Celebrate the Great American Songbook

In this show about the jazz standards of the Great American Songbook, one song is explored by jazz musician host, Joe Hunter, and his guest. Four different renditions of the selected song is introduced by the hosts who compare and contrast the merits of each adaptation.

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“Come Rain or Come Shine”

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Host: Joe Hunter

Guest: Ernie Krivda

American Standard: “Come Rain or Come Shine” (1946)

Music: Harold Arlen

Lyrics: Johnny Mercer

Featured Performers: Joe Williams, Nancy LaMont, Zoot Sims, & Ray Charles

Bonus Track: “Blue and Sentimental”

Performed by: Helen Humes

Podcast Summary: Joe and Ernie listen with you to 4 renditions of "I Feel Pretty," and Ernie discusses the many blues influences in this song.

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