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Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret: A George Gershwin Quote From Michael Feinstein’s Book –Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     Frank Sinatra on your Friday, here serving up the delicious “It Ain’t Necessarily So” by George Gershwin from the Broadway musical Porgy and Bess.  This is from … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question at McElrath Cabaret–Do You Spend Time Daily Honing Your Cabaret Skills?–Join The Conversation!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   Jazz and cabaret singer Paula West with “Fly Me To The Moon”–gorgeous vocal tone–enjoy!   Today’s cabaret question is this:    Do you spend time daily honing your … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret: The Greatest Songwriter You Never Heard Of – And His Colleagues–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   Here is Dick Powell singing to Ruby Keeler the wonderful song by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, “I Only Have Eyes For You,” which was presented originally in … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret–The Top 5 Cabaret Through Time Posts of 2012–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     The talented Maude Maggart, here singing “Solitaire” at the Gardenia Open Mic.  Normally, this is a pop tune that I would not have thought twice about, but … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret–The Greatest Songwriter You Never Heard Of, Part 2–Join Us!

Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   Fridays are the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We present historical cabaret singers, entertainers, venues, writers, and musicians, and often … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret–The Greatest Songwriter You Never Heard Of, Part 1–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   Fridays are the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We present historical cabaret singers, entertainers, venues, writers, and musicians, and … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday At McElrath Cabaret: Breathe At The Commas–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     The lovely Vernon Duke standard “Autumn in New York,” here played in a thoughtful and reflective manner by Bill Charlap and his trio.  He performs a cabaret … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday At McElrath Cabaret: Tips For Outdoor Gigs–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     Since it’s the beginning of autumn, I thought a lovely, lush arrangement of Ralph Burns, Woody Herman and Johnny Mercer‘s song, “Early Autumn,” here sung by the … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question at McElrath Cabaret–When Should You Stick To the Melody and When Can You Take Liberties in a Cabaret Song? Join The Conversation!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog! A lovely little clip of Andrea Marcovicci and Jeff Harnar, with their show called Easy To Love:  Andrea Marcovicci and Jeff Harnar Sing Cole Porter.  Andrea Marcovicci’s official website, … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Sarah Vaughan–Join Us!

Welcome to McElrath Cabaret!  We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog.   Fridays are the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We present historical cabaret singers, entertainers, venues, writers, and musicians, and … Continue reading

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