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.
"Love Walked In"
Host: Joe Hunter
Guest: Ernie Krivda
American Standard: “Love Walked In” (1938)
Music: George Gershwin
Lyrics: Ira Gershwin
Featured Performers: Kenny Baker, Erroll Garner, The Flamingoes, Ernie Krivda, and Frank Sinatra
Bonus Track: “Our Love is Here to Stay”
Performed by: Ben Webster
Podcast Summary: Joe and Ernie listen with you to 4 renditions of “Love Walked In,” discussing the gradual development of this song, telling the stories behind the different performers of this song, and revealing their honest feelings about each each version of it.