A Song For Saturday: Johnny Staccato Theme by Elmer Bernstein

Johnny Staccato, played by John Cassavetes, is a jazz pianist/private detective. The setting for many episodes is aGreenwich Village jazz club belonging to his friend, Waldo, played by Eduardo Ciannelli. The show featured many musicians, such as Barney Kessel, Shelly Manne, Red Mitchell, Red Norvo, and Johnny Williams. (Ironically, given the show’s New York setting,Continue reading “A Song For Saturday: Johnny Staccato Theme by Elmer Bernstein”