In this segment from www.artistshousemusic.org – Producer and music educator John Snyder discusses working with the great blues vocalist Etta James on Mystery Lady, a Grammy-winning jazz repertoire album she made in the 1990s, and how he went about dealing with studio and musical issues he encountered on the date. He also shares his opinions on what makes a recording great, and on stacking the deck in favor of greatness during a recording session.