Sunday, June 4, 2017

Playlist for June 4, 2017

"A Tribute to Dean Martin"

Hour 1

"That's Amore" - Dean Martin
"You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You" - Dean Martin

"That Certain Party" - Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis
"Powder Your Face (with Sunshine)" - Dean Martin
"I'll Always Love You (Day after Day)" - Dean Martin

"If" - Dean Martin
"Love Me, Love Me" - Dean Martin
"Kiss" - Dean Martin

"Sway" - Dean Martin
"Volare" - Dean Martin
"Innamorata" - Dean Martin

"Every Street's a Boulevard" - Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis
"Side by Side" - Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis
"We Belong Together" - Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis

Hour 2

"How Sweet It Is" - Dean Martin
"Just in Time" - Dean Martin
"Who Was That Lady?" - Dean Martin

Medley from "The Dean Martin Show" - Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Gordon MacRae

"Open Up the Doghouse" - Dean Martin, Nat King Cole
"Long, Long Ago" - Dean Martin, Nat King Cole

Medley from "The Dean Martin Show" - Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra

Medley from "The Dean Martin Show" - Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr.

Medley from "The Dean Martin Show" - Dean Martin, Louis Armstrong

Medley from "The Dean Martin Show" - Dean Martin, Tony Bennett

"Paper Doll" - Dean Martin, Mills Brothers

Hour 3

"Ain't That a Kick in the Head" - Dean Martin
"Standing on the Corner" - Dean Martin
"Memories Are Made of This" - Dean Martin

"Everybody Loves Somebody" - Dean Martin
"The Door Is Still Open to My Heart" - Dean Martin
"Send Me the Pillow You Dream On" - Dean Martin

"Little Ole Wine Drinker, Me" - Dean Martin
"In the Misty Moonlight" - Dean Martin
"Gentle on My Mind" - Dean Martin

"Just Say I Love Her" - Dean Martin
"On an Evening in Roma" - Dean Martin
"I Have But One Heart" - Dean Martin

"Return to Me" - Dean Martin
"I'm Yours" - Dean Martin
"Non Dimenticar (Do Not Forget)" - Dean Martin

"Arrivederci Roma" - Dean Martin

Friday, May 19, 2017

Playlist for May 19, 2017

"A Summer Fiesta"

Hour 1

"South of the Border (Down Mexico Way)" - Patsy Cline
"It Happened in Monterey" - Frank Sinatra

"Brazil" - Xavier Cugat
"Jamay" - Xavier Cugat
"Maria Elena" - Xavier Cugat

"Holiday Mambo" - Machito & His Afro-Cuban Orchestra
"Carambola" - Machito & His Afro-Cuban Orchestra
"Mambo Mucho Mambo" - Machito & His Afro-Cuban Orchestra

"Mais Que Nada" - Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
"One Note Samba" - Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
"Bim Bom" - Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66

"Afro-Blue" - John Coltrane

"Tropical Merengue" - Percy Faith
"Eleanora" - Percy Faith
"Tropic Holiday" - Percy Faith

Hour 2

"Samba de Orpheu" - Paul Desmond
"Embarcadero" - Paul Desmond

"Mambo Gazon" - Tito Puente
"Oye Mi Guaguanco" - Tito Puente
"Dance Mania" - Tito Puente

"Patricia" - Perez Prado
"Mambo Jambo" - Perez Prado
"Adios" - Perez Prado

"Goodbye Sadness (Tristeza)" - Astrud Gilberto
"The Girl from Ipanema" - Astrud Gilberto
"Dindi" - Astrud Gilberto

"To the Ends of the Earth" - George Shearing
"It's Not for Me to Say" - George Shearing
"Mambo No. 2" - George Shearing

"Recado Bossa Nova (The Gift)" - Laurindo Almeida & the Bossa Nova All-Stars
"Summer Samba" - Walter Wanderley
"Manteca" - Dizzy Gillespie

Hour 3

"Manha de Carnaval" - Luiz Bonfa
"Tenderly" - Luiz Bonfa
"A Brazilian in New York" - Luiz Bonfa

"Desafinado" - Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd
"Samba Dees Days" - Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd

"Triste" - Antonio Carlos Jobim
"Wave" - Antonio Carlos Jobim
"Antigua" - Antonio Carlos Jobim

