Best Great American Songbook podcasts we could find (Updated January 2019)
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Julian Fleisher undresses his guests’ love for great music and the artists who bring it to life on The Naked American Songbook.
 
I've Heard That Song Before is an audio program about the jazz standards of the Great American Songbook. In each episode, one song is explored by jazz musician host, Joe Hunter, and his jazz musician guest. You'll hear 4 different renditions of the selected song introduced by the hosts who compare and contrast the merits of each adaptation. At the end of each episode, you'll also get to hear a related bonus song. The easy-going conversational format of the show makes it enjoyable for both ja ...
 
Big band, jukebox favorites, swing, hit parade, the Great American Songbook, music from the 30s, 40s, 50s and 60s. Whatever brings back memories for you. Danny Lane opens his "Trunkful of Memories". You'll say "those were the days"
 
With great live and studio recordings, R.J. Catano will showcase some of your favorite bands. Genres of music cross over generations of rock. Saturdays 5-7 p.m. PST.
 
Arias and Songs celebrates great singers of the past and present, from Maria Callas and Jussi Björling to Renée Fleming and Jonas Kaufmann. Each week, recording collector and host Larry Johnson spins a wonderful web of opera, operetta, Broadway tunes, art songs—even vintage pop. Expect the unexpected as Larry guides you through the range and nuance of vocal artistry, with some programs tied to local performances, as well.
 
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Hear comments by those who make the arts so vibrant in Hampton Roads - conductors, musicians, singers, actors, teachers, visual artists. Learn about performances and get insight into the creative process from the artists themselves.
 
Arts interviews, reviews, and features from WFIU Public Media from Indiana University.
 
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Arts interviews, reviews, and features from WFIU Public Media from Indiana University.
 
The Halli Casser-Jayne Podcast is akin to the great salons of times past. Pour yourself a martini, grab a spot on your favorite sofa and listen to the great artists, writers, politicians, and celebrities of our day discuss and debate the current political and economic scene, art and music, film and literature or maybe talk about the newest trends in fashion, design and haute cuisine.Whether it’s the current political cocktail or the latest must-read award-winning book, Halli tackles all topi ...
 
What is the story behind Stagger Lee? Why would astronauts need a DJ? Join Mark and John as they explore everything from the president's record collection to the future of digital music in Stuff From The B-Side, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.
 
Celebrate the many ways the arts can enliven, inform, challenge, fulfill and make listeners better citizens of their community and the world with The Art of the Matter.
 
If you want to create and perform your own amazing cabaret show, you’ve found the right place. I recorded a bunch of interviews with brilliant people covering how to structure a show, choose songs, talk to an audience, deal with lights and sound, what cruise lines want and more. You can listen to them for free right here.
 
Celebrating the greatest jazz singer of all time - Ms. Ella Fitzgerald. Join Phil Ramone, Lizz Wright, Dave Koz, Ruben Studdard, Monica Mancini, Take 6, Jon Faddis and George Duke as they share their experiences with Ella.
 
Welcome to the Boston Pops Podcast for the 129th Season. This podcast will introduce you to some of the programs we will be offering this season. If you are interested in attending a performance previewed in this podcast, please visit www.bostonpops.org. Thanks and Enjoy!
 
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New Book for 2019, new chapter, includes Joe Cocker, Barenaked Ladies, INXS, AC/DC, The Black Keys, Courtney John, Beastie Boys, Deep Purple, Cyndi Lauper, Johnny Winter, and Ziggy Marely.
 
We hook up with Bruce Rave and share stories, thoughts, concerts, experiences and of course music, includes songs by Alabama 3, Albert King with Steven Ray Vaugh, Aretha Franklin, Bruno Mars, Sam Moore with Conway Twitty, and Stevie Wonder. (some tech. in the beginning sorry)
 
Happy moments in Wagner? Enjoying it while it lasts are Kirsten Flagstad and Set Svanholm in Siegfried, and Astrid Varnay and Wolfgang Windgassen in Götterdämmerung. If you are a Wagner fan, this program is definitely for you! The post Brünnhilde and Siegfried in Love appeared first on 98.7WFMT.
 
