Pianist Jimmy Rowles was a trusted accompanist who worked nearly every big star in jazz, including Billie Holiday, Mel Tormé, and Sarah Vaughan.
We look at the standards of Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein, like "New York, New York," "Lonely Town," "I Feel Pretty," and "Send In The Clowns."
French songs, French singers, and songs about Paris in this edition of Afterglow.
A preview of jazz vocal nominees for the 2016 Grammy Awards, including Karrin Allyson, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Tony Bennett, and Jamison Ross.
An Afterglow salute to winter weather (without your typical Christmas songs)!
A roundup of recent releases in the world of vocal jazz and traditional pop from the second half of 2015
A cross country roadtrip with songs about St. Louis, Chicago, Atlanta, and the Big Apple, performed by Johnny Mercer, Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett, and more.
Italian-American Crooners, like Sinatra, Martin, Como, and Bennett, shaped the landscape of popular song in the 1940s and 50s.
Afterglow's salute to falling leaves and pumpkin spice with the best autumn songs from the Great American Songbook.
We're exploring the best "Stardust Melodies" from the Great American Songbook.