Pete “Goes To The Movies And The Shows”

Pete Fountain goes to the Movies and the Shows

Over Pete’s recording career he has recorded many tunes from the movies and also the shows, so putting them all together on the one CD I have been in one single spot.

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Sound Of Music
From the Musical 1959 and the Movie 1965
The only Pop Hit was from the Musical
Patti Page, Mercury 71555 #90 – 1959
Only Charted Version

Pete’s Version Below


I Want A Girl (Just Like The Girl That Married Dear Old Dad)
Used in the 1944 Musical, Show Business
Walter Van Brunt & The American Quartet
Victor 16962 #2 – 1911

Pete’s Version Below


Makin’ Whoopee
From 1928 Film “Whoopee”
Eddie Cantor, Victor 21831 #2 – 1929

Paul Whiteman, Columbia 1683 #8 – 1929
Ben Bernie &  His Orch. Brunswick 4142 #16 – 1929
Ray Charles, ABC-Para 10609 #46 – 1964

Pete ‘s Version Below


I’m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover
used in “The Jolson Story” 1946 Film

Al Jolson

Ben Bernie & His Orch. Brunswick 3444 #3 – 1927

Nick Lucas, Brunswick 3439 #2 – 1927

Pete’s Version Below

Hank Facer speaks his mind