The Mary Parry Trio is Mary (vocals) and Tony Parry (guitar and vocals) and Joe Gillespie, on guitar, dobro and whatever else is necessary.
From the 1960 album 'A Date with The Everly Brothers' and later, a hit for Roy Orbison.
Written by Duke Ellington.
Originally written and recordend by Mississippi John Hurt.
Made famous by the incomparable Ella Fitzgerald.
We've given this funky soul number by The Holmes Brothers the jazz/blues treatment.
Blues in the New Orleans style written and recorded by Jon Cleary.
Bessie Smith's jazz/blues standard from 1925 with Mary in fine voice.
For this lovely song, recorded by Alison Krauss and James Taylor (and many others), Mary and Tony sing and Joe is playing lap steel.
The classic folk song with Mary singing, Tony Parry on rhythm guitar and Joe on dobro.
A Randy Newman song with Tony and Mary singing harmony.
An aria from the opera 'Porgy and Bess', 'Summertime' is a lullaby but has now become a jazz classic.
Bessie Smith made this Jimmy Cox song from 1923 into an all time favourite. It has been covered many times since.
Written by Donagh Long, this song was popularised by Dolores Keane.
Written by Don Gibson it was first recorded by Faron Young but made famous (posthumously) by Patsy Cline who recorded it in 1963 shortly before her fatal plane crash.
Surely, one of the most classic American songs ever written, by Hank Williams in 1949.
Originally recorded my American trio "Red Molly".
Written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson and was an international hit in 1963.