A jazz standard performed with the most overlooked of solo instruments
- Piece: Misty;
- Composer: Erroll Garner;
- Arranger: Alan Fernie;
- Soloist: Brent Heyworth.
Few jazz standards could lay claim to have influenced a Clint Eastwood film. Misty, the muse in Clint Eastwood’s Play Misty For Me, is by far Erroll Garner’s best-known work. The song was first recorded in 1955 for the album Contrasts.Continue reading “Brass Banding Goes Pop: EM60’s 2020 Advent Calendar: 16. Misty”