- 8 months ago
Playing tracks by
Carmen McRae, Maxine Sullivan, Helen Forrest and the Harry James Orchestra, Carol Sloane, Frank Sinatra and more.
This episode of "Music & Lyrics" features the work of composer Jule Styne, who wrote classic Broadway musicals and scores for Hollywood movies -- some 2000 songs in all, of which about 200 were hits. "Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week)," "Time After Time," "Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend," "Never Never Land," "The Party's Over," and "People" are just some of the recordings included on this show, with performances by Frank Sinatra, Chet Baker, Marilyn Monroe, Jane Monheit, Tony Bennett, Michael Buble, Barbra Streisand, and others. "Music & Lyrics" is produced at, and originally broadcast on, WQCS, NPR for Florida's Treasure Coast.