We turn the spotlight on singer Kurt Elling, and his interpretations of the music of John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman
Afterglow's salute to falling leaves and pumpkin spice with the best autumn songs from the Great American Songbook.
Popular song, more often than not, is about love—love won, love lost, love in doubt. This week we feature songs about the fulfillment of longed-for love.
Hartman is one of the great icons of romantic vocal jazz.
Kurt Elling talks with David Brent Johnson about his tribute to John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman, DEDICATED TO YOU, highlighted on this edition of Afterglow.
This week on Afterglow: new releases from Diana Krall and Tierney Sutton.
It's the most written-about topic in the history of popular song L-O-V-E, as Nat King Cole once sang.
Trumpeter Enrico Rava and pianist Stefano Bollani's latest release The Third Man is featured this week on Afterglow.
This week on Afterglow: a program highlighting both jazz interpretations of Joni Mitchell's work, as well as some of her own jazz-influenced recordings.
This week on Afterglow it’s “Sinatra in Hollywood,” with music from the many movies of Frank Sinatra, including Pal Joey , Anchors Aweigh , High Society , Guys and Dolls , and more, as well as unreleased recordings from The Man With the Golden Arm and an aborted 1954 animated production of Finian’s Rainbow (which features, among other things, a Sinatra-Ella Fitzgerald duet).