Walt Strony
Walt Strony

Walt's Wonders #1928

…sharing music and conversation with the notable American theatre organist Walt Strony.

Hour 1

COLE PORTERFrom this moment on (Wurlitzer/Gilson Studio, Madison, WI) WSOC-1

JOHN LENNON & PAUL McCARTNEYEleanor RigbyJIMMY LEACHSmash and Grab (Wurlitzer/Berkeley Community Theatre, CA) Nor-CalTOS 101

EARLE HAGENHarlem NocturneSimon Gledhill (Wurlitzer/Castro Theatre, San Francisco, CA) Clout 421

LEO ROBIN & RALPH RAINGERLook what I’ve got/Thank heaven for youJim Riggs (Wurlitzer/Paramount Theater, Oakland, CA) RTR 103

CLARENCE MUSE & LEON RENÉI’m beginning to see the light (Wurlitzer/Sanfilippe Music Salon, Barrington, IL) WSOC-4

HAROLD ARLENThe man that got awayJEROME KERNWho?Billy Nalle (Wurlitzer/Paramount Theatre, Brooklyn, NY) Project 3 5053

KURT WEILLMy ship, fr Lady in the darkBILLY JOELRoot Beer Rag (Wurlitzer/Krughoff Residence, Downers Grove, IL) DSC 52290

Filler – PORTER: I concentrate on you – Jim Riggs (see above)

Hour 2

AARON COPLANDHoedown, fr Rodeo (Wurlitzer/St. Mary of the Lake Auditorium, Mundelein, IL) WSOC-2

COLE PORTERJust one of those thingsJohn Seng (Mundelein, IL) Pipes & Palaces 51193

PORTERMy heart belongs to daddyJohn Seng (Mundelein, IL) Pipe Organ Presentations 113

EROLL GARNERMistyBobby Hackett, cornet; John Seng (Wurlitzer/Loderhose Studio, Jamaica, NY) Sony 26656

THOMAS ‘FATS’ WALLER Ain’t Misbehavin’. LEROY ANDERSONSerenata (Morton/Kautz Ironstone Vineyards, Murphys, CA) KS-2

LILLIAN GLANVILLE & HAYDN WOODI love to hear you singing (Wurlitzer/Chicago Theatre, Chicago, IL) WSOC-2

CHRIS SMITHConfessin’ Jesse Crawford (Wurlitzer/Paramount Studio, NYC) Piping Hot 2008

ERIC COATESKnightsbridge March, fr London SuiteChris Elliott (Wurlitzer/Plummer Auditorium, Fullerton, CA) CPE 106

WALTER STRONY:  Variations on I wish I were an Oscar Mayer Wiener (Sanfilippo Music Salon, Barrington, IL) WSOC-4

Filler – STRONY:  Improvisation on Shenandoah –Walt Strony (Wurlitzer/Sanfilippe Music Salon, Barrington, IL) WSOC-1

Unless otherwise indicated, today’s performances all feature our special guest, Walt Strony.