Apart from his music, Frank is well-known for his love affairs. He had always had gorgeous women around him, being a perfect gentleman. But Tony believes that ava gardner was the love of his life (and vice versa even with all their fights, there was never a more romantic and passionate relationship than the one between ava and Frank. Even if you were to go back, recount his true loves, and put them all together, you would find that his one real passion was always ava gardner. I dont care what anyone says, if you could open up his heart, it would say, «I love ava». They kept in touch years after the divorce, once ava gave up the movies.
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Most of his recollections are beautiful and meaningful: In 1935, Frank and I went to see bing Crosby in Pennies From heaven several times. I remember him watching Bing Crosby and saying, «Someday, id like to sing like that guy». i told him: «Great, Frank, i hope you do». Moreover, tony is proudly saying: he learned everything he knew about music on his own. Im happy about that because what you hear as a result is Franks natural voice. According to tonys statements, Franks parents never encouraged him to enter the music industry. Franks parents were still convinced that he was making a mistake. Dolly his mother really didnt want Frank to become a singer. I dont think she believed he had the talent to pull it off. I know that every time i talked about Frank and his singing, both Dolly and Marty would get gandhiji upset.
Sinatra had everything: the screaming girls of a daddy rocknroll band, the passionate relationships of a hollywood star, the beautiful family of a trully devoted father. But what did it happen behind the scenes? Never before did a book on Sinatras life succeed in capturing so completely the story of such a powerful character. Tony consiglio was the man behind the curtains, the man outside the stage that knew every little detail. Tony was more than a childhood pal, a tour colleague or an employee he was the closest and most trusted friend. When Sinatra used to say. Tony, youve got a problem, he knew he had to fix something from canceling a commitment to pleasing an upset girlfriend. Tony narrates so vividly his memories, as if everything is happening right before our eyes. Tonys words are simple but strong, funny but melancholic and, most of all, deeply affectionate.
Sinatra and me: The very good years is the latest and most relevant book on Frank sinatras life, a collection of the most memorable and dear moments told by his best friend, tony consiglio. Hed got him under his skin, we could say. Franz douskey, the author of the book, convinced Tony consiglio to reveal all the great stories hidden for so many years. Over the years, tony refused any interviews, remaining faithful to his lifelong friend. But he felt that Franks name was related to too many mistaken details and third party rumors biography and he decided that it was time the tell the true story of Frank sinatra the voice. Tony had many nicknames: The dago, the Clam, Americas guest. The third funny name reveals the fact that he never had to pay wherever we would have gone, as everything was taken care of his friends. For Frank, he was The Clam, because he always knew how to keep his mouth shut, being the silent loyal companion.assignment
Frank sinatra, interview with joy williams, novaya yezhedevnaya gazeta If you possess something but you can't give it away, then you don't possess. Frank sinatra, attributed to sinatra by tom Dreeson on the late Show with david Letterman, mar. So you see, frank and I traveled everywhere together. Through all of the successes, the hotels, the theaters filled with screaming fans, the marriages, and the tough times, i was right there. He was my lifelong best friend, and I was his. I miss him every day. Thats how the book ends and my story begins.
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Finish it out presentation quietly like that." I said, "I have trouble doing that. What do you think i should do?" he said, "Justa close up your mouth." That's all he said, and I fell on the floor. I thought he was gonna give me a dissertation. Frank sinatra, larry king live, may 13, 1988 you may be a puzzle, but I like the way the parts fit. Frank sinatra, "i like to lead When i dance" At heart, i guess I'm a saloon singer because there's a greater intimacy between performer and audience in a nightclub. Then again, i love the excitement of appearing before a big concert audience. Let's just say that the place isn't important, as long as everybody has a good time.
Frank sinatra, interview with joy williams, novaya yezhedevnaya gazeta people who make a living off other people's fortunes or misfortunes are parasites. Frank sinatra, larry king live, may 13, 1988 For nobody else gave me a thrill With all your faults, i love you still It had to be you, wonderful you it had to be you frank sinatra, "It Had to be you" you've got. You gotta know exactly what you're doing every second on that stage, otherwise the act goes right into the bathroom. Frank sinatra, larry king live, may 13, 1988 What formula? I never had one, so i couldn't say what the main ingredient. I think everybody who's successful in this business has one common ingredientthe talent God gave. The rest depends upon how it's used.
Frank sinatra, playboy magazine, feb. 1962 I'm for decency - period. I'm for anything and everything that bodes love and consideration for my fellow man. But when lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday - cash me out. 1962 The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything.
Frank sinatra,"d in The way you wear your Hat And now the end is near And so i face the final curtain, Ill state my case of which Im certain. Ive lived a life thats full, i traveled each and evry highway, and more, much more than this. I did it my way. Frank sinatra, my way (lyrics by paul Anka) I said. A marvelous man and a great artist. I said to him. "Maestro, i'm having trouble closing out a note so that it's almost as thin as a butter knife.
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Fear is the enemy of logic. I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day. Frank list sinatra,"d in, the hangover Survival guide, my greatest teacher was not a vocal coach, night not the work of other singers, but the way tommy dorsey breathed and phrased on the trombone. Frank sinatra,"d in, music: a book of"tions, there are things about organized religion which I resent. Christ is revered as the Prince of peace, but more blood has been shed in His name than any other figure in history. You show me one step forward in the name of religion and I'll show you a hundred retrogressions. Remember, they were men of God who destroyed the educational treasures at Alexandria, who perpetrated the Inquisition in Spain, who burned the witches at Salem. Over 25,000 organized religions flourish on this planet, but the followers of each think all the others are miserably misguided and probably evil as well.
16, 1985, if you don't know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he's just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It's one world, pal. 1962, the best revenge is massive success. Frank sinatra,"d in 1,600"s pieces of Wisdom That Just Might Help you out When you're Stuck In a moment and Can't Get Out Of It! For years i've nursed a secret desire to spend the fourth of July in a double hammock with a swingin' redheaded broad. But I could never find me a double hammock.
be the martial music of every side-burned delinquent on the face of the earth. Frank sinatra,"d in, taboo tunes: a history of Banned Bands censored Songs. Whatever else has been said about me personally is unimportant. When I sing, i believe. Frank sinatra,"d in, and i", las Vegas is the only place i know where money really talks-it says, "Goodbye.". Frank sinatra, the joker Is Wild, hell hath no fury like a hustler with a literary agent. Frank sinatra, us, dec.
By then it's too late. Frank sinatra, the joker Is Wild, i love all those girls the same as they love. I get thousands of letters a week from girls who love. Every time i sing a song, i make love to them. I'm a boudoir singer. Frank sinatra,"d in, his way: An Unauthorized biography of Frank sinatra. You can reviews be the most artistically perfect performer in the world, but an audience is like a broad-if you're indifferent, Endsville. Frank sinatra,"d in, moment of Grace: The American City in the 1950s.
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But friend to me religion is a deeply personal thing in which man and God go it alone together, without the witch doctor in the middle. 1962, i'm supposed to have. On the subject of women. But the truth is i've flunked more often than not. I'm very fond of women; i admire them. But, like all men, i don't understand them. Frank sinatra,"d in, the way you wear your Hat. A man doesn't know what happiness is until he's married.