The Sweetest SoundsWords & Music by Richard Rodgers
Recorded by Sarah Vaughan, 1963*
From the 1962 Broadway musical "No Strings"
Am Fdim Am Am+7 Dm D9 The sweet-est sounds I'll ever hear E7 E7-5 Am Are still inside my head Am Fdim Am Am+7 Dm D9 The kind-est words I'll ever know E E7 Am Are waiting to be said Am Fdim Am Am+7 Dm D9 The most en-trancing sight of all E7 E7-5 C C7 Is yet for me to see F Cdim Dm7 C And the dearest love in all the world F G7 C Is waiting somewhere for me F G Em7 A7 Is waiting somewhere, waiting somewhere, F G C Waiting, waiting for me.
*This particular arrangement probably owes as much, or more, to the Helen O'Connell version recorded shortly before her death from cancer.