Track Title:               The Nearness of You

Album Title:               The Complete Verve Recordings, Disc 1
Prime Artist:              Ella Fitzgerald / Louis Armstrong
Vocal:                     Ella Fitzgerald

Vocal:                     Louis Armstrong
Drums:                     Buddy Rich
Guitar:                    Herb Ellis
Bass:                      Ray Brown

Trumpet:                   Louis Armstrong
Piano:                     Oscar Peterson
Producer:                  Norman Granz
Written by:                Ned Washington

Written by:                Hoagy Carmichael     (Hoagland Howard C.)
Its not the pale moon that excites me
That thrills and delights me, oh no
Its just the nearness of you

It isnt your sweet conversation
That brings this sensation, oh no
Its just the nearness of you

 youre in my arms and I feel you so close to me
All my wildest dreams come true

I need no soft lights
 to enchant me
If youll only grant me the right
To hold you ever so tight
And to feel in the night the