Sunday, March 17, 2019

March 16, 2019 - Unforgettable: The Music of Nat King Cole

His music has been treasured by scores of jazz lovers for decades. With songs like Unforgettable, Route 66, Almost Like Being in Love, and Stardust, it’s no wonder that Nat King Cole remains one of the most beloved artists of his time. Join host Jay Daniels as we pay tribute to the music of Nat Cole during his 100th Birthday Special.




Musical Works

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
Let's Face the Music and DanceNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King Cole.Capitol200602:24
Straighten Up and Fly RightJeff GoldblumThe Capitol Studios Sessions.Decca201803:12
CandyManhattan TransferThe Very Best of the Manhattan Transfer.Concord199403:27
Route 66Beegie AdairThe Nat King Cole Collection.Green Hill200502:54
The Late, Late ShowNat King ColeWelcome to the Club.Capitol195902:31
Marmaduke / Honeysuckle RoseKelly Green TrioVolume One.Ind.201805:33
Autumn LeavesLeslie Odom, Jr.Leslie Odom, Jr..S-Curve201403:09
Walkin' My Baby Back HomeNatalie & Nat King ColeStill Unforgettable.DMI200802:57
Almost Like Being in LoveHarold MabernThe Iron Man: Live at Smoke.Smoke Sessions201808:50
Penthouse SerenadeNat King ColePenthouse Serenade.Capitol195503:05
PretendOri Dagan & Alex PangmanNathaniel: A Tribute to Nat King Cole.ScatCat201703:10
A Blossom FellSimone KopmajerRomance.Zoho200503:58
BallerinaNat King ColeAt the Sands.Capitol196602:24
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down (and Write Myself a Letter)Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald: The Voice of Jazz.Verve201302:27
Exactly Like YouFrank Sinatra & Nat King ColeA Voice on Air (1935 - 1955).Legacy201603:11
Pick Yourself UpGregory PorterOne Night Only.Decca201803:09
Ain't Misbehavin'Nat King ColeLove Is the Thing.Capitol195703:14
Orange Colored SkySteven TaetzDrink You In.Flatcar201803:29
(I Love You) For Sentimental ReasonsLinda Ronstadt'Round Midnight.Elektra199003:42
Wild Is LoveNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196102:48
Lush LifeLady GagaCheek to Cheek.Columbia201404:13
Nature BoyMarieann MeringoloImagine... If We Only Have Love.LML Music200303:17
To the Ends of the EarthNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196102:24
Blue GardeniaDiane MarinoSoul Serenade: The Gloria Lynne Project.M&M201805:07
Mona LisaHarry Connick, Jr.Your Songs.Columbia200903:04
It's Only a Paper MoonNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196102:56
Sweet LorraineMichael KocourEast of the Sun.Oa2 Records201905:57
Calypso BluesNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196103:24
AvalonNatalie ColeUnforgettable... with Love.Elektra199101:50
Thou SwellNatalie ColeUnforgettable... with Love.Elektra199101:49
They Didn't Believe MeFreddy ColeMy Mood Is You.HighNote201804:29
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)Nat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196103:09
I Wish You LoveAbigail RockwellAutumn Noir.Golden Egg201804:59
That Sunday, That SummerNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King ColeCapitol200603:07
When I Fall in LoveNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King Cole.Capitol200603:09
StardustNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King Cole.Capitol200603:14
Unforgettable Natalie Cole & Nat King ColeUnforgettable... with Love.Elektra199103:32

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

In Studio with Jay Daniels: Kristina Koller

Jay Daniels sits down with vocalist and composer Kristina Koller. Her last release, "Perception," is just one example of her own journey of self-discovery within her own music. She talks about not only her past endeavors but also what the future might hold for her. Special thanks to St. Kilda Coffee in midtown Manhattan for hosting us for this interview.



Monday, March 11, 2019

In Studio with Jay Daniels: Doug MacDonald & Ben Scholz

Jay Daniels talks with guitarist Doug MacDonald about his latest project (and 14th album) - "Organisms." Doug will share some of the stories from his own musical upbringing including experiences from his performances around the country through the decades. Joining Doug is drummer and music promoter Ben Scholz.



Friday, March 8, 2019

March 9, 2019 - Ladies of Jazz: The Composers

You’ve surely heard names like Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, and Richard Rodgers. But what about names like Ann Caldwell, Kay Swift, Maria Grever, or Francesca Blumenthal? Those are just a few of the great female composers in the world of jazz and pop music. Join Jay Daniels for Simply Timeless as we continue our tribute to the Ladies of Jazz with songs written by the ladies.




Playlist for March 9, 2019

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
Some of That SunshineKarrin AllysonSome of That Sunshine.Ind.201804:55
Close Your EyesMichael Feinstein & Maynard FergusonBig City Rhythms.Concord199902:56
Lullaby of the LeavesJ.J. Johnson & Milt JacksonA Date in New York.Inner City195402:52
Let's Order InMichele BrourmanThe Price of Love.Ind.201803:16
Can't We Be Friends?Ella Fitzgerald & Louis ArmstrongElla & Louis.Verve195603:45
Can This Be Love?Bobby ShortHow's Your Romance?.Telarc Jazz199905:15
Mixed FeelingsAbelita MateusMixed Feelings.Vivenda201805:39
I'll Never Smile AgainBill Evans QuintetInterplay.Riverside196206:30
You're Here NowKristina KollerPerception.Ind.201703:19
Sunday AfternoonJanet Lawson QuintetJanet Lawson Quintet.Inner City198108:20
Downhearted BluesElla FitzgeraldThese Are the Blues.Verve196303:09
What a Difference a Day MadeE. J. DeckerBluer than Velvet: The Prysock Project.Ind.201703:31
Balm / BurnKristen Lee SergeantSmolder.Plastic Sax201905:12
Learnin' the BluesOscar PetersonA Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra.Verve195903:37
Forget MeDeanne MatleyBecause I Loved.Ind.201803:39
In the Days of Our LoveEthel EnnisEnnis Anyone? Ethel Ennis, Live at Montpelier.Jazzmont200504:44
I Feel the Earth MoveCarole KingTapestry.Columbia197102:58
It's Too LateCarole KingTapestry.Columbia197103:53
You've Got a FriendCarole KingTapestry.Columbia197105:06
I Got Thunder (and It Rings)Abbey LincolnThe World Is Falling Down.Verve199005:45
Some Other SpringBillie HolidayThe Essential Billie Holiday.Columbia201003:01
You Can't Rush SpringAnn Hampton CallawayBring Back Romance.DRG199403:22
So FabulousDana MarcineTo the Horizon.Ind.201803:29
Willow Weep for MeWayne PowersIf Love Were All.Kabockie201804:18
Inside a Silent TearBlossom DearieWhisper for You.Verve199702:10
Fine and DandyJohnny CostaFlying Fingers.Chiaroscuro199209:25
I Don't Know Where to TurnJeri SouthernThe Very Thought of You.Verve199903:06
Ran in the RainJennifer GammillHeart, Soul, & Fire.Ind.201805:07
It's Only SmokeJane MonheitHome.EmArcy201004:32
Honey Come and Dance with MeBeegie AdairGrover's Hat Project.Adair Music Group201903:33
Twilight WorldMarian McPartlandTwilight World.Concord200805:39
There'll Be Other TimesMarian McPartlandSilent Pool.Concord199703:24
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

March 16, 2019 - Unforgettable: The Music of Nat King Cole

His music has been treasured by scores of jazz lovers for decades. With songs like Unforgettable, Route 66, Almost Like Being in Love, and S...