Archive for February, 2010

Michel Legrand

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

The brilliance of the extremely talented Michel Legrand. The Summer Knows sung by Johnny Mathis on How Do You Keep the Music Playing. His Eyes sung by Sarah Vaughan on her With Michel Legrand recording. Windmills of Your Mind / How Do You Keep The Music Playing? Windmills is the title track of Grady Tate’s […]

Great Songwriters

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

This edition of Pates Place we salute a select group of composers who have birthdays in February. Harold Arlen composed “I’ve Got the World on a String”. Here Lena Horne sings (lyrics by Ted Koehler) and Phil Woods plays on Lena: A New Album. Harold Arlen also wrote “Ill Wind”. This time Koehler’s lyrics are […]