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Ian Shaw: A Ghost in Every Bar: The Lyrics of Fran Landesman

Among lyricists, Fran Landesman was a master of mise en scène, framing immaculate, insightful playlets that could be witty, wicked, joyous or heartbreaking, often all at once. Landesman always delivered the unvarnished truth, simply yet eloquently stating the facts without fuss or frill, proving the plainest poetry can be the most beautiful and affecting. Though … Read More “Ian Shaw: A Ghost in Every Bar: The Lyrics of Fran Landesman”

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