"En Mi Soledad (Solitude)" - Linda Ronsadt
"Alma Adentro (Deep Within My Soul)" - Linda Ronstadt
"Te Quiero Dijiste (I Love You, You Said)" - Linda Ronstadt

"Change Partners" - Frank Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim
"Meditation" - Frank Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim
"Once I Loved (O Amor Em Paz)" - Frank Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim

Friday, May 12, 2017

Playlist for May 12, 2017


"A Tribute to the Big Bands"

Hour 1

"Take the 'A' Train" - Nikki Yanofsky
"That Old Black Magic" - Rachael Price
"Bob White" - Bob White, Johnny Mercer

"Tangerine" - Nat King Cole
"You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby" - Ray Conniff, Billy Butterfield
"Do I Love You?" - Jane Monheit

"Blues in the Night" - Eva Cassidy
"The Music Goes Round and Round" - Clare Teal
"Heaven Can Wait" - Dean Martin

"A Sailboat in the Moonlight" - Chris Dawson
"Accentuate the Positive" - Jackie Ryan, John Clayton

"Heart and Soul" - Mel Torme
"These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)" - Etta James

Hour 2

"It's Been a Long, Long Time" - Keely Smith
"So Rare" - Chet Atkins
"Once in a While" - Elkie Brooks

"You Always Hurt the One You Love" - Matt Monro
"The Lamp Is Low" - Melissa Morgan
"Moon Over Miami" - Ray Charles

"Manhattan Serenade" - Jo Stafford, Tommy Dorsey
"I Hear a Rhapsody" - Bill Evans, Jim Hall
"I'm Making Believe" - Rebecca Kilgore

"Sing, Sing, Sing" - Benny Goodman

"I'll Never Smile Again" - Frank Sinatra, Pied Pipers
"There Are Such Things" - Frank Sinatra, Pied Pipers

"Frenesi" - Linda Ronstadt
"It Had to Be You" - Steve Tyrell

Hour 3

"Bei Mir Bist Du Schon" - Puppini Sisters
"Christopher Columbus" - Dinah Washington
"Taking a Chance on Love" - Renee Olstead

"Perfidia" - Andrea Bocelli
"Blue Orchids" - Sarah Vaughan

"I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" - Catherine Russell
"That Old Feeling" - Chet Baker

"Moonlight Serenade" - Ella Fitzgerald
"I Cover the Waterfront" - Annie Lennox
"Don't Worry 'Bout Me" - Joe Pass

"I Don't Want to Walk Without You" - Eydie Gorme
"There, I've Said It Again" - Freddy Cole

"Sleepy Lagoon" - Doris Day
"I'll Be Seeing You" - Billie Holiday


Sunday, May 7, 2017

Playlist for May 7, 2017

"Jazz on Broadway"

Hour 1

KISS ME KATE, 1953 - COLE PORTER
"From This Moment On" - Bria Skonberg
"So in Love" - Ella Fitzgerald

ANYTHING GOES, 1934 - COLE PORTER
"Anything Goes" - Tony Bennett, Count Basie
"It's De-Lovely" - Vince Guaraldi Trio
"I Get a Kick Out of You" - Dinah Washington

THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE, 1938 - RODGERS & HART
"Falling in Love with Love" - Carmen McRae
"You Took Advantage of Me" - Rosemary Clooney
"This Can't Be Love" - Natalie Cole

MY FAIR LADY, 1956 - LERNER & LOEWE
"I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face" - Dean Martin
"Wouldn't It Be Loverly" - Oscar Peterson
"On the Street Where You Live" - Ben E. King

OKLAHOMA! 1943 - RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
"The Surrey with the Fringe on Top" - Peggy Lee
"Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'" - Ray Charles, Count Basie Orchestra
"People Will Say We're in Love" - Stacey Kent

Hour 2

ANNIE, GET YOUR GUN, 1946 - IRVING BERLIN
"Anything You Can Do" - Ethel Merman, Ray Middleton
"There's No Business Like Show Business" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"They Say It's Wonderful" - Sarah Vaughan

42ND STREET, 1980 - AL DUBIN, JOHNNY MERCER, HARRY WARREN
"Lullaby of Broadway" - Doris Day
"Shadow Waltz" - Michael Feinstein, George Shearing
"I Only Have Eyes for You" - Flamingos

