Johnny Mandel

Big Band Jazz with Bob Craig
1:13 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

Birthday Boys Billy Strayhorn And Johnny Mandell

Arranger, composer, and pianst Billy Strayhorn

Composer Johnny Mandel shares birthday honors with Billy Strayhorn this week. We'll hear a sampling of their songs this Sunday, November 25th at 7 pm. Billy is best known for his sophisticated works, mostly with Duke Ellington (Take the "A" Train, Lush Life, etc.) and Johnny for his movie scores (I Want To Live and Americanization Of Emily). Join us for exciting Big Band interpretations!