Classic songs and performances from one of Canada’s most loved trios, Sitting On A Rainbow marks Scarlett, Washington & Whiteley’s third recording and features great renditions of such classics as Lady Be Good, Mood Indigo, Sweet Sue and many others.
Songs: Lady Be Good, Walking Down The Line, Nobody Knows You When You’re Down & Out, Mood Indigo, When You’re Smiling, Your Old Used To Be, World On A String, Lazy River, Sweet Sue, I Ain’t Got Nobody, Wait ‘Til The Sun Shines Nelly, Gas Up The Comet, Singing In The Rain, Mose’s Moon Medley (By The Light of the Silvery Moon, Shine On Harvest Moon), Oh Mary Don’t You Weep.
Musicians: Mose Scarlett (Martin guitar. vocals), Jackie Washington (Gibson guitars, vocals), Ken Whiteley (6 & 12 string Laskin guitars, Oliver Apitius mandolin & mandola, piano, accordion, 4 & 5 string banjos, washboard, ukelele, string bass, washtub bass, vocals) with Victor Bateman (string bass), Jeff Healey (guitar), Amos Garrett (guitar), George Koller (string bass), David Wall (harmony vocals), Ben Whiteley (string bass), Chris Whiteley (harmonica).
“Spontaneous, casual and friendly; a group of old friends enjoying their shared love of well-worn tunes and each other’s considerable musical prowess.” Rambles