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  1. 'The Carol Burnett Show: Treasures From The Vault' DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... Mickey Rooney, and Ronald Reagan. There would be many more guests like Lucille Ball, Bing Crosby, Don Rickles, Mel Torme and Phyllis Diller. Some of the original cast members of the show would be Harvey Korman and Lyle Waggoner. Along with Tim ...

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  2. Peggy King's first album in 36 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Philly.com

    ... singers, and I got the job." A peer of Judy Garland and Debbie Reynolds, King got her start after auditioning for Mel Torme, who asked her, "Where the hell did you learn to sing like that?" Torme promptly hired her as "Miss Color TV." King still ...

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  3. Kellie Fuller brings romantic tunes to Siloa sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Music, however, was always there. One time she switched shifts just saw she could assist the late crooner, Mel Torme. “I really wanted to meet him,” Fuller said, with a “bucket list” that includes exchanging pleasantries ...

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  4. For music lovers: Valentine's Day at Steinway, HinsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Patch.com

    ... led orchestras and bands, performed on piano and keyboards, directed, composed and arranged for and with the best: Mel Torme, Peggy Lee, Johnny Hartman, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank D'Rone, Barbara McNair, The Arbors and Bobby Rydell and Wayne Newton. He ...

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  5. Glenn Frey remakes the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to "Beverly Hills Cop"), which in this new form sounds a bit like a stripped-down Steely Dan working off of Mel Torme arrangements. The idea to run the song through the way-back machine came during a pre-tour rehearsal at which Frey bemoaned the ...

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  6. Singing legend Jack Jones performs Frank Sinatra songs in Bradford...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... ve two Grammies. He has performed at two Royal Variety Shows, has a Hollywood Walk of Fame star, and was hailed by Mel Torme as "the greatest 'pure singer' in the world."

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  7. 'Sunday With Sinatra' brunch premiers at PenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The West Milford Messenger

    ... worked with the “who's who” of the music industry - from pop to jazz - singing with Dionne Warwick, Mel Torme, Gloria Estefan and Barbara Streisand to name a few. The usual brunch suspects will be available, such as garden omelets and ...

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  8. Pennings Farms plans 'Sunday with Sinatra'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... worked with the “who's who” of the music industry - from pop to jazz - singing with Dionne Warwick, Mel Torme, Gloria Estefan and Barbara Streisand to name a few. The usual brunch suspects will be available, such as garden omelets and ...

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  9. Texas Jazz Crooner Ken Slavin Returns to the Met Room with 'a Saloon Jazz Mixology' TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... same evening. Slavin will be accompanied by a classic New York City jazz trio: star pianist John Colianni, who was Mel Torme's pianist for six years and has worked with such legends as Cleo Laine and Bucky Pizzarelli ; guitarist Paul Bollenback, an ...

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  10. Steve March-Torme follows in dad's footsteps for Metropolis showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Daily Herald

    When pop-jazz singer Steve March-Torme performs Saturday at the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights, he will be returning to a town that played a role in changing him from a bachelor to a married man. March-Torme, 62, the son of the late jazz great and Chicago native Mel Torme, first began dating his wife in Arlington Heights in the late 1990s.

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  11. Beautiful music from around the world streamed Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Band; Mike Levine, conductor; Beaches Fine Arts Series, St. Paul's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, Jacksonville, FL; Mel Torme & Robert Wells (arr. Giovanni De Chiaro): The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire); Giovanni De Chiaro, ...

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  12. Pennings Farms plans 'Sunday with Sinatra'Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... worked with the “who's who” of the music industry - from pop to jazz - singing with Dionne Warwick, Mel Torme, Gloria Estefan and Barbara Streisand to name a few. The usual brunch suspects will be available, such as garden omelets and ...

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  13. Club ListingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... Key, providing a catered menu, one glass of Champagne, live music by the Ryan Cross Trio and James Torme, son of Mel Torme. General admission tickets to opening day are $5, $10 for Club House admission. Tickets to the Guest Chef Series are $85. Call ...

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  14. a Sinatra Centenary at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... was festive Frank and classics like White Christmas were mixed in with a poignant I'll Be Home for Christmas and Mel Torme's Christmas Song, featuring excellent playing and great vocals. By the end of Baby It's Cold Outside, the crowd were calling ...

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  15. It's Mel Torme time againRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2015 | Off the Kuff

    Every year on Christmas Day, I link to my favorite Christmas story , which stars Mel Torme. It is often shamelessly ripped off a lot , which is a Bad Thing that one Should Not Do.

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  16. Mr. Cope's Cave: Doing Anything Special Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    ... 24 hours, of course. Mostly, it's more like having Grandma's favorite Christmas LP playing in the background... Mel Torme singing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." Or whatever. It's comforting. It feels... at least to me, at any rate... it ...

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  17. Opening Day at Santa Anita Park: Ponies, Cocktails, Gourmet Food, Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Ryan Cross Trio and James Torme, celebrating the 70th Anniversary of "The Christmas Song," written by his father, Mel Torme. Tickets to the Guest Chef Series event with Chef Steven Fretz are $85 including admission, a catered menu, live music, one ... 1 comment

  18. getTV to Air the Judy Garland Show's Christmas Episode, 12/24Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Guests include Lorna Luft, Joey Luft and Liza Minnelli as well as Jack Jones, and Mel Torme, who performs his own legendary composition, "The Christmas Song ." Judy herself performs carols such as "Winter Wonderland" and "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas," the iconic standard that she first introduced to the world in the 1944 movie Meet Me in St. Louis.

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  19. The 8 Best Christmas Songs Written by JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... with flirtation, Kitts strikes a perfectly playful tone, making this song a delightful romp through time. 4.) Mel Torme - "The Christmas Song" "Though it's been said, many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you," go the lyrics in this timeless ...

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  20. Swingin' Carols of Christmas benefits UCC music ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Trading Post

    ... Santa Claus Medley," "Deck the Halls" and "The Christmas Song." Vocalist Kim Wasielewski lent her talents on the Mel Torme and Bob Wells penned "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)" and the Santa Claus medley that included "Here ...

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