America’s political parties are broken and they need fixing. So says the authors of a provocative new book, Ian Shapiro and Frances McCall Rosenbluth in their new thought-provoking book RESPONSIBLE PARTIES: SAVING DEMOCRACY FROM ITSELF. Ian Shapiro joins Halli, along with Halli’s partner in politics veteran White House correspondent Matthew Coo ...…
 
Long known for its rich singing tradition, Wales has given us numerous superb artists. Heard today will be Geraint Evans, Margaret Price, Bryn Terfel, Gwyneth Jones, Richard Lewis, and David Lloyd. The post Some Singers from Wales appeared first on 98.7WFMT.
 
Rebecca Evans interviews Virginia Opera's Artistic Director Adam Turner about the company's "Short Works Sampler" of contemporary American opera.
 
Congresswoman Jackie Speier and Halli’s partner in politics veteran White House correspondent Matthew Cooper join Halli this week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show, the podcast posted at Halli Casser-Jayne dot com.In our first half-hour, Halli and Matt slice and dice the last week’s political news. How Donald Trump do in his first Oval Office spee ...…
 
The Overture to Cole Porter’s Anything Goes kicks off 2019. Glynis Johns sings, “Send In the Clowns,” from A Little Night Music, and Bette Midler greets the new year with, “Hello, Dolly!,” amongst much more to be heard in this all-Broadway program. The post American Musical Theater appeared first on 98.7WFMT.…
 
New Year’s Eve and operetta are an unbeatable combination. Strauss, Lehár, and more are heard by artists who know this genre well. They are Fritz Wunderlich, Brigitte Fassbaender, Nicolai Gedda, Anneliese Rothenberger, Simon Keenlyside, and Erica Köth. Shall we waltz? The post A Program for New Year’s Eve appeared first on 98.7WFMT.…
 
Joe and Tom discuss 4 renditions of "These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)," a beautiful standard by Eric Maschwitz. Then they discuss another of his works called "A Nightingale Sang in Barkley Square" for this week's bonus tune!
 
The holiday season is upon us! Wishing us joy this year are Kiri Te Kanawa, Bryn Terfel, Kirsten Flagstad, Fritz Wunderlich, the Choir of Trinity School, and Il Volo. The post A Program for the Holidays appeared first on 98.7WFMT.
 
Wayla Chambo talks with baritone Chris Gabbitas from the King's Singers about their 50th anniversary album GOLD, what it was like to audition for the group, and this week's Virginia Arts Festival Christmas concerts in Norfolk and Williamsburg.
 
Mike Flynn to the pokey? Why is Trump sticking with Flynn when he ditched longtime fixer Michael Cohen? Did Nancy Pelosi outsmart Trump? These are just some of the questions answered this week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Podcast when Halli and her partner in politics veteran White House correspondent Matthew Cooper offer a funny, insightful and e ...…
 
Larry explores the all too brief life and career of this superb Italian baritone. He will be heard in some of his greatest roles from Don Carlo, La bohème, Andrea Chénier, and La Traviata. The post The Art of Ettore Bastianini appeared first on 98.7WFMT.
 
Joe and his guest, Carl Topilow, listen with you to 4 renditions of "Luck Be a Lady," exploring the varied paces in the performances of this standard. They dive into the rich history of this song, which made its debut in the 1950 musical, Guys and Dolls. Enjoy a special rendition of this song performed by its composer Frank Loesser. At the end ...…
 
Nancy and Chuck, yes they CAN! The dynamic Democrats won the headline of the week after they went nose to nose with President Trump in a photo op gone rogue, they along with Mike Flynn, Paul Manafort, Michael Cohen, Mike Pence and Trump’s great wall, just some of the topics we explore this week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Podcast when Halli and h ...…
 
Tis The Season to celebrate KXmas, let the caroling begin, includes, Mariah Carey, Sheryl Crow, Arianna Grande, Level 42, Train, John Mayer, Foghat, Ruben Studdard, Kelly Clarkson, Sia, Ziggy Marley, and Wham (sing along it’s ok)
 
Our KXmas holiday seasoning continues with, Phoebe Snow, Harry Connick Jr., Wayne Toup, Kristan Chambers, Kelly Clarkson, Paul McCartney, Noah Cyrus, Leona Lewis, Ozo Matli, Christina Aguilera, Sugar Lick, Earth Wind and Fire, Big Bad Vodoo Daddy, and Lou Rawls.
 
