Ol' Blue Eyes is Back... Sort Of

Jesse Garlick (CFA’14) bears little physical resemblance to Frank Sinatra. And with his untucked [...]shirt, rolled-up sleeves, and sneakers, his appearance has none of the great singer’s famously elegant style. And for the record, Garlick’s eyes are brown, not the famous azure that earned his hero the nickname “Ol’ blue eyes.” But when Garlick launches into “Come Fly with Me,” one of Sinatra’s signature classics, during a performance at the Waban Health and Rehabilitation Center in Newton, his timbre and phrasing are unmistakably reminiscent of the iconic crooner.

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Tags: cfa, singing, history, music, community service, frank sinatra, elderly, stardust

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