Support
provided by:
close
 

Song Travels archive

Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Listen Dee Dee Bridgewater On 'Song Travels'