The holiday season is always about children and the child that lives within us. We will hear lullabies by Kathleen Battle, Boris Christoff, Marilyn Horne, and Ian Bostridge. The prayer from Hänsel und Gretel is sung by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and Elisabeth Grümmer. The Vienna Boys Choir sing a chorus from Bizet’s Carmen as well. The post For the ...…
 
Robert Mueller Michael Flynn Memo, the death of former President George H.W. Bush, Roger Stone and George Conway are just some of the topics we explore this week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Podcast when Halli and her partner in politics veteran White House correspondent Matthew Cooper wax eloquent on all things politics, the podcast posted on all ...…
 
Joe and his guest, Lee Bush, listen with you to 4 renditions of "Here's that Rainy Day," exploring the different levels of the melodies and harmonies in this standard. They dive into the profoundly sad lyrics, exposing the ironic nature of this song. Then they listen with you to this week's bonus tune, “September in the Rain," a song performed ...…
 
Larry offers a one‐hour memorial tribute beginning at 4pm to one of the most outstanding voices of our time. This master of legato and pianissimo will be heard in prominent roles from Norma, Aida, Louise, and La Traviata as well as selections from Spanish zarzuelas. The post Remembering Montserrat Caballé appeared first on 98.7WFMT.…
 
Core Theatre Ensemble will perform its original adaptation of The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne at the Little Theatre of Norfolk, Thursday, November 29 through Saturday, December 1. Classical Announcer and Content Producer Rebecca Evans spoke with two of Core's leaders, Emel Ertugrul and Edwin Castillo, about the group, The Scarlet Lett ...…
 
Joe and his guest, Bill Rudman, listen with you to renditions of "Falling in Love with Love" by Frances Langford, Frank Sinatra, Julian "Cannonball" Adderley & Mary Cleere Haran. They explore the merits of each (of which there are many) and Bill discusses the appearance of this standard in the farce of a play: "The Boys from Syracuse." Then dis ...…
 
Paul Manafort, Roger Stone, Jerome Corsi…could Trumpville’s cast of characters be anymore sleazy? This week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Podcast Halli and her partner in politics veteran White House correspondent Matthew Cooper talk Manafort, Stone, Corsi, GM’s job cuts, climate change, Trump’s border war and so much more with their fresh take on ...…
 
Truly a feast for Puccini fans. It would be enough just hearing Renée Fleming and Jonas Kaufmann in La rondine or Victoria de los Ángeles and Jussi Björling singing the love duet from Madama Butterfly. There’s more as well sung by Licia Albanese, Franco Corelli and Maria Callas. The post Puccini, Puccini, Puccini appeared first on 98.7WFMT.…
 
As we do every week, newsman Matthew Cooper and Halli engage in their weekly snap, crackle and pop political conversation. And what a week it has been. Since Matt and I recorded last evening The New York Times broke a huge story: President Trump Wanted to Order the Justice Dept. to Prosecute former FBI Director James Comey and his longtime neme ...…
 
Joe and Les kick off their exploration of this romantic standard with a performance by Mildred Bailey, before delving into three other renditions of this classic. From the storytelling of the lyrics to stunning harmonies, Joe and Les give you the low-down on all the things in “All the Things You Are.”…
 
This Fantasy features 12 selections (studio cuts), Back In The Saddle, Last Child, Jaded, What It Takes, Same Old Song, Janie’s Got A Gun, Crazy, Rag Doll, Cryin’, Walk This Way, Dude(looks like a lady), and Livin’ On The Edge.
 
includes, Motley Crue, Blues Traveler, Beck, Billy Squier, Courtney John, J. Geils Band, Cake, Gary Clark Jr., The Beatles, The Cars, Cheap Trick, and Black Sabbath
 