THE PAJAMA GAME, 1954 - RICHARD ADLER, JERRY ROSS
"Hernando's Hideaway" - Ella Fitzgerald
"Hey There" - Brook Benton

GUYS AND DOLLS, 1950 - FRANK LOESSER
"Luck Be a Lady" - Frank Sinatra
"I've Never Been in Love Before" - Chet Baker
"If I Were a Bell" - Red Garland

SOUTH PACIFIC, 1949 - RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
"Some Enchanted Evening" - Perry Como
"This Nearly Was Mine" - Seth McFarlane

Hour 3

PORGY AND BESS, 1934 - GEORGE & IRA GERSHWIN, DUBOSE HEYWARD
"It Ain't Necessarily So" - Miles Davis
"Summertime" - Modern Jazz Quartet
"I Loves You, Porgy" - Billie Holiday

CAROUSEL, 1945 - RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
"You'll Never Walk Alone" - Ray Charles

SHOWBOAT, 1927 - JEROME KERN & OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN
"The Song Is You" - Shirley Bassey
"Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" - Milt Jackson

ROBERTA, 1932 - JEROME KERN & OTTO HARBACH
"Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" - Platters

WEST SIDE STORY, 1957 - LEONARD BERNSTEIN & STEPHEN SONDHEIM
"Maria" - Johnny Mathis
"One Hand, One Heart" - Dave Grusin

THE KING & I, 1951 - RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
"Something Wonderful" - Carly Simon

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, 1986 - ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER
"All I Ask of You" - Chantal Cumberland

A CHORUS LINE, 1975 - MARVIN HAMLISCH
"What I Did for Love" - Stan Whitmire

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, 1973 - STEPHEN SONDHEIM
"Send in the Clowns" - Frank Sinatra

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Playlist for April 23, 2017

Hour 1

"Ridin' on the Gravy Train" - Jo Stafford
"The Trolley Song" - Jo Stafford
"This Is Always" - Jo Stafford

"Try a Little Tenderness" - Diane Schuur, B.B. King
"A Sunday Kind of Love" - Diane Schuur
"'Deed I Do" - Diane Schuur

"Maria" - Johnny Mathis
"Wild Is the Wind" - Johnny Mathis
"It's Not for Me to Say" - Johnny Mathis

"You Leave Me Breathless" - Nat King Cole
"Thou Swell" - Nat King Cole
"My Kinda Love" - Nat King Cole

"Take the 'A' Train" - Duke Ellington
"Sophisticated Lady" - Duke Ellington
"Mood Indigo" - Duke Ellington

Hour 2

"East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)" - Diana Krall
"Devil May Care" - Diana Krall

"Let's Get Lost" - Beegie Adair
"Oh! Look at Me Now" - Beegie Adair
"My One and Only Love" - Beegie Adair

"Moon Song" - Ray Conniff
"You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To" - Ray Conniff
"I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire" - Ray Conniff

"Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes" - Perry Como
"Wanted" - Perry Como
"Maybe" - Perry Como, Eddie Fisher

"They Can't Take That Away from Me" - Rosemary Clooney
"How Long Has This Been Going On" - Rosemary Clooney

"Basin Street Blues" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"Imagination" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"If I Only Had a Brain" - Harry Connick, Jr.

Hour 3

"Memories of You" - George Shearing
"If You Were Mine" - George Shearing
"Blame It on My Youth" - George Shearing

"In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning" - Frank Sinatra
"All the Way" - Frank Sinatra
"Night and Day" - Frank Sinatra

"Call Me Irresponsible" - Henry Mancini
"It Might as Well Be Spring" - Henry Mancini
"The Last Time I Saw Paris" - Henry Mancini

"Skylark" - Rachael Price
"You Go to My Head" - Rachael Price

"The Long Day Is Over" - Norah Jones
"I've Got to See You Again" - Norah Jones
"The Nearness of You" - Norah Jones

"Gone with the Wind" - Doris Day
"The Night We Called It a Day" - Doris Day
"I See Your Face Before Me" - Doris Day

Playlist for April 23, 2017

"A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald"

Hour 1

"C-Jam Blues" - Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Stan Getz, Harry Edison, Roy Eldridge, Eric Dixon

"Undecided" - Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Webb
"I Got a Guy" - Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Webb
"A-Tisket, A-Tasket" - Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Webb

"Mr. Paganini" - Ella Fitzgerald

"The Lady Is a Tramp" - Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra
"Gershwin Medley" - Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin
"'S Wonderful" - Ella Fitzgerald, Sammy Davis, Jr.

