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.
"I Remember You"
Host: Joe Hunter
Guest: Larry Angell
American Standard: “I Remember You” (1941)
Music: Victor Schertzinger
Lyrics: Johnny Mercer
Featured Performers: Rosemary Clooney, Ella Fitzgerald, Gene Harris, & Sarah Vaughan
Bonus Track: “Save the Bones for Henry Jones”
Performed by: Nat King Cole & Johnny Mercer
Podcast Summary: Joe and Larry listen with you to 4 renditions of “I Remember You,” and they discuss the short, yet illustrious career of composer Victor Schertzinger.