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Frank Sinatra’s 1965 Reprise album entitled September of My Years, with arrangements by Gordon Jenkins, has long been one of my very favorite Sinatra albums. Even when I was in my early teens, I would sing along with great conviction to this collection of songs that were all about growing older and looking back. While […]

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Still recovering from “Sinatra – 100 Very Good Years,” the 24-hour marathon of Frank Sinatra’s music that I hosted yesterday on member-supported Jazz 90.1 in Rochester, New York. First conceived a few years ago, given the green light about 1 year ago and after months of hard work, recording, editing, interviews , t-shirts, social media […]

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Okay, so I finished watching the Sinatra 100th Birthday Grammy Concert or whatever it was they called it on CBS. The highest compliment I can pay is that it wasn’t as bad as I thought it was going to be. Of course, I thought it was going to be REALLY BAD so to say it […]

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Hey! Did I mention I host a radio show? Well, I don’t really . . . I actually host TWO radio shows, back-to-back. The shows run on Jazz 90.1 FM in Rochester, New York every Sunday from Noon until 3:30 p.m., Eastern time. You can listen in live via the magical internet. Just click onto […]

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