Aug 18, 2019
Richard Rodgers' 1962 score--for which he wrote lyrics and music--is a little-known Broadway treasure. Diahann Carroll, Nat King Cole, Marilyn Maye and others take us on a tour.
Aug 11, 2019
A sampling of the great songs that Broadway composers wrote just for Hollywood pictures: Tinseltown tunes by Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, Kander and Ebb, Sondheim and more.
Jul 29, 2019
Sin, seduction, and Satan: the infernal side of musical theater from Hadestown, Damn Yankees, The Apple Tree--all the way back to Offenbach and Irving Berlin.
Jul 22, 2019
We give our regards to the dawn of the American musical: greats songs by Kern, Cohan, Berlin, and Herbert, sung by Al Jolson, Judy Garland, Tony Bennett, Nina Simone and more.
Jul 15, 2019
The greatest jazz pianist of our time joins us to take a tour of wonderful tunes--by Bernstein, Loesser, Kern and others--played by Bill and his trio, joined by Tony Bennett, Sherie Rene Scott and more.