Stella By Starlight
Victor Young’s Versatile Vehicle for Variation

As time has gone on, my blog “series” featuring composer Victor Young has continued to expand. In past years, I had selected one composer, looked at many of his songs, explored some biographical information and then created a series of posts with accompanying recordings meant to be enjoyable and educational. Somehow, when it came to … Continue reading Stella By Starlight
Victor Young’s Versatile Vehicle for Variation

Street of Dreams
Another Terrific Tune by Victor Young

Once in a while in life we speak about something with confidence and then find out later that the information that we shared was inaccurate. This happened to me when writing about composer Victor Young in my post featuring When I Fall in Love. Here’s what I wrote: “What’s interesting for those of us who … Continue reading Street of Dreams
Another Terrific Tune by Victor Young

Golden Earrings
A Treasure Among Gems by Victor Young

Looking back through 8 years of publishing my Conversations at the Piano blog, I found that the only standard by composer Victor Young which had ever been featured was When I Fall in Love. You can read about When I Fall in Love and also learn a little about the composer himself in this post … Continue reading Golden Earrings
A Treasure Among Gems by Victor Young

When I Fall in Love
A Treasure by Victor Young

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, November 3rd when the Ed Mascari Jazz Trio featuring Rebecca Wellons and Marliese Ballon will be presenting a free one hour concert at 7:00 PM at the Hudson Public Library. Plan to join us for a musical program of familiar standards, jazz tunes and inspiring originals guaranteed to keep your … Continue reading When I Fall in Love
A Treasure by Victor Young