Remembering George Shearing (3/12/11)

Sir George Shearing, pianist, composer, and personal friend of John & Jessca's, passed away in New York City on February 14, 2011, at the age of 91. Today his music fills the deluxe living room, thanks to the many recordings he made during his long and shining career.

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Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Gimme That Wine (The Hottest New Group In Jazz)
Tony Bennett & Bill Evans - Days of Wine and Roses (The Complete Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Recordings)
Bridgewater, Dee Dee - Fine and Mellow (Eleanora Fagan, 1915-1959: To Billie with Love from Dee Dee)
Frank Sinatra - It Might As Well Be Spring (Sinatra & Strings)
Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch. - Georgia on My Mind (Live at MCG with Kurt Elling)
Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orch. - Heart and Soul (Heart and Soul)
Peggy Lee/George Shearing - If Dreams Come True (Beauty and the Beat!)
George Shearing Quintet - Mambo in Miami (Beauty and the Beat!)
George Shearing & Mel Tormé - Out of This World (A Vintage Year)
George Shearing & Mel Tormé - The Way You Look Tonight (A Vintage Year)
George Shearing - Pick Yourself Up (Quintessentially Shearing)
Nat King Cole w/George Shearing - Pick Yourself Up (Nat King Cole Sings/George Shearing Plays)
Natalie Cole - Pick Yourself Up (Stardust)
Nancy Wilson/George Shearing - The Things We Did Last Summer (The Swingin's Mutual)
Michael Feinstein/George Shearing - I Had the Craziest Dream (Hopeless Romantics)
Dakota Staton w/George Shearing Quintet - I Hear Music (In The Night)
George Shearing Quintet - Donna Lee (Back to Birdland)
George Shearing Trio - It's Only a Paper Moon (Paper Moon: Music of Nat King Cole)
John Pizzarelli - Lemon Twist (The Rare Delight of You)
George Shearing - Be Careful, It's My Heart (The Best of George Shearing Vol. 2)
George Shearing - Lulu's Back in Town (Burnished Brass)
George Shearing & Stéphane Grappelli - La Chanson des Rues (A Jazz Romance - A Night In with Verve)
George Shearing - September in the Rain (The Best of George Shearing)
George Shearing - Lullaby of Birdland (The Best of George Shearing)
John Pizzarelli - I'm an Errand Boy for Rhythm (P.S. Mr. Cole)

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