

            “Too Marvelous for Words”             

            “How About You”


            A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra

            “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”           

 Lee's Love Letters

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"Dear Heart" -  opening credits during which Deirdre is seen leaving her house, driving to her office, and in the office interacting with co-workers just before meeting Lee.

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"You'd Be So Easy To Love" -background music for montage of Lee interacting with Deirdre before Florentina's.

"Zing Went The Strings Of My Heart" - background music for montage beginning with first kiss and ending when Deirdre and Lee consummate their relationship.

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"I Can't Believe That You're In Love with Me" - background music for montage of Deirdre and Lee after their declaration of love at the Inn.

"You Do Something to Me" -  background music for montage of Deirdre and Lee cleaning the cottage.

"Embraceable You" - starts when Deirdre and Lee discover the stereo at Fred’s and continues to when they are back at the cottage, dancing.

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"It All Depends On You" - background music for montage of Deirdre and Lee during their vacation at the cottage.


1973    Reprise Single

             "I Left My Heart in San Francisco"

1974    All Alone

            “What’ll I Do”

            “All Alone”

            “Oh, How I Miss You Tonight”


            “When I Lost You”


1975    In the Wee Small Hours

            “In the Wee Small Hours”

            “Deep in a Dream”

            “I Get Along Without You Very Well”

            “I See Your Face Before Me”

            “I’ll Never Be the Same”

            “This Love of Mine”


1976    Where Are You

            “I Think of You”

            “Autumn Leaves”

            “Maybe You’ll Be There”


            “There’s No You”

            “Where Are You”


1977    Softly as I Leave You

            “Softly as I Leave You”

            “Dear Heart”                                      


1978    No One Cares

            “I’ll Never Smile Again”

            “A Cottage for Sale”

            “None but the Lonely Heart”

            “Stormy Weather”

            “Where Do You Go”


1979    Point of No Return

            “These Foolish Things”

            “Day In Day Out”

            “I’ll See You Again”

            “I’m Walking Behind You”

            “It’s a Blue World”

            “Memories of You”


1980    Only the Lonely

            “Ebb Tide”

            “Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry”

            “One for My Baby”

            “Only the Lonely”

            “Sleep Warm”

            “Willow Weep for Me”


1981    A Man Alone

            “A Man Alone”


1982    Dedicated to You



1983    Sinatra at the Sands

            “The Shadow of Your Smile”


1984    Close to You

            “With Every Breath I Take”

            “Close to You”

            “The End of a Love Affair”

            “If It’s the Last Thing I Do”

            “It’s Easy to Remember”


1985    Sinatra and Company

            “My Sweet Lady”


1986    Sinatra and Swingin’ Brass

            “They Can’t Take That Away from Me”


1987    Reflections

            “All the Things You Are”


1988    Sinatra’s Swingin’ Session

            “My Blue Heaven”


1989    The Broadway Kick  

            “There but for You Go I”                  


1990    My Way

            “All My Tomorrows”


1991    Put Your Dreams Away


            “If I Forget You”


1992    That’s Life

            “I Will Wait for You”            


1993    The Sinatra Family Wish You a Merry Christmas

            “The Christmas Waltz”


1994    This Is Sinatra

            “Learnin’ the Blues”


1995    Look to Your Heart

            “You, My Love”


1996    This Is Sinatra, Volume 2

            “Time After Time”


1997    It Might as Well Be Swing

            “I Can’t Stop Loving You”


1998    Sinatra – A Man and His Music

            “Fly Me to the Moon”           


            Christmas Songs by Sinatra

            “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”   


1999    Swing Along with Me

            “Love Walked In”


2000    A Swingin’ Affair

            “Night and Day”


2001    Some Nice Things I’ve Missed

            “You Turned My World Around”

            “What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life”

            “You Are the Sunshine of My Life”


2002    Trilogy

            “My Shining Hour”

            “It Had to Be You”


2003    The Columbia Years, Volume 6

            “If I Had You”


2004    Sinatra 80 – All the Best

            “The Impatient Years”

            “Melody of Love”


2005    Complete Capitol Singles Collection

            “My One and Only Love”

            “Fairy Tale”

