In honor of Ella Fitzgerald's centennial on April 25, 2017, we look at the singer's work for Verve records, where she recorded her famous songbook series.
This week, we highlight the radio broadcasts of two superstars: Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra.
We explore the songs of German composer Kurt Weill, including "Mack The Knife," "September Song," and "Speak Low."
We celebrate the centennial of one of the most swinging and swaggering arrangers from the 1950s and 1960s.
"It's Witchcraft," "Ghosts Of Yesterday," "Haunted Heart," "Skeleton In The Closet," and more haunted songs for Halloween.
Ira Gershwin was the lyricist behind such standards as "Embraceable You," "Let's Call The Whole Thing Off," and "Long Ago (And Far Away)"
French songs, French singers, and songs about Paris in this edition of Afterglow.
For Valentine's Day, an Afterglow salute to some of the best love songs from the Great American Songbook
We're exploring the best "Stardust Melodies" from the Great American Songbook.
Canadian pianist Oscar Peterson would have turned 90 this week. We'll be saluting him by showcasing his work with Ella Fitzgerald, Fred Astaire, and more.