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Songs of the Heart Plus Birthday Celebrations for Carole King and Blanche Calloway


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This broadcast presents songs of the heart for Valentines Day, new releases from vocalists Eugenie Jones and Hinda Hoffman plus birthday shoutouts to Carole King (80 years young) and Blanche Calloway, among others. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during this time of pandemic so they can continue to distract, comfort and inspire.


  • Altoizm (Greg Ward, Sharel Cassity, Rajiv Halim) "Cedar Groove" from Altoizm (AFAR Music) 00:00
  • Cynthia Scott "Sweet Valentine" from Single (Self Released) 04:51
  • Joe Williams (feat. Shirley Horn) "Love Without Money" from In Good Company (Verve) 08:25
  • Host speaks 11:44
  • Russell Malone "You've Got a Friend" from Playground (MaxJazz) 14:08
  • Sue Maskaleris "Valentine's Day For One" from Love Is the Key (Jazilian Records) 17:39
  • Giacomo Gates "I Can't Give You Anything But Love" from You (Savant) 21:40
  • Host speaks 24:04
  • Henry Robinett Quartet "How Am I To Know" from Jazz Standards and Then Again, Vol 2 (Nefertiti Records) 26:53
  • Tamuz Nissim "Echo of a Heartbeat" from Echo of a Heartbeat (Street of Stars) 31:06
  • Host speaks 35:28
  • Howard Johnson and Gravity "Natural Woman" from Testimony (Tuscarora) 37:52
  • Judy Wexler "Up On the Roof" from Back To the Garden (Jewel City Jazz) 42:40
  • Christine Tobin "Home Again" from Tapestry (PID) 47:15
  • Host speaks 50:13
  • The DIVA Jazz Orchestra "Forever In My Heart" from 25th Anniversary Project (ArtistShare) 52:34
  • Allison Miller & Carmen Staaf "MLW" from Science Fair (Sunnyside) 1:00:00
  • Cecile McLorin Salvant "Growlin' Dan" from For One To Love (Mack Avenue) 1:04:44
  • Blanche Calloway "You Ain't Livin' Right" from Blanche Calloway (Doxy Collection) (Doxy) 1:09:07
  • Host speaks 1:11:48
  • Chris Pattishall "Aquarius" from Zodiac (Self Released) 1:13:53
  • Gregory Porter "Lonesome Lover" from Liquid Spirit (Blue Note) 1:17:51
  • Eugenie Jones "There Are Thorns" from Players (Open Mic Records) 1:20:55
  • Host speaks 1:26:21
  • Cecilia Sanchietti "A New Day" from Postcard From Gamla Stan (Blujazz) 1:28:09
  • Nicole Henry "Love and Affection" from Time To Love Again (Self Released) 1:31:45
  • Hinda Hoffman Meets Soul Message Band "Like A Lover" from People (Know You Know Records) 1:36:33
  • Host speaks 1:42:13
  • { Deanna Witkowski}} "Lonely Moments" from Force of Nature (MCG Jazz) 1:44:52
  • Fred Hersch & Norma Winstone "A Wish" from Songs & Lullabies (Sunnyside) 1:50:45
  • Host speaks 1:54:19
  • Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is In the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is In the Groove (PNR) 1:56:36

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