[Dixielandjazz] Tony Bennett, "Left My Heart In SF"

Rob McCallum rakmccallum at hotmail.com
Fri Dec 10 07:19:03 PST 2004

Did he ask you for royalties? : )

I'd heard a rumor that he purchased all rights to that song and tries to 
prevent others from professionally singing and recording it.  Anyone know if 
there's any truth behind that?

All the best,
Rob McCallum

>From: "Robert S. Ringwald" <robert at ringwald.com>
>To: "DJML" <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
>Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Tony Bennett, "Left My Heart In SF"
>Date: Thu, 9 Dec 2004 23:06:18 -0800
>I once told Tony Bennett that I made a lot of money playing "I left My 
>Heart In SF" at the piano bar.  For years, I'll bet I played it, by 
>request, 5 times a night.
>I asked Tony if he was tired of singing that song.  He said no.  But, I'll 
>bet he was & just would not admit it to his fans.
>--Bob Ringwald
>Placerville, CA USA
>Amateur Radio Station K6YBV
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