Begin The Beguine Song Lyrics

Cole Porter

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When they begin the beguine
It brings back the sound of music so tender,
It brings back a night of tropical splendor,
It brings back a memory ever green.

I'm with you once more under the stars,
And down by the shore an orchestra's playing
And even the palms seem to be swaying
When they begin the beguine.

To live it again is past all endeavor,
Except when that tune clutches my heart,
And there we are, swearing to love forever,
And promising never, never to part.

Track Listing

  • 1 Candide Overture
  • 2 I Got Rhythm
  • 3 Cheek to Cheek
  • 4 Darktown Strutters' Ball
  • 5 Begin the Beguine
  • 6 Serenata
  • 7 Syncopated Clock
  • 8 Bugler's Holiday
  • 9 Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
  • 10 They're Playing Our Song

  • credits

    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Carlos Renno, Cole Porter
    album: Track 5 in album A Night at the Pops
    release date: 1993
    popularity : 125 users have visited this page.
    length: 3:53
    composer: Cole Porter
    lyricist: Cole Porter

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin