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The Jonathan Channel” provides an unparalleled showcase for this timeless music, presented by its strongest advocate, Jonathan Schwartz, in his intimate, insightful, and utterly original approach that combines impeccable taste with countless personal tales, colorful anecdotes and encyclopedic knowledge.

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The Headliner: Partners from Barbra Streisand

Monday, October 20, 2014

This week, we're taking a look at the new studio album from Barbra Streisand, Partners. Take a listen to this week's review! 

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Saturday Morning Jazz with Radio Deluxe

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Saturday morning at 10AM, join John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey as they share their favorite jazz selections - new and old. 

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DJ for A Day: Tierney Sutton

Friday, October 17, 2014

Tierney Sutton was recently hailed as an artist, "who takes the whole enterprise to another level" by The New York Times. Today at 11AM, she'll be in studio to host an hour of music.

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Introducing Charenee Wade

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Today at 3PM, Michael Feinstein chats music and songwriting with accomplished jazz vocalist Charenee Wade. 

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Wednesday, October 15, 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

Monday, October 13, 2014

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

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Everything Old is New Again with Kat Gang

Monday, October 13, 2014

This week, we're featuring the second release from jazz vocalist Kat Gang, Dream Your Troubles Away. You can preview the album with a free download.

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Remembering Elaine Stritch

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Today at 3PM, Song Travels remembers Elaine Stritch. In one of her final interviews before retirement, Stritch joined Michael Feinstein for a candid talk about life on the stage & off.

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Jonathan's Weekend Playlists

Tuesday, October 07, 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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A Conversation with The Miles Davis Estate & A Tribute to Rita Hayworth

Monday, October 06, 2014

There's a lot going on in NYC this week. Our top picks? The Miles Davis Estate at CBGB Music Festival & a tribute to star of the silver screen, Rita Hayworth. That's just the beginning. 

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Flying Over Rio from Harry Allen

Monday, October 06, 2014

This week, we're featuring the new album Flying Over Rio from saxophonist Harry Allen. You can preview the album with a free download.

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It's Nothing but Jazz, Jazz, Jazz

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Saturday morning at 10AM, join John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey for two-hours of their favorite jazz recordings. 

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Songwriting with Herb Alpert & Lani Hall

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Today at 3PM, husband and wife team Herb Alpert & Lani Hall visit the Song Travels studio. The couple chats songwriting, jazz and Brazilian music. 

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Seymour's First First Name

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

This week, Jonathan Schwartz concludes the story of his relationship with author Anna Maida. As you would perhaps expect, a secret is revealed. 

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Paint the Town with a Broadway Revival & More

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

On this week's calendar we've shifted our focus to the Songbook and Broadway. There's a lot going on from author Ralph Ellison's record collection to the Broadway revival of On The Town.

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"Body and Soul" Gets a Second Spin

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Each week, we gather Jonathan's weekend playlists. Last weekend, turns out there was a tiny "Body and Soul" marathon. Love that song? Us too & we also love each & every interpretation. 

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The Full Cast Recording of Lady Day on Broadway

Monday, September 29, 2014

This week, we're taking a look at the full cast recording of Lady Day at Emerson' Bar & Grill. Check out our review and grab a free download while you're at it! 

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Jazz Singer Audra Mariel Takes over for Jonathan Schwartz

Friday, September 26, 2014

Friday at 11AM, Audra Mariel steals the reins from Jonathan Schwartz. She'll be in the studio hosting an hour of music that has inspired her: Joni Mitchell, Bessie Smith & more. 

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NPR's Ari Shapiro and the Pink Martini Ensemble

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Thursday afternoon at 3PM, pianist & cofounder of the Pink Martini Ensemble visits Song Travels. Tom Lauderdale brings with him a few friends along, including NPR's Ari Shapiro. 

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A Visit with Anna Maida

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Last week, Jonathan Schwartz began the retelling of his relationship with a certain, Sally Keeble. He continues, only this week he introduces us to an author named Anna Maida. 

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