PianoDisc has just added another great disc by pianist John McDaniel to the Popular category: Artist Series: John McDaniel – Streisand Songbook. The new acoustic (piano-only) disc features songs made popular by the legendary singing star, Barbra Streisand.
Among the titles are songs featured in her breakthrough movie, “Funny Girl”: “People”, “Don’t Rain On My Parade”, “Second Hand Rose” and “My Man”. Other songs from her films include “On A Clear Day”, “The Way We Were”, “Evergreen”, “A Piece of Sky” and “The Way He Makes Me Feel”. Rounding out the list are “My Coloring Book”, “Lazy Afternoon”, “A Sleepin’ Bee”, “On My Way To You”, “Autumn” and “He Touched Me”.
McDaniel is a Grammy, Emmy and Tony award-winner who is best known for the six years he spent as the Musical Director and co-star of “The Rosie O’Donnell Show”. Since the show ended, John has been busy with Broadway projects including the hit musicals “Taboo”, “Brooklyn” (which he produced), and his new show, “Catch Me If You Can”, a musical version of the film.
More information can be found on John’s McDaniel’s website.
John’s other PianoDisc recordings are Artist Series John McDaniel: Show Tunes; Artist Series John McDaniel: Compositions; Artist Series John McDaniel: Christmas; and his biggest selling disc Artist Series John McDaniel: John, Joel & Manilow, which has placed in the top five sellers every year since its release.