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Sinatra and Swingin' Brass
Sinatra and Swingin' Brass
General information
Frank Sinatra
Neil Hefti
Release date(s)
May 18, 19, 23, 1961
Record Label
Sonny Burke
Product code
Track information
Total tracks
2½ / 5 [2]
Alternate cover art

Sinatra and Swingin' Brass is a 1962 studio album of Frank Sinatra released under Reprise Records. It is Sinatra's thirty-third studio album.

Track listing[]

  1. "Goody Goody" (Johnny Mercer, Matty Malneck) – 1:47
  2. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 2:41
  3. "At Long Last Love" (Cole Porter) – 2:14
  4. "I'm Beginning to See the Light" (Johnny Hodges, Harry James, Duke Ellington, Don George) – 2:34
  5. "Don'cha Go 'Way Mad" (Jimmy Mundy, Al Stillman, Illinois Jacquet) – 3:12
  6. "I Get a Kick Out of You" (Porter) – 3:14
  7. "Tangerine" (Victor Schertzinger, Johnny Mercer) – 2:03
  8. "Love Is Just around the Corner" (Lewis E. Gensler, Leo Robin) – 2:27
  9. "Ain't She Sweet?" (Milton Ager, Jack Yellen) – 2:07
  10. "Serenade In Blue" (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 2:58
  11. "I Love You" (Porter) – 2:16
  12. "Pick Yourself Up" (Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields) – 2:33
  13. "Everybody's Twistin'" (Rube Bloom, Ted Koehler) – 2:31
  14. "Nothing But the Best" (Johnny Rotella) – 3:00
  15. "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me" (Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Pierre Norman Connor) – 2:38


Though not featured in the initial track listing, "Everybody's Twistin'" and "Nothing But the Best" were released as a single with each other.[1] A second single of "Goody Goody and "Love Is Just Around the Corner" was later featured as well.[1]


Sinatra and Swingin' Brass received mixed reviews. While receiving poor professional reviews from publications such as Allmusic[2], the album remains a fan favourite, featuring several covers of his Capitol work under Reprise.


Milton Ager Composer
Harry Archer Composer
Conte Candoli Trumpet
Chuck Dukowski Composer
Duke Ellington Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Gregg Geller Producer, Reissue Producer
Lewis Gensler Composer
Don George Composer
George Gershwin Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Mack Gordon Composer
Neal Hefti Arranger, Conductor
Lee Herschberg Digital Mastering, Digital Remastering
Johnny Hodges Composer
James Isaacs Liner Notes
Illinois Jacquet Composer
Harry James Composer
Gordon Jenkins Composer
Jim Jonson Artwork, Cover Art, Cover Design
Jerome Kern Composer
Richard Keyes Design
Joe Maini Saxophone (Alto)
Matty Malneck Composer
Skip Martin Arranger
Al McKibbon Bass
Johnny Mercer Composer
Bill Miller Piano
Jimmy Mundy Composer
Earl Palmer Drums
Cole Porter Composer
Nelson Riddle Arranger
Leo Robin Composer
Victor Schertzinger Composer
Merle Shore Art Direction
Frank Sinatra Vocals
Lawrence Stewart Liner Notes
Al Stillman Composer
Harlan Thompson Composer
Jerry Jeff Walker Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Ben Webster Saxophone (Tenor)
Jack Yellen Composer