A posthumous album from the great behind-the-scenes man sets a retrospective, autumnal focus on songs which gave rise to Toussaint and his city — and thus to a bigger American music canon.
Two-time Grammy nominee Jane Monheit returned to our studios for another exclusive session this spring, hot on the heels of her latest album, a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald’s legendary recordings of the Great American Songbook. Monheit is no stranger to these timeless standards, as she reminds us with gorgeous, intimate performances of classics by Cole […]
Northwest vocalist Jacqueline Tabor discovered jazz when she was a kid watching old movies on TV. She dug the black-and-white films noir that featured beautiful women in gowns singing jazz in dark, smoky nightclubs—she wanted to grow up to do that. And, whaddaya know? She’s now a lovely woman in a gown singing jazz from […]
In a 2001 session, the singer and pianist joined host Marian McPartland for a program of standards.