Canadian pianist Oscar Peterson worked with some of the great singers of his day, including Ella Fitzgerald, Fred Astaire, and Billie Holiday.
"The Song Is You," "The Song Is Ended," "I Poured My Heart Into The Song," and other songs about music on this episode.
Come dance with us this week on Afterglow--no lessons required!
Celebrating the legendary singers of American popular song.
New anthologies from two legendary performers of American popular song.
"She Wrote the Song" highlights standards written by women composers who, in the early decades of American popular song, had to struggle for the limelight.
This episode of Afterglow looks at some of the best new releases and reissues/historical releases from 2008.
Afterglow gets into the seasonal spirit with holiday songs in the movies and on TV, featuring Bing Crosby, Judy Garland, Fred Astaire and others.
Music from Frank Kimbrough's latest release, as well as a conversation with the pianist.
This week on Afterglow it's “Ghost of a Song,” a program of otherworldly songs in honor of the upcoming Halloween holiday.