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.
“Come Rain or Come Shine”
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.