The Great American Songwriters (11/23/13)

John thinks of a great songwriter, a gang of great recordings immediately come to mind, he chooses a few, adds some swingin’ conversation, with no real preparation, and it’s done!

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Jeff Hamilton Trio - The Best Things Happen While You're Dancing (The Best Things Happen)
Tony Bennett - I Used to Be Color Blind (The Complete Improv Recordings)
Nancy LaMott - How Deep Is the Ocean (My Foolish Heart)
Bobby Short - Hooray for Love (Celebrating 30 Years at the Café Carlyle)
Blossom Dearie - Down with Love (Verve Jazz Masters 51: Blossom Dearie)
Diana Krall - Let's Fall in Love (Live in Paris)
Judy Garland - Get Happy (Best of Judy Garland from MGM Classic Films)
Dick Haymes - The More I See You (What's New)
Oscar Peterson - I Only Have Eyes for You (Oscar Peterson Plays the Harry Warren & Vincent Youmans Songbooks)
Rosemary Clooney - You'll Never Know (16 Most Requested Songs)
Billile Holiday - Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (Songs for Distingue Lovers)
Carly Simon - I've Got a Crush on You (The Glory of Gershwin)
Clifford Brown - Embraceable You (The Emarcy Master Takes)
Zoot Sims - Oh, Lady Be Good (Zoot Sims & the Gershwin Brothers)

Mel Tormé - Mountain Greenery (Mel Torme in Hollywood)
Bob Dorough - Johnny One Note (Devil May Care)
Blossom Dearie - Johnny One Note (Blossom Dearie)
Chet Baker - With a Song in My Heart (She Was Too Good to Me)
Frank Sinatra - Night and Day (The Best of the 50's)
Frank Sinatra - Night and Day (A Swingin' Affair)
Frank Sinatra - Night and Day (Sinatra Reprise-The Very Good Years)
Julie London - I've Got You Under My Skin (The Very Best of Julie London)
Ella Fitzgerald - Anything Goes (Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook)
Bobby Short - Dream Dancing (Nobody Else but Me)
Shirley Horn - Come Dance with Me (Loads of Love/Shirley with Horns)
Mandy Patinkin - Rhode Island Is Famous for You (Kidults)
Teddy Wilson - I've Got Rhythm (Solo Teddy Wilson Big Band Vol. 2, Part 2)
Konrad Paszkudzki - I Won't Dance (The Konrad Paszkudzki Trio)
John Sheridan Trio - Let's Get Away from It All (Artistry 3)