Especially For You – John Oddo

Almost a pop ballad, this song was originally written for Woody Herman's big band. Our "Further Explorations" recording has Minus You tracks for melody instruments.

John Oddo

March 21, 1953 – April 2, 2019

Having started his career as a pianist, arranger, and composer for Woody Herman and his Thundering Herd, Oddo met vocalist Rosemary Clooney in 1983 and served as her music director, pianist, and arranger for more than 18 years. His credits include work on 20 of her recordings, as well as countless live and televised performances. Read more...

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