[Dixielandjazz] S'wonderful

Jerry Gordon jerrygordon at juno.com
Sat Mar 1 13:58:25 PST 2003

I just listened to "'S Wonderful" on her "Live in Paris" CD (Verve 440
065 109-2; track 9). It's an up-tempo, swinging number, anything but "a
very slow, sexy bossa." As a matter of fact, she doesn't even sing it!
It's strictly an instrumental version, with some very tasty piano by

Maybe she does it differently on another CD?

Jerry Gordon, Troy, NY - Web master for

On Sat, 1 Mar 2003 19:45:29 +0100 "James Kashishian" <kash at ran.es>
> Bryan wrote:
> Aha... been listening to Diana Krall????
> In referente to my comment.......
> > We did S'wonderful the other nite as a very slow, sexy bossa.
> I mentioned it was the pianist that started it, and he HAD been
> listening to her, but I wasn't aware that that is where it came 
> from!
> :>  I just thought the pianist was very clever.
> Maybe I can get the correct words from her recording!!!

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