Alto saxophonist and flautist Clifford "Bud" Shank was born on this day in 1926. He and guitarist Laurindo Almeida formed The LA 4 in the Sixties with bassist Ray Brown and drummer Shelley Manne. Here, he and Almeida play the standard "Speak Low" by Kurt Weill, with lyrics by Ogden Nash.
3 thoughts on “Song of the Day: Bud Shank and Laurindo Almeida, “Speak Low””
I enjoyed listening to them. I feel like I am in some bookstore
It has that vibe, doesn’t it?
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