Thursday, May 3, 2007

In Crowd of the month: Dick Hyman & Harpsichord

Dick Hyman has enjoyed a long and varied musical career spanning the last 50 years or so. Session man, musical arranger, composer - - He's worked in many styles with dozens of other artists, and has released over 100 albums.

His pop instrumental LPs released on the Command label in the sixties are legendary. This month's In Crowd is from the 1966 LP, 'Happening!'

Among his diverse achievements in more recent years has been his role as composer/arranger/conductor/pianist in many of Woody Allen's films.

Listen to: Dick Hyman & Harpsichord - The "In" Crowd (click for audio)

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