- Early accompanyists included Bob Silverman on piano and Pete McLeod and Jeff Wood on guitars.
- Andrew Kirin, a stage name for Andrew Krehel, became a noted jazz accompanyist, as well as a member of new wave band The Jetsonz.
- It may have been written as fluff, but it's flavored with a subliminal sadness that belies its own happy ending . " The production won the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Revival and was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Revival of a Play Actor Albert Macklin, who portrayed sardonic accompanyist Maxie received a Best Actor Obie Award.
- Szab� recorded an album with Lena Horne on Skye in October and November 1969 . Szab� had been part of Horne's backup band when she performed at The Nugget in Nevada in November 1966 and then when she performed ( with Harry Belafonte ) at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas in September 1969 . Likely Szab� had been first introduced to Lena Horne by her longtime accompanyist and his former band leader Chico Hamilton.