Whew… What a delight!

Every once in a while, a Facebook friends puts up a link to a real treat. I’d never heard “St. James Infirmary” quite like this rendition. Virtuosity!

Every musician in this crew gets a chance to shine.

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3 thoughts on “Whew… What a delight!

  1. Rhiannon Giddens is a jewel. I first came across her with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, and still keep her version of “Memphis Shakedown” around to get me going in the morning, or whenever a little extra energy is needed.

    It’s certainly on the other end of some continuum, so if you don’t want to break the spell of St. James, I wouldn’t recommend it for now. But whenever you’re up for some amazing Rhiannon in a wholly other context, here it is.

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