Moment To MomentWords & Music by Johnny Mercer & Henry Mancini
Recorded by Frank Sinatra, 1965 (#115)
From the movie of the same name, 1965
B7 Em Emsus4 Em Emsus4 Em B7 Em9 Em G A7sus4 From mo - ment to mo - ment, every mo - ment that I live, Dm7 Em9 Em D9 Am7 Am Am7 B7 I live for every mo - ment with you; B7 Em Emsus4 Em Emsus4 Em B7 Em9 Em G A7sus4 To see you, to touch you, to i - mag - ine this will be Dm7 Am Em G Em7 C D6 G5 Fdim Bm7-5 The mo - ment when a dream comes true. Bridge: E7 Fdim D7 Am7 D9 G G/F# E7 Just an or - di - na - ry day be - comes ad - ven - ture, Cdim Am7 D7 D9 Em Emsus4 Em B7 Such sweet ad - ven - ture I nev - er knew; B7 Em Emsus4 Em Am Am7 Am Em9 Em A7sus4 And life will be such rain - bows as I learn the se - cret of C Em7 Am7 Am7/G D9 Am7 G Bm7-5 E7 The mir - a - cle that love can do A9 Am Am7 D9 Am7 Cdim G From mo - ment to mo - ment with you. B7 Emsus4 Em Emsus4 Am B7 Am Em9 Em A7sus4 And life will be rain - bows as I learn the secret of C Em7 Am7 Am7/G D9 Am7 G Bm7-5 E7 The mir - a - cle that love can do A9 Am Am7 D9 Am7 Cdim G From mo - ment to mo - ment with you.
Though this song didn't quite cut it on the charts (it peaked at number 115) it's flip side didn't fare so poorly -- a little ditty called "It Was A Very Good Year" made it to #28. Composer Mancini's version, though recorded as an instrumental, is also a delight to listen to.