Trouble Is A Man

Carmen McRae

San Francisco, Calif.,1962

This performance of “Trouble Is A Man” by Carmen McRae is taken from an episode of the television show “Jazz Casual” which aired in 1962.

Carmen McRae is just visiting California in this clip, but later on in the ’60s she would decide to move their permanently – all the while keeping performance engagements at New York City’s Blue Note venue.

Personnel:

Carmen McRae, vocals
Norman Simmons, piano
Victor Sproles, bass
Walter Perkins, drums