THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / 5.12.15

  WELCOME BACK WHAT’S NEXT SINATRA ON THE BIG SCREEN Las Vegas Nights According to IMDb, Frank Sinatra’s first big screen appearance was as a Dorsey band member in Las Vegas Nights, from 1941.  Find him?  To the upper-right of drummer, Buddy Rich. His last...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / 5.5.15

WELCOME BACK! Many things to cover this week.  First, one more thank you to Billy May for two fascinating hours. And here’s the Come Fly with Me album cover he autographed at the conclusion of our visit.  A special treasure from a very special man.     TWO...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / 4.28.15

WELCOME BACK! MORE WITH MAY… IN MAY Thank you for your response to hour one of our visit with the legend, Billy May. More of you listened last week than ever before! What I love most is that you heard from one of the first generation voices I referred to right...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK / 4.21.15

  WELCOME BACK! FIRST GENERATION VOICES These days most of the interviews we see, hear and read about the American Popular Songbook are filled with recollections shared by storytellers one step removed from the period.  Their research and presentation may be...

THE SINATRA SONGBOOK 4.14.15

  WELCOME BACK ABOUT LAST WEEK How hard is it being the son or daughter of Frank Sinatra?  How does one carve-out his or her own identity, especially when one’s ambition is to work within the same professional realm as such a celebrated and legendary parent? This man...