Mel Torme - BBC Archive Track
Jamie plays a track he recently discovered in the BBC Archives: a session featuring singer Mel Torme performing in 1981.
Jamie Cullum plays an hour of jazz music ranging from its heritage to its future.
This week, Jamie returns to the BBC Archives to dig out a session by Mel Tormé performing in 1981. The track is introduced by Mel's son James Tormé, who reminisces about his father and talks about his father's influence on his own career as a jazz musician.
Previous archive sessions on the show have included performances by Cleo Laine, Thelonious Monk and George Benson.