pays a centennial tribute to the great lyricist Johnny Mercer
! Features very special guests Marian McPartland
and Barbara Carroll
on two tunes.
"If two smile buttons were to meet and fall in love, their ideal wedding music might be the ebullient jazz churned out by singer and pianist Daryl Sherman." -- New York Times
Johnny Mercer, I'm certain would have loved Daryl Sherman's tribute, which avoids the obvious and illuminates the full range of his legacy. I doubt there'll be a better one. -- Dan Morgenstern, Director of Rutger's University's Institute of Jazz Studies