(1990) Album: Played and sang the role of Giefer Goldfarb in the first complete recording of the score of George Gershwin
's 1930 musical "Girl Crazy" (Nonesuch Records). In this role, he does several impressions, among them Maurice Chevalier
, Al Jolson
and Eddie Cantor
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I do not do hundreds of impressions. My entire repertoire of impressions numbers less than 50. I never set out to do an impression of a person. However, when something a star does suddenly sparks my imagination, I find myself doing an impression of him -- first for my amusement, later for my repertoire.
Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 189. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387