"What's Jazz?" - Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Torme
"Too Close for Comfort" - Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole

"Speak Low" - Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Pass
"The Very Thought of You" - Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Pass

Hour 2

"Love Me or Leave Me" - Ella Fitzgerald
"Misty" - Ella Fitzgerald

"Satin Doll" - Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington
"It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" - Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington

"I'm Beginning to See the Light" - Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Kenny, The Ink Spots
"I'm Making Believe" - Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Kenny, The Ink Spots
"Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall" - Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Kenny, The Ink Spots

"Mack the Knife" - Ella Fitzgerald
"In a Mellow Tone" - Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson

"The Frim Fram Sauce" - Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong
"Can't We Be Friends" - Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong

"Cry Me a River" - Ella Fitzgerald

Hour 3

"Basella" - Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Mitchell Wood, Eric Dixon

"It's Only a Paper Moon" - Ella Fitzgerald, Delta Rhythm Boys
"Fairy Tales" - Mills Brothers
"Dedicated to You" - Mills Brothers

"Cheek to Cheek" - Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong
"The Nearness of You" - Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong

"Always" - Ella Fitzgerald
"Someone to Watch Over Me" - Ella Fitzgerald

"Dream a Little Dream of Me" - Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong

"Happy Blues" - Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Pass

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Playlist for April 16, 2017

Hour 1

"Hard Hearted Hannah" - Ella Fitzgerald
"I'm Walkin'" - Ella Fitzgerald
"Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea" - Ella Fitzgerald

"Come Fly with Me" - Frank Sinatra
"They Can't Take That Away from Me" - Frank Sinatra
"Put Your Dreams Away (for Another Day)" - Frank Sinatra

"Let's Get Lost" - Chet Baker
"Time After Time" - Chet Baker
"My Buddy" - Chet Baker

"It's the Talk of the Town" - Erroll Garner
"Indiana" - Erroll Garner
"I'm in the Mood for Love" - Erroll Garner

"Do It Again" - Diana Krall
"The Best Thing for You" - Diana Krall
"Let's Fall in Love" - Diana Krall

Hour 2

"Main Street Electrical Parade" - Walt Disney

"Alice in Wonderland" - Dave Brubeck Quartet

"Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah" - Louis Armstrong
"Ten Feet Off the Ground" - Louis Armstrong
"The Ballad of Davy Crockett" - Louis Armstrong

"Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo" - Stacey Kent
"So This Is Love" - Leah Stilwell
"He's a Tramp" - Peggy Lee

"Love Is a Song" - Jack Jezzro
"The Second Star to the Right" - Doris Day
"Baby Mine" - Bette Midler

"Some Day My Prince Will Come" - Miles Davis

Hour 3

"The Bare Necessities" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"I Wanna Be Like You" - Louis Prima

"A Spoonful of Sugar" - Julie Andrews
"Feed the Birds" - Julie Andrews
"Stay Awake" - Rosemary Clooney

"Everybody Wants to Be a Cat" - Jamie Cullum
"Where Is Your Heart At" - Jamie Cullum

"On the Front Porch" - Burl Ives
"Are We Dancing?" - John Davidson, Leslie Ann Warren

"Santa Fe" - Jeremy Jordan
"A Whole New World" - Brad Kane, Lea Salonga
"Our Town" - James Taylor

"A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes" - Michael Bolton
"When You Wish Upon a Star" - Billy Joel

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Playlist for April 9, 2017

Hour 1

"Just One of Those Things" - Ella Fitzgerald
"Too Darn Hot" - Ella Fitzgerald
"My Heart Belongs to Daddy" - Ella Fitzgerald

"A-Tisket, A-Tasket" - Oscar Peterson
"Blueberry Hill" - Oscar Peterson

"The Day the World Stopped Turning" - Johnny Hartman
"Waltz for Debby" - Johnny Hartman
"My Ship" - Johnny Hartman

