Retrieved February 15, While Sinatra never learned how to read music, he had an impressive understanding of it, and he worked very hard from a young age to improve his abilities in all aspects of music. Avant-Mier, Roberto May 6, Newton, Michael October 31, List of awards and nominations received by Frank Sinatra. Talese uses the cardboard stiffeners from shirts, cut into rectangles and rounded at the corners to fit into his inside jacket pocket.
In the words of Kelley:
Frank Sinatra Has a Cold
He seemed now to be also the embodiment of the fully emancipated male, perhaps the only one in America, the man who can do anything he wants, anything, can do it because he has money, the energy, and no apparent guilt. The TV special was highlighted by a dramatic reading of " Send in the Clowns " and a song-and-dance sequence with former co-star Gene Kelly. Frank Sinatra and the Art of Recording. I think he began to see what he might do on his own". Instead, the writer sought out dozens of people who knew the superstar best, making for a revealing and artfully-written portrait of a cultural icon.
Petkov, Steven; Mustazza, Leonard Retha Powers and Kathy Kiernan, ed. American music critic Robert Christgau referred to Sinatra as "the greatest singer of the 20th century". Other people might have become a drunk. Akim Tamiroff Barry Fitzgerald J. Close to You A Swingin' Affair!