Wagner’s Valkyries bring slain heroes to Valhalla. Christa Ludwig is Fidelio who does whatever is necessary to save her husband. Enrico Caruso is the Spanish hero, El Cid, and Jon Vickers as Rhadames leads the Egyptians to victory in Verdi’s Aida. The post Heroes and Heroines in Opera appeared first on 98.7WFMT.…
 
The Blue Wave is real. And there are all sorts of waves. The Democrats impressive takeover of the House of Representatives and so many State Houses was more the rolling kind. This week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show we dive into the blue wave and into the storied political coverage of The New York Times when joining me at my table is my partner ...…
 
Includes Joy To The World, One, Shambala, Old Fashion Love Song, Black and White, Eli’s Coming, The Rascals come in with Good Lovin, How Can I Be Sure, A Girl Like You, Groovin, 17 songs all together.
 
New American Song Book of Rock includes Sublime, The Traveling Wilburys, Allman Bros., Todd Rundgren, Led Zeppelin, Steely Dan, The Clash, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Delta Generator, Heart, Queens of The Stone Age, and ZZ Top .
 
Win some, lose some, change is a comin’ to Washington, D.C. and Donald Trump’s life. A day after the Midterm Election 2018, Halli and her partner in politics journalist Matthew Cooper take a look at the state of the nation after the historical vote that put the Democratic Party back in control of the House of Representatives but allowed Republi ...…
 
BON JOVI "Live From The London Palladium" This House Is Not For Sale.
 
From Charlottesville to Pittsburgh to November 6th and the 2018 midterm elections, Halli and Matthew Cooper take a look at the state of our politics on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show, the podcast posted at Halli Casser-Jayne dot com. As we they do every week, newsman Matthew Cooper joins Halli for our politics segment, PODCAST AMERICA, in which Ha ...…
 
“TRICK or BOINGO”, Its Halloween, with “OINGO BOINGO”, all live cuts, No One Lives Forever, Stay, Cinderella Undercover, Insects, Reptiles and Samurai, We Close Our Eyes, Water, I’m So Bad, On The Outside, Whole Day Off, Wild Sex, Dead Man’s Party.
 
“Trick of Funk”, Dr. Laguna prescribes Tower of Power, Joss Stone, Isley Bros., Jamiroquai, Average White Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dionne Farris, Roger and Zapp, Was Not Was, The Gap Band, Bruno Mars, and Jody Watley, (twice a day).
 
Washington Post political blogger and author Greg Sargent and Washingtonian Magazine’s Matthew Cooper talk all things politics in the Age of Trump as we approach the midterm elections on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show, the podcast posted at Halli Casser-Jayne dot com. As we do every week, newsman Matthew Cooper joins me for our politics segment, P ...…
 
Its a Celebration KX935 is now 6 Years Old so we rock with Guns & Roses, The Fabulous T- Birds, Faces, Steve Ray Vaughn & Double Trouble, Kings of Leon, Humble Pie, Alabama Shakes, The Kinks, Jet, Joss Stone, Beck Bogart and Appice.
 
All live cuts for this our second hour of our KX 935 6th Anniversary, Tom Petty, Bob Segar & The Silver Bullet Band, Martha Davis & The Motels, Gary Clark Jr., Dwight Yoakum, Alice In Chains, The Rolling Stones, John Meyer, The Pretenders, Lenny Kravitz, and Los Lobos.
 
Politics and women in the age of Donald Trump are the subject of The Halli Casser-Jayne Show the podcast posted at Halli Casser-Jayne dot com, when joining Halli at her table is author Hallie Iglehart Austen for our weekly political review, Podcast America, journalist Matthew Cooper. As we do every week, newsman Matthew Cooper joins me for our ...…
 
Nikki Haley resignation, the mid-term election, and all things American politics as well as a look at the new book THE DISRUPTORS, 50 PEOPLE WHO CHANGED THE WORLD -- oh the fun we have this week on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show the podcast posted at Halli Casser-Jayne dot com when my guests are author Alan Axelrod and joining me at my table for o ...…
 
From their 2007 European Tour this Fantasy features ten songs, Dukes, Tonight Tonight Tonight, Turn It On Again, No Son Of Mine, I Know What I Like, After Glow, Follow You Follow Me, Land of Confusion, Throwing It All Away, and I Can’t Dance.
 
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