"Stompin' at the Savoy" - Anita O'Day
"Stars Fell on Alabama" - Anita O'Day
"I Won't Dance" - Anita O'Day

Medley: Don't Get Around Much Anymore/I'm Just a Lucky So and So/Caravan/Sophisticated Lady - Billy Eckstine

Hour 2

"Easy to Love" - Billie Holiday
"Sugar" - Billie Holiday
"Some Other Spring" - Billie Holiday

"Skylark" - Linda Ronstadt
"Bewitched" - Linda Ronstadt
"Can't We Be Friends" - Linda Ronstadt

"Tuxedo Junction" - Quincy Jones
"The Birth of a Band" - Quincy Jones
"Along Came Betty" - Quincy Jones

"Anything Goes" - Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
"Cheek to Cheek" - Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
"But Beautiful" - Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

"George Gershwin Medley" - Sarah Vaughan, Michael Tilson Thomas, & the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
"Fascinating Rhythm" - Sarah Vaughan, Michael Wilson Thomas, & the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

"But Not for Me" - Chet Baker
"I Fall in Love Too Easily" - Chet Baker

Hour 3

"I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)" - Johnny Hodges, Billy Strayhorn
"Day Dream" - Johnny Hodges, Billy Strayhorn
"Stardust" - Johnny Hodges, Billy Strayhorn

"Tenderly" - Monica Ramey
"Dream Dancing" - Monica Ramey
"Goodbye Is All That's Left to Say" - Monica Ramey

"The Second Time Around" - Mel Torme
"That's All" - Mel Torme

"No More" - Madeleine Peyroux
"I'll Look Around" - Madeleine Peyroux

"Stairway to the Stars" - Rachael Price
"Serenade in Blue" - Rachael Price

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Playlist for April 2, 2017

Hour 1

"It Don't Mean a Thing (if It Ain't Got That Swing)" - Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington
"Black Coffee" - Ella Fitzgerald

"Tangerine" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"On the Street Where You Live" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"Music, Maestro, Please" - Harry Connick, Jr.

"Ain't That a Kick in the Head" - Dean Martin
"If" - Dean Martin
"Everybody Loves Somebody" - Dean Martin

"I Can't Give You Anything But Love" - Diana Krall
"Pick Yourself Up" - Diana Krall
"I'll String Along with You" - Diana Krall

"East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)" - Louis Armstrong
"A Kiss to Build a Dream On" - Louis Armstrong
"Lazy River" - Louis Armstrong

Hour 2 

"All or Nothing at All" - Frank Sinatra
"I've Got You Under My Skin" - Frank Sinatra
"Baby, Won't You Please Come Home" - Frank Sinatra

"There Goes My Heart" - Nat King Cole
"Let's Face the Music and Dance" - Nat King Cole
"What'll I Do?" - Nat King Cole

"Fly Me to the Moon" - Astrud Gilberto
"So Nice" - Astrud Gilberto
"Meditation" - Astrud Gilberto

"The Twelfth of Never" - Johnny Mathis
"A Certain Smile" - Johnny Mathis
"Small World" - Johnny Mathis

"As Time Goes By" - Jimmy Durante
"An Affair to Remember" - Harry Warren
"Make Someone Happy" - Jimmy Durante

"Sweet Dreams (of You)" - Patsy Cline
"You're Stronger than Me" - Patsy Cline
"So Wrong" - Patsy Cline

Hour 3

"Moon River" - Henry Mancini
"Days of Wine and Roses" - Henry Mancini
"Gigi" - Henry Mancini

"The Very Thought of You" - Natalie Cole
"Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup" - Natalie Cole
"Unforgettable" - Natalie Cole, Nat King Cole

"Out of the Past" - Three Sounds
"My Silent Love" - Three Sounds

"Symphony" - Jo Stafford
"No Other Love" - Jo Stafford

"And This Is My Beloved" - Mario Lanza
"Look for the Silver Lining" - Mario Lanza

"Chant Moi" - Edith Piaf
"Hymne L'Amour" - Edith Piaf

December 8, 2018 - Christmas in New York

We're hitting the road once again as we travel to a place that is well known for its holiday festivities. Join host Jay Daniels as we tr...