Fascinating History of Fascination Waltz

Dance Escapade by Sean

Subtitle:  Many Wonderful Sounds of “Fascination” Song

I like to explore different versions of songs. It’s interesting, and I learn something new in the process. If you are a ballroom dancer, you are probably familiar with the waltz song “Fascination”. There are many versions that are played on ballroom floors – including Nat King Cole’s. But did you know that the first U.S. singer who made this song popular was not Nat King Cole? Moreover, did you know that the song originates from France, and the song did not have lyric when it was first written(that is, it was instrumental music) and that the current popular lyric has no relation to its original French lyric? Keep on reading to find out more.

First let me introduce you to a wonderful acoustic guitar rendition of the Fascination(Fascinação)

( The above guitar version is based on the arrangement of Dilermando Reis of…

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