            “Don’t Change Your Mind about Me”

            “If I Had Three Wishes”

            “When I Stop Loving You”


2006    Romance



2007    Greatest Love Songs

            “I Hadn’t Anyone till You”


2008    I’m in the Mood for Love

            “You’ll Never Know”


2009    Songs from the Heart

            “Our Love Is Here to Stay”


2010    Absolutely Essential Collection

            “We’ll Be Together Again”

2011    It Might as Well Be Swing

             "The Best Is Yet to Come"

            A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra

            "I'll Be Home for Christmas"

2012   Sinatra with Love

            "From This Moment On"

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"The Nearness of You" - background music when Deirdre and Lee are dancing at the Inn on their anniversary.

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"Too Marvelous For Words" - Lee sings this to Deirdre as they drive back from their anniversary stay at the Inn.

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"What'll I Do" - background music for montage of Lee searching for the ring and Deirdre getting the cottage ready for their last Christmas Eve together.  

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"I'll Be Home for Christmas" - at the cottage just before Lee leaves Deirdre. 


"I Will Wait For You" - 

background music for montage of Lee getting ready to fly East with his family, including shaving his beard, selling the car, driving past the exit to St. Thomas, buying the ashtray at the airport and flying off to New Jersey.

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"Pick Yourself Up" - background music for montage of Lee and his daughters finding and setting up their new house.

"Yes Sir, That's My Baby" - background music for when Bill finds out he is going to be a father.  


"The Very Thought of You" - background music for when Lee is setting up his den, intercut with scenes of Deirdre getting ready for Frank’s birth. 


"The Way You Look Tonight" - background music for montage of Bill watching Deirdre feeding, rocking, singing to, and playing with baby Frank.

"I Left My Heart in San Francisco" - starts when Lee finds the record and continues for montage of Lee going to K-Mart for wrapping and the Soundesign stereo, back to Ralph's for more records, back home to assemble the stereo and wrap the present, and ends with Lee at the post office sending the record to Deirdre.

RALPHS - choice of vinyl records at the

"You Make Me Feel So Young" - background music for montage of Frank growing up, intermixed with scenes of Lee sending records, Deirdre receiving records, and Lee receiving handkerchiefs. 

"The Lord's Prayer" - background music to play while Deirdre, Bill, Denise and John wait for Frank to come out of the coma.

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"This Nearly Was Mine" - background music for montage of Lee seeing Deirdre and Bill leave the hospital, seeing Frank,  watching Deirdre and Bill hurry into the hospital the next day, riding silently and tight-lipped with Denise back to the airport and flying back home to New Jersey. 

"There But for You Go I" - background music for montage of guilt-stricken Deirdre and her visions of a heartbroken Lee.

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"Dream" - playing on Lee's car stereo as Deirdre and Denise watch him drive by.

"Close to You" - background music for montage of Lee watching Frank graduate from college, and law school, at the airport, on campus and on his wedding day.  

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"Fly Me to the Moon" - montage of Deirdre and Lee receiving each others' gifts and Deirdre and Denise dancing.

"You'll Never Walk Alone" - Bill’s funeral

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"Ave Maria" - background music for montage of Jean descending into the darkness of her Alzheimer’s and through her death.

"The Best Is Yet to Come" - background music for montage of Lee preparing for the reunion while in New Jersey, starting with him looking in the mirror and deciding to grow his beard and continuing until the airplane takes off for San Francisco.    

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"High Hopes" - background music for montage of Lee making preparations to surprise Deirdre on Christmas Eve. 

"The Christmas Waltz"

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"I'll Be Home for Christmas"

"Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" 

"Love Isn't Just for the Young" - background music for Deirdre and Lee making love for the first time after the reunion with intermingled flashbacks to love scenes from their earlier time together.

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"More" - background music for montage of Deirdre and Lee packing up Lee's house and touring Hoboken, New York, Atlantic City, and Philadelphia.

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"Get Me to the Church on Time" - background music for montage of Deirdre and Lee making preparations for the wedding.

"From This Moment On" - background music for the wedding and reception.

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"Young at Heart" - closing credits

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"I Could Write A Book" 

 Closing Credits

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