1936-2005
Al Carmines

July 25, 1936, Hampton, Virginia.

August 9, 2005, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Manhattan, New York.

Son a of a Chesapeake Bay fishing boat captain, Carmines’ musical gift showed itself early: At age 13 he was on television in Norfolk, Virginia, singing Shoo Fly Pie while tap dancing and playing his own piano accompaniment.

  1. And Ye Are Witnesses
  2. Food and Drink and Warmth and Light
  3. I Can Hear His Music in My Soul
  4. Many Gifts, One Spirit