Send in the Clowns

Send in the Clowns is an American song by Glynis Johns , written and composed by Stephen Sondheim , from the musical A Little Night Music , and released in 1973 . Immediately taken up by Frank Sinatra , Cleo Laine , Bobby Short then by George Shearing , Jean Simmons and Shirley Bassey , it is re-recorded by Glynis Johns in 1975 and received theGrammy Award for Song of the Year . Send in the Clowns has since become a standard .

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Climb Ev’ry Mountain

Climb Ev’ry Mountain is an American song by Patricia Neway composed by Richard Rodgers on lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II , from the musical Melody of Happiness and released in 1959 . This version does not fit in the charts , any more than those of Tony Bennett and Andy Williams . Receiving eight Tony Awards in 1960 , The Sound of Music is recreated at the West End in 1961 , but the version of Climb Ev’ry Mountain by Constance Shacklock still does not rank. It was not until the single of Shirley Bassey remaining 16 …

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