With Marian McPartland
October 12, 2014
The Man I Love (With Marian McPartland)Read more
Unreleased. Ray first recorded the tune in 1956, for The Genius After Hours. This intimate version was played during the wonderful Piano Jazz meeting with Marian McPartland on January 9, 1990, taped at the Manhattan Beach Studios in New York. Ray Charles – voc, p., el.p.; Marian McPartland – p. Here you can listen to it.
October 11, 2014
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be (And You Better Believe It) [Intro: Untitled Blues] (With Marian McPartland)Read more
Unreleased. On 9 January 1990 Ray Charles was a guest at Marian McPartland’s NPR radio show Piano Jazz, taped at the Manhattan Beach Studios in New York (first broadcast on April 6, 1991). One of the many good things that happened was a brief version of this tune (music by Mercer Ellington and lyrics by Ted […]