Singers: Fay Victor, Anita O'Day, Kurt Elling and More


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This show features vocalists as both band leaders and featured performers with other musicians. In the first category, there are Fay Victor and Anita O'Day among others. In the second, we have Kurt Elling with the Charlie Hunter Quartet and Becca Stevens with Ambrose Akinmusire plus several more.


  • Henry Threadgill Sextett "I Can't Wait Till I Get Home" from The Complete Novus & Columbia Recordings of Henry Threadgill & Air (Mosaic) 00:00
  • Tina May "It Ain't Necessarily So" from It Ain't Necessarily So (33 Records) 01:22
  • Charlie Hunter Quartet "Desert Way" from Songs From The Analog Playground (Blue Note) 06:26
  • Mark Murphy "Twisted" from Riverside Original Jazz Classics Sampler (Riverside) 12:25
  • Host Speaks 14:51
  • Judi Silvano "Sophisticated Lady" from Dancing Voices (JSL) 16:05
  • Norma Winstone "Il Postino" from Descansado—Songs For Films (ECM) 18:11
  • William Parker "Sweet Breeze" from For Those Who Are, Still (AUM Fidelity) 23:00
  • Host Speaks 27:51
  • Sinne Eeg "My Favorite Things" from We've Just Begun (BFM Jazz) 30:13
  • Chris Connor and Maynard Ferguson "It Never Entered My Mind" from Double Exposure (Collectors' Choice) 35:16
  • Anita O'Day "A Lover Is Blue" from Cool Heat (AJC) 40:21
  • Jeanne Lee and Ran Blake "Moonlight In Vermont" from The Newest Sound You Never Heard (A-Side) 43:21
  • Host Speaks 46:12
  • Ambrose Akinmusire "Our Basement" from The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier To Paint (Blue Note) 47:45
  • Roswell Rudd and Heather Masse "Blackstrap Molasses / Old Devil Moon" from August Love Song (Red House) 54:09
  • Host Speaks 1:00:09
  • Dawn Clement "Oh Love That Will Not Let Me Go / All Of Me" from Break (Origin) 1:01:30
  • Allegra Levy "Leaving Today" from Cities Between Us (SteepleChase) 1:06:38
  • Host Speaks 1:15:18
  • Fay Victor Ensemble "Crystal" from Absinthe & Vermouth (Greene Avenue) 1:16:34
  • Betty Carter "Lonely House" from September Songs (Sony Classical) 1:22:04
  • Host Speaks 1:29:33
  • Charlie Watts Quintet "Lover Man" from A Tribute to Charlie Parker (Continuum) 1:32:19
  • Laila Dalseth "He Was Too Good To Me" from A Woman's Intuition (Gemini) 1:38:31
  • Host Speaks 1:43:11
  • Kendra Shank "Almost Blue" from Afterglow (Mapleshade) 1:43:47
  • Patricia Barber "If This Isn't Jazz" from Companion (Blue Note) 1:48:57
  • Art Ensemble Of Chicago "Odwalla / The Theme" from Selected Recordings (ECM) 1:54:00

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