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The Songs of Johnny Mercer by Susannah McCorkle

Listening to the music of Johnny Mercer as interpreted by jazz vocalist Susannah McCorkle is a lovely way to spend an evening. This collection, THE SONGS OF JOHNNY MERCER, has featured 14 of Mercer's songs.

Songs include "At The Jazz Band Ball," "Fools Rush In," "I'm Old Fashioned," "Blues In The Night," "Skylark," "How Little We Know," "One For My Baby (And One More For The Road)" among others. "Blues In The Night" and "How Little We Know" are perfect examples of the wide range of Susannah McCorkle's great singing talents. "Harlem Butterfly," "Talk To Me Baby," and "One For My Baby" are other fine examples of her singing.

For those who enjoy the creations of Johnny Mercer and the voice of Susannah McCorkle to sing those songs, this is a perfect blend of music meets voice. An outstanding collection and one of the finest collections of Johnny Mercer music around. This would make a fine gift for a friend!

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Susannah McCorkle
  • CD Title: The Songs of Johnny Mercer
  • Genre: Jazz Vocals
  • Year Released: 1996
  • Record Label: Concord Records
  • Tracks: Susannah McCorkle, vocals. Keith Ingham, piano. Ron Rubin, bass. Derek Hogg, drums. Danny Moss, tenor saxophone. Digby Fairweather, trumpet and cornet. Duncan Lamont, tenor saxophone on track 12 and flute on track 6.
  • Musicians: Originally recorded in 1977 at London, England.
  • Rating: Five Stars
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