Joe Bushkin On Piano Jazz

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Joe Bushkin on stage in 1984.

Joe Bushkin on stage in 1984.

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Set List

  • "Oh, Look At Me Now" (Bushkin, DeVries)
  • "Manhattan/California Here I Come" (Rodgers, Hart, DeSilva, Jolson)
  • "Emily" (Mandel, Mercer)
  • "They Can't Take That Away From Me" (Gershwin)
  • "Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin" (Bushkin, DeVries)
  • "I've Got A Crush On You" (Gershwin)
  • "Like Someone In Love" (Burke, VanHeusen)
  • "Here's That Rainy Day" (Burke, VanHeusen)

Pianist Joe Bushkin got his start in Bunny Berigan's band in 1935 and went on to work with Eddie Condon, Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman and Bing Crosby. On this episode of Piano Jazz, Bushkin performs his original "Oh, Look at Me Now" and duets with host Marian McPartland for George Gershwin's "They Can't Take That Away From Me."

Originally broadcast in 1998.

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