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Kenny Werner: With a Song in My Heart

Read "With a Song in My Heart" reviewed by Ken Dryden

Kenny Werner has long been active as a jazz pianist/bandleader, composer and jazz educator, having recorded around two dozen albums as a leader and many more as a sideman. He has performed with quite a few jazz greats, including Charles Mingus, Bob Brookmeyer, Lee Konitz and Toots Thielemans. He's also a sought after pianist by vocalists, ...

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John Pizzarelli: With a Song in My Heart

Read "With a Song in My Heart" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins



The American Songbook. There are times when those three words make a music listener cringe: Oh no, another album of old songs. That's not the case with John Pizzarelli. There's something about his guitar, his vocal style and the arrangements that make his recordings fun and interesting. That's doubly so on With a Song ...

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Pete Brady and His Big Band: With a Song in My Heart

Read "With a Song in My Heart" reviewed by Dave Nathan

Working out of Central Florida, Pete Brady is a crooner who builds images of Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra. He has a strong tenor/baritone voice similar to Tony Bennett's, even capturing Bennett's special vibrancy when singing those songs Tony does. With a range that allows him to hit high notes with ease, Brady comfortably handles a ...

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Lew Soloff: With a Song in My Heart

Read "With a Song in My Heart" reviewed by Dave Hughes



With a Song in My Heartis a mellow, straight-ahead jazz quartet date. Soloff is full of expressiveness and solo ideas, and his session mates provide understated, sensitive support. Mulgrew Miller turns in some excellent solos, particularly on "I'm a Fool to Want You." The program is a blend of four standards, a couple classical ...