Sum-Sum-Summertime (7/23/11)

It's a hot day in New York City, but John is on the job, putting his superb musical tastes to work. He begins with summer songs, and then guides us through the subjects of Johnny Mandel, Larry Goldings, and even New Year's Eve.

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James Taylor - Summer's Here (Dad Loves His Work)
Mel Torme - Too Darn Hot (Mel Torme Swings Shubert Alley)
Michael Franks - Now That the Summer's Here (Time Together)
Frank Sinatra - The Coffee Song (Ring-a-Ding Ding!)
Dick Haymes - The Nearness of You (Rain or Shine)
Shirley Horn - How Am I to Know (Here's to Life)
Michael Feinstein - You Are There (Forever)
John Pizzarelli - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? (Let's Share Christmas)
Tony Bennett - Emily (The Movie Song Album)
Larry Goldings - Take Me Out to the Ball Game (In My Room)
Larry Goldings & Madeleine Peyroux - Hesitation Blues (Quartet)
Larry Goldings & Harry Allen - Bud's in Bloom (When Larry Met Harry)
The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra - I Be Serious 'Bout Dem Blues (Heart and Soul)
Jimmie Lunceford - Chocolate (78 rpm single)
Bill Charlap - Rocker (Live at the Village Vanguard)
Miles Davis - Rocker (78 rpm single)
The Jeff Hamilton Trio - You Make Me Feel So Young (Symbiosis)
Meredith d'Ambrosio - Little Jazz Bird (Little Jazz Bird)
Ella Fitzgerald - 'S Wonderful (1959) (Ella Fitzgerald: The Best of the Songbooks)
Steven Pasquale - Summertime (Somethin' Like Love)
Tony DeSare - Something's Gotta Give (Want You)
Tierney Sutton - You and the Night and the Music (Blue In Green)
Jessica Molaskey & John Pizzarelli - Cloudburst/Getting Married Today (Make Believe)