I’ll be playing lots of soulful, jazzy, bluesy stuff – along with whatever else I think will get you (and me!) up and moving on a Monday morning.
You might hear Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Catherine Russell, Stacey Kent, Nina Simone, Louis Armstrong, Aretha Franklin, Count Basie, Sara Bareilles, Dave Frishberg. Blossom Dearie, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Joe Williams, Joao Gilberto, Arnett Cobb, Sheila Jordan, Caro Emerald, Lena Horne, Marian McPartland, Herbie Hancock, James Booker, Coleman Hawkins, Lambert Hendricks and Ross, Eva Cassidy, Rene Marie, Etta James, Tommy Dorsey, Sam Cooke, Melody Gardot, Bobby Short, Billie Holiday, Nat King Cole….
What you’ll hear in the Audio Archive links below:
May 21 – Musical Reality Check
May 15 – Blossom Dearie, Bobby Short
May 8 – Sophie Milman, Hilary Gardner, Gregory Porter
May 1 – Louis Armstrong (focus on early performances, 1920s/30s)
April 24 – Jake sits in for Kathy G (thanks!)