- The One I Love Belongs to Someone Else
- The Masquerade Is Over
- A Cottage for Sale
- You Make Me Feel Young
- I Concentrate on You
- I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
- You're My Thrill
- These Foolish Things
- Love Is Just Around the Corner
- The Gentle Rain
- What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?
- After You've Gone
- Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
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Bob Stewart is a self-described "saloon singer" who surrounds himself with top-notch jazz musicians for his record dates. Although he's a crooner by trade rather than a jazz vocalist (the difference being in the little mannerisms like the occasional conversation tone, the longer held notes, and the close association with the melody and infrequent improvisation), Stewart fits in just fine, particularly because he is inspired by the company he keeps. Even though there's some added reverb, he sounds like he is right next to the players interacting with them rather than in a booth by himself. It's obvious immediately that all of his material has likely been in his repertoire for ages, as his performances seem effortless. For the first six tunes, his supporting cast includes pianist Hank Jones, bassist Chip Jackson, drummer Ronnie Zito and trumpeter Glenn Drewes; on the second half, it is Sir Roland Hanna and Jay Leonhart taking the places of Jones and Jackson, with multi-reed player Gary Keller in for Drewes. Oddly enough, neither the recording dates nor the composer credits are given for either session. There's also a second disc, a DVD of two separate performances. Unfortunately, it comes off more like a fan's home video of two live engagements, as the single camera is shaky in spots and the audio is not at a professional level. But Stewart, heard separately with the Tedd Firth Trio and the Virgil Scott Swing Band, clearly keeps the audience in the palms of his hands with his enthusiastic sets.