Following up on Robin's lament about the tropical weather that has been plaguing most of the USA, here from the heart of the Baked Apple, I am going to try to stage a Cool-Off to help us all chill out. As in every area of my life, music will be the tool that effects the change in mood. Today, I share with you some of the coolest music I know.
So get yourself an iced drink, sit back in a comfortable chair, and give a listen
Okay, let's start with the gorgeous, soothing piano jazz of Bill Evans. Here's his "Like Someone in Love."
Still cool, but also swingin' is this:
Try to feel as cool as Frank sounds.
Okay. Now, for my money, the ultimate in cool is John Coltrane. Listen to his "Ev’ry Time We Say Good-Bye."
Now, aren't you feeling better?
How about your cool favorites? Add a link in the comments to tunes you think will help me stay cool. It’s blistering in New York. Give me a break!