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"(I'll Be With You) In Apple Blossom Time"
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Apple Blossom Time was my childhood bedtime lullaby. My mother sang it to me as she tucked me in every night. Her mother sang it to her when she was a child. It's a bit of a Rossum family heirloom, I suppose. The Andrew Sisters song was really my first introduction to standards of the era. I think that's why it was so obvious to me to put it on the record. I can't imagine Sentimental Journey without the song that started it all when I was little. Although I should mention that the melody I heard and learned as a child wasn't exactly that of the Andrews Sisters. After passing it down it got a little muddled so I actually had to relearn it correctly before recording it for the record!!! I am really proud of this recording, as Stu and I worked very diligently to pick out each girl's part and reproduce it. I would say this cover is the closest to it's original counterpart of any song on the record. It's also the perfect wedding song, and I'm a sucker for weddings!!!
- Emmy
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