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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The Holidays are here and Jonathan Schwartz is paying tribute. Last weekend, was a romp through the great American songbook and Christmas classics. 

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Tom Wopat is Home For The Holidays

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The Duke Boys have known each other a long time. Their current project, Home for Christmas, is our album of the week. Stay tuned to The Jonathan Channel to hear the full album! 

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Jonathan's Choice: Tierney Sutton

Saturday, December 13, 2014

It's no secret that we're fans of jazz vocalist, Tierney Sutton. Earlier this year, Sutton performed at NJPAC and Jonathan Schwartz joined her for an evening of music and conversation.

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The Birthday of Frank Sinatra

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Friday, December 12th is the birth anniversary of our favorite crooner Frank Sinatra. We're celebrating and that's not a bad thing. 

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From Hazzard County to The Jonathan Channel

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Tom Wopat has come a long way from Hazzard County. Now, he decks the halls of NYC nightclubs & radio stations with the great America songbook.. Tuesday 4PM, he'll be your guest DJ. 

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The American Songbook Live: Staff Picks

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Each week we comb through the dense weeds of event calendars and pluck out a few not-to-miss events. This week we've found: a Basie Tribute, Christian McBride and much more. 

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlist

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Last weekend, we celebrated the holidays with great music & Jonathan's 45th annual Christmas Show. We've put together the playlist for you with a Spotify player as an added bonus. 

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A Michael Feinstein Christmas

Monday, December 08, 2014

This week, we are featuring the holiday stylings of vocalist Michael Feinstein. Stay tuned to The Jonathan Channel to hear the full album! 

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The Jonathan Schwartz Christmas Show

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Missed the Christmas Show? Never fear. We will be reairing it throughout the holiday season: Saturday, December 20th at 4PM and Wednesday December 24th at 7PM.   

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Nelson Riddle Part One

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

In this essay, Jonathan Schwartz readily admits, "I have few idols. Nelson Riddle is two of them.." Here is the origin story of a great love as recalled by our host, Jonathan Schwartz. 

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Stepping Out In Style

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

'Tis the season for nights out! Parties, plays and cocktails - the city comes alive with events. We've chosen a few and added a Spotify playlist which allows you to preview the shows! 

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Holiday Favorites from WNYC

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Last weekend, Jonathan Schwartz turned his attention to the holidays. We've put together a playlist that's as Christmas as fir trees and cinnamon sticks. 

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Christmas in New York with Renée Fleming

Monday, December 01, 2014

The Holidays have arrived are here and with them comes the holiday music. This week we are featuring the latest release from Renée Fleming, Christmas in New York. 

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Jonathan's Weekend Mix

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Each week, we compile Jonathan's weekend shows and put together a great American songbook Spotify playlist. It's the closest thing we can get to a Jonathan Schwartz mixtape.

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A Very Parisian Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

How does a working musician celebrate Thanksgiving in Paris? Jonathan Schwartz has first hand experience. Enjoy his holiday how-to guide. 

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Lissy Walker's Wonderland

Sunday, November 23, 2014

On her most recent album, jazz vocalist Lissy Walker interprets songbook classics adding hints of 70's acoustic pop and country. Preview Wonderland with this week's free download.

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On The Town with The Songbook

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Each week, we put together a list of not-to-miss jazz and cabaret shows. This week: Tito Puente Tribute, On The Town revival & more. You can preview the shows with our Spotify playlist.

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A Jonathan Schwartz Mixtape

Monday, November 17, 2014

Each week, we compile Jonathan's weekend shows and put together a great American songbook Spotify playlist. It's the closest thing we can get to a Jonathan Schwartz mixtape.

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Rediscovering Johnny Mercer with The John Pizzarelli Swing Seven

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Rediscover the songs of Johnny Mercer with The John Pizzarelli Swing Seven. This week, we are offering a sneak peek from their upcoming release, Mercer Street. 

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Backstage with The Miles Davis Family

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Get ready to learn about Miles Davis - all those intimate details you've always wanted. Friday at 11AM, take a tour through the music & life of Davis with his nephew & youngest son. 

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