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Nellie McKay Spins an Hour of Forgotten 45's

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Saturday afternoon at 4PM, singer/songwriter Nellie McKay stops in the studio to host an hour of her favorite (and rarely heard) records. Lucky for us, she makes a darn good DJ. 

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Sally and Anna: Part One of Four, or More

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

This week, Jonathan Schwartz begins the story of his relationship with a woman named Sally Keeble. Could be it be love? Maybe, but it's only the first installment. 

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Miss a show over the weekend? Don't worry about it! We've listened for you and compiled Jonathan's Weekend Playlists, there's also a Spotify playlist - so you can enjoy the music too. 

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Staff Picks: The American Songbook Live

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Each week, we put together a list of not-to-miss jazz and great American songbook shows. Here are our staff picks for the week.

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The Headliner: Ann Hampton Callaway

Monday, September 15, 2014

In her latest release "From Sassy to Divine: The Sarah Vaughan Project", vocalist Ann Hampton Callaway reinterprets the work of a jazz legend. 

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Miss Jonathan's weekend shows? Just in case, we've put together Jonathan's weekend playlists. Follow us on Spotify & listen to what you may have missed!

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DJ for a Day: Cyrille Aimée

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Friday at 11AM, jazz vocalist Cyrille Aimée takes a break from her busy performance schedule to play DJ for a day at WNYC.

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Staff Picks: The American Songbook Live

Monday, September 08, 2014

On this week's concert calendar, we focus on Fall programming & season openers at venues across the country. Don't forget, if you want to preview a show, we've added a Spotify playlist. 

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The Headliner: "Bring It Back" from Catherine Russell

Sunday, September 07, 2014

In her latest release "Bring It Back", the vocalist Catherine Russell revisits the collaborations between her father Luis Russell & the great Louis Armstrong.

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Staff Picks: The American Songbook Live

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Each week, we compile a concert calendar for the most selective music fan. If you can't make it out, we've added a playlist to the page! Here are our picks for September 1-7.

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Miss Jonathan's weekend shows? Just in case, we've put together Jonathan's weekend playlists. Follow us on Spotify & listen to what you may have missed!

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Album of the Week: "Waiting In Vain" from Gabrielle Stravelli

Sunday, August 31, 2014

This week, we're featuring the new album "Waiting in Vain" from classically trained vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli. Check out the new album with the free download, "Runnin' Back For More."

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London By Day

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

In mid-September of 1962, Jonathan Schwartz had the honor of recording at Abbey Road Studios in London. In this essay, he gives us the inside scoop.

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Staff Picks: The American Songbook Live

Monday, August 25, 2014

Each week, we compile a concert calendar for the most selective music fan. If you can't make it out, we've added a playlist to the page! Here are our picks for August 25-31.

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Monday, August 25, 2014

Miss Jonathan's weekend shows? Just in case, we've put together Jonathan's weekend playlists. Follow us on Spotify & listen to what you may have missed!

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New Artist to Watch: Audra Mariel

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Audra Mariel is a jazz vocalist, an actor, and occasionally, a painter. This week, we've chosen her new self-titled album as our Album of The Week. Download the track, "Because of You."

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John Turturro Loves Jazz—and Jonathan Schwartz

Friday, August 22, 2014

Actor/director John Turturro stopped in to chat about his love of jazz, NYC & his latest film, "Fading Gigolo." And, as it turns out he's a pretty big Jonathan Schwartz fan, too. 

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When Basie Was Jazz' Greatest Dance Master

Thursday, August 21, 2014

For Count Basie's 110th birthday, we're revisiting his work with saxophonist Lester Young. Jazz writer Will Friedwald explores the artistry of two jazz greats. 

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Paris, Part Two

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Last week, Jonathan Schwartz began the retelling of his experience as a working musician in Paris. As promised, this week he's written the second installment.

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Miss Jonathan's weekend shows? Just in case, we've put together Jonathan's weekend playlists. Follow us on Spotify & listen to what you may have missed! 

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