(TV Mini-Series) (music: "Lullaby of Birdland")
(TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
(music: "Lullaby of Birdland" (1952))
The Rat Race
(writer: "Lullaby of Birdland" - uncredited)
"George Shearing: The Story of Jazz"
1 Article |
The George Shearing Quintet | The George Shearing Trio | Stephane Grapelly and his Quintet | Sir George Albert Shearing | Sir George Shearing
Did You Know?
Everything, everything, whether jazz or classical music, literature or conversation, must have architecture and direction. And those who criticize us for confining jazz to such a requirement do not appreciate that in music, abandonment is fine, but indiscipline is death.
British (later naturalized American) jazz pianist/composer, accidentally blinded when only a few days old. A prolific recording artist for the MGM, Capitol, and Concord Jazz labels, with his quintet and trio, his theme song, which he also composed, is "Lullabye of Birdland."
"The Serene Poet of Jazz"