Then he hits a certain note or sings a certain song and your opinion can change immediately.
Early life Harry Connick Jr. Connick's father is a Catholic of Irish, English, and German ancestry. This was recorded for a Japanese documentary called Jazz Around the World. There he met Columbia Records executive, Dr. George Butler, who persuaded him to sign with Columbia. His first record, Harry Connick Jr. He soon acquired a reputation in jazz because of extended stays at high-profile New York venues. His next album, 20 , featured his vocals and added to this reputation.
Career When Harry Met Sally In that year he began a two-year world tour. In addition, he released two albums in July In October , he released his third consecutive multi-platinum album, Blue Light, Red Light , on which he wrote and arranged the songs. Also in October , he starred in Little Man Tate , directed by Jodie Foster , playing the friend of a child prodigy who goes to college. In November , Connick released 25 , a solo piano collection of standards that again went platinum.
He also re-released the album Eleven. His multi-platinum album of holiday songs, When My Heart Finds Christmas , was the best-selling Christmas album in He released She , an album of New Orleans funk that also went platinum. The performance was televised live in China for what became known as the Shanghai Gumbo special.
In his third film Copycat , Connick played a serial killer who terrorizes a psychiatrist played by Sigourney Weaver. The following year, he released his second funk album, Star Turtle , which did not sell as well as previous albums, although it did reach No. Jazz and Hope Floats For his release To See You , Connick recorded original love songs, touring the United States and Europe with a full symphony orchestra backing him and his piano in each city. He released Come By Me , his first album of big band music in eight years in , and embarked on a world tour visiting the United States, Europe, Japan and Australia.
His music and lyrics earned a Tony Award nomination. He was also the narrator of the film My Dog Skip , released in that year. He also starred in his twelfth movie, Mickey , featuring a screenplay by John Grisham that same year. In October , he again released two albums: Songs I Heard , featuring big band re-workings of children's show themes, and 30 , featuring Connick on piano with guest appearances by several other musical artists.
Songs I Heard won Connick another Grammy for Best Traditional Pop Album and he toured performing songs from the album, holding matinees at which each parent had to be accompanied by a child.
In , he received a U. Patent 6,, for a "system and method for coordinating music display among players in an orchestra. It was released on Branford Marsalis ' new label Marsalis Music and led to a short tour of nightclubs and small theaters.
Connick appeared in the film Basic. In October , he released his second Christmas album, Harry for the Holidays , which went gold and reached No. Only You , his seventeenth album for Columbia Records, was released in February A collection of s and s ballads, Only You, went top ten on both sides of the Atlantic and was certified gold in the United States in March Harry for the Holidays was certified platinum in November An animated holiday special, The Happy Elf , aired on NBC in December , with Connick as the composer, the narrator, and one of the executive producers.
Shortly after, it was released on DVD. The holiday special was based on his original song The Happy Elf, from his album Harry for the Holidays. Another album from Marsalis Music was recorded in , Occasion: The Pajama Game, Bug and P. The film was released in It ran from February 23 to June 17, , including five benefit performances running from June 13 to He was part of the documentary Note by Note: The Making of Steinway L , released in November He appeared in the film P.
I Love You , released in December Connick did the arrangements for, wrote a couple of songs, and sang a duet on Kelli O'Hara 's album that was released in May He had the starring role of Dr. Dennis Slamon in the Lifetime television film Living Proof His third Christmas album, What a Night! Harry has a vast knowledge of musical genres and vocalists, even Gospel music. In contrast to Connick's previous albums, this album is a collaboration with a record company producer , the multiple Grammy Award winning music executive Clive Davis.
James Theatre in November in previews. Connick debuted the title track live on May 2, episode of American Idol and appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show the following week to discuss his new project. A US summer tour was announced in support of the album. American Idol Season 12 Connick returned to American Idol to mentor the top four of season He performed "Every Man Should Know" on the results show the following night.
The two wrote a special song exclusively for the movie.
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Early life Harry Connick Jr.