1979 Tony Orlando – I Got Rhythm

I Got Rhythm is the fifth album by Tony Orlando, released in 1979.

Michael Anthony Orlando Cassavitis (born April 3, 1944), known professionally as Tony Orlando, is an American singer, songwriter, producer, music executive, and actor, known for the group Tony Orlando and Dawn and their 1970s hits.


1  Sweets For My Sweet (Doc Pomus; Mort Shuman) 5:13
2  Medley – I Got Rhythm – Fascinating Rhythm (George Gershwin; Ira Gershwin) 7:23
3  Moonlight (Dave Appell; David Buskin; Hank Medress; Jeff Kent) 3:13
4  Bent On Keeping You (Denny Randell; Irwin Levine) 4:51
5  I Remember Yesterday (Donna Summer; Giorgio Moroder; Pete Bellotte) 4:47
6  High Steppin\’ (Dave Appell; Fran Robins; Hank Medress) 5:10
7  They\’re Playing Our Song (Carole Bayer Sager; Marvin Hamlish) 8:02



BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarCarmen Caramonica
GuitarDavid Wolfert
GuitarJohn Tropea
GuitarThom Rotella
KeyboardsJai Winding
KeyboardsJack Leslie
HornsLos Angeles Strings Orchestra
PercussionBernardo Dippolito
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
VocalsTony Orlando

Other Musicians

1 Sweets For My Sweet

SaxDavid Luell

4 Bent On Keeping You

TromboneBill Waltrous

Liner Notes

Producer – Dave Appell, Hank Medress
Arranged By – Dave Appell (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 6, 7)
Arranged By – Hank Medress (Track 1)
Arranged By (Horns) – Tom Saviano (Track 3)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Tom Saviano (Track 4)
Copyist – Sam Casale
Engineer – Wayne Tarnowski
Engineer (Assistant) – Gino Giogini, Greg Edward, Stewart Whitmore
Musical Director – Frank DeCaro
Mixed By – Dave Appell, Hank Medress, Wayne Tarnowski

Art Direction – Phyllis Chotin
Graphics – Gribbitt!, Stephen Lumel
Photography By – Harry Langdon

Manufactured By – Casablanca Record And Filmworks, Inc.
Distributed By – Casablanca Record And Filmworks, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Casablanca Record And Filmworks, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Casablanca Record And Filmworks, Inc.
Produced For – Medress & Appell Productions Inc.
Recorded At – Caribou Ranch
Recorded At – Capitol Studios
Recorded At – Sound Labs, Hollywood
Mixed At – The Hit Factory
Mixed At – Sound Labs, Hollywood
Mixed At – Westlake Studios