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Remembering Frank Sinatra: The Writer of "Angel Eyes."

Songwriter Matt Dennis. He wrote "Angel Eyes," which was one of Frank Sinatra's signature songs. Dennis also wrote several other songs that Sinatra recorded. Dennis first wrote for Sinatra when Sinatra was the singer with Tommy Dorsey band's, and Dennis was the band's staff arranger and composer. (Rebroadcast from 12/12/95)


Other segments from the episode on May 15, 1998

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 15, 1998: Interview with Sammy Cahn; Interview with Nancy Sinatra; Interview with Matt Dennis; Interview with Billy May; Review of the films "The Horse Whisperer" and …


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