THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / ONE MORE TIME

WELCOME BACK So, “the days dwindle down to a precious few”.  I trust composer Kurt Weill and lyricist Maxwell Anderson will accord me the courtesy of borrowing their dramatic “September Song” phrase for the occasion. In spite of our best efforts, and yours, the...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / HOLIDAY EDITION / UPDATED

WELCOME BACK! “MAY” I SHARE I’ve posted this before.  It may, however, be new to many of you. You know this album cover, of course. At the conclusion of the May interview, I pulled a still-sealed copy of the LP from my briefcase, pealed off the...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / 12-12-15

WELCOME BACK HAPPY BIRTHDAY, FRANK It’s been a while since we’ve connected in this forum.  There has been a great deal of activity behind-the-scenes, much of it related to Frank Sinatra’s one-hundredth anniversary celebration.  Let me bring you up to date....

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / August 1-2

WELCOME BACK THIS WEEKEND Timing’s everything.  Julie Budd returns to consider more performances by Sinatra that hold special meaning.  And her reasons behind those choices are as significant.  Listen Saturday, August 1 at 6pm ET and Sunday, August 2 at 8am ET...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / THIS WEEKEND / JULY 25-26

WELCOME BACK SINATRA AT THE BOWL Those in attendance for the sold-out July 23rd tribute to Sinatra, marking the centenary of Frank Sinatra’s birth, saw this image in the Hollywood Bowl program and flashed across the venue big screens.  The year was 1946  (I like that...