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Fascinatin' Rhythm

In keep­ing with my annu­al trib­ute to Hol­ly­wood’s Oscar Night (92nd Year), i will endeav­our to offer some of the finest songs ever con­ceived for the movies, as done and cre­at­ed to a large extent by jazz artists. Some of the com­posers rep­re­sent­ed here­in will be Hen­ry Manci­ni, Duke Ellingotn, John­ny Man­del, Bernard Her­man, Neil Hefti, Harold Arlen, Richard Whit­ing, Mon­ty Nor­man, Bill Evans, Charles Chap­lin, and Wyn­ton Marsalis to name a few…

Set #1

Artist Song Album
Guido Basso/Peter Appleyard C Fascinating Rhythm Jazz Canadiana
Bill Henderson/Dave MacKay Trio Hooray For Hollywood A Tribute To Johnny Mercer
Bill Evans & Orchestra Hollywood Theme From The VIP's & Other Great Songs
Tony Bennett/Ralph Sharon Trio Over The rainbow Here's To The Ladies
Quincy Jones Orchestra, feat. Major Holley The Pink Panther Theme Explores The Music of Henry Mancini
Fred Karlin Sextet The Odd COuple Jazz Goes To Hollywood

Set #2

Artist Song Album
Cal Tjader Quintet Theme From Mash The Shining Sea (Tribute To Johnny Mandel)
Count Basie Orchestra/Chico O'Farrill The James Bond Theme Basie Meets Bond
Monty Alexander Smile (Chaplin) At Maybeck
Frank Sinatra It's Alllright With Me Sinatra Screen
Doris Day/Harry James Too Marvellous For Words Young Man With A Horn OST - Tribute To Late Kirk Douglas
Fred Astaire A Shine On My Shoes Fred Astaire

Set #3

Artist Song Album
Duke Ellington/Arthur Whol Black & Tan Fantasy/Duke Steps Out Band Shorts from 1929-35 O
Joey DeFrancesco/JOe Doggs (Pesci)/Pat Martino Secret Love Falling In Love Again (2003)
Don Shirley The Way Look You Tonight Don Shirley Piano

Set #4

Artist Song Album
John Williams Jazz Autograph OST The Terminal
Chet Baker/Bud Shank Jimmy's Theme OST The Jimmy Dean Story
Oscar Peterson C Party Time USA OST The Silent Partner
Rob McConnell C Maybe September (Percy Faith) Tentet
Wynton Marsalis Black And Blue OST Bolden
Svetlana Moon River Night At The Movies