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:
March 6 – Lizz Wright and Catherine Russell
February 27 – Tribute to Mose Allison (check out the Oscar Peterson piano master class I mentioned on air at www.facebook.com/FascinatingRhythmsWMPG )
February 20 – 23 Artists, 23 Songs with “Black” in the Title; Musical Support of “Wear Black” Presidents Day Protests
February 13 – WMPG off air (snowstorm)
February 6 – Betty Carter and Ella Fitzgerald (Twelve Nights in Hollywood)