Lullaby of Birdland

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Friday, February 07, 2014

The Jonathan Channel provides an intimate, insightful, and original approach to the Great American Songbook. You can enjoy this eclectic mix of beloved music by visiting

Episode Playlist:

Frank Sinatra - Come Blow Your Horn - Sinatra Sings the Songs of Van Heusen and Cahn

Ruth Brown - Bye Bye Blackbird - The Big Band Sound of Thad Jones Mel Lewis Featuring Miss Ruth Brown

Nat King Cole - It's Only A Paper Moon - The Complete After Midnight Sessions

Maria Friedman - Children and Art - Now and Then

The Hi-Lo's - Nice Work if You Can Get It - Nice Work If You Can Get It

Lena Horne - You're The One - Love Is The Thing

Mel Torme - Something's Gotta Give - Mel Torme Sings Fred Astaire

Jane Monheit - I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good - Never Never Land

Frank Sinatra - You And The Night And The Music - Ring-A-Ding Ding!

Bill Charlap - Gone With The Wind - I'm Old Fashioned

Caetano Veloso - Blue Skies - A Forgeign Sound

Eydie Gorme - Glad to be Unhappy - Don't Go to Strangers/Softly As I Leave You

Count Basie - Flight to Nassau - Warm Breeze

Tierney Sutton - Blue After - Blue

Nelson Riddle - Bye Bye Blues - The Joy of Living/Love is a Game of Poker

Fats Waller - I've Got My Fingers Crossed - It's A Sin To Tell A Lie

Linda Ronstadt – Skylark - 'Round Midnight

Ella Fitzgerald - The Sweetest Sounds - Hello, Dolly!

Tony Bennett - Cloudy Morning - Here's To The ladies

Diana Krall - Do It Again - When I Look in Your Eyes

Frank Sinatra - One For My Baby - Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely

Harold Arlen - Hooray for Love - The Music of Harold Arlen-The 1955 Walden Sessions

Louis Armstrong - Hello Dolly - All Time Greatest Hits

Frank Sinatra - Swingin' Down the Lane - Songs for Swingin' Lovers

Cyrille Aimee - Easy Living - Burstin' Out!

Louis Armstrong - Got A Bran' New Suit - Classics

Stacey Kent - There's No You - Close Your Eyes

Oscar Peterson - I'm In The Mood for Love - The Song is You:Best of the Verve Songbooks

Artie Shaw – Frenesi- Begin the Beguine

Stacey Kent - Shall We Dance - Let Yourself Go

Stacey Kent - Shall We Dance - In Love Again: The Music of Richard Rodgers

Paul McCartney - Accentuate The Positive - Kisses On The Bottom

Peggy Lee - The Glory of Love - Things Are Swingin'/Jump For Joy

Tony Bennett – People - Here's To The ladies

Barbra Streisand - Goodbye for Now - The Movie Album

Irene Kral - The Touch of Your Lips - Better Than Anything

Louis Armstrong - On the Sentimental Side - Priceless Jazz Collection:More Louis Armstrong

Judy Garland - I Feel a Song Coming On - Judy/Judy in Love

Frank Sinatra - I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good - A Swingin' Affair!

Dave Frishberg - Our Love Rolls On - Classics

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Love Is Here to Stay - Ella And Louis Again

Shirley Horn - I Got Lost In His Arms - Close Enough For Love

Nancy LaMott - I Got The Sun In The Morning - Listen To My Heart

Frank Sinatra - Sentimental Journey - Come Swing With Me

Frank Sinatra - Sleep Warm - The Complete Capitol Singles Collection

Frank Sinatra - Reaching for the Moon - The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings

Frank Sinatra - Roses of Picardy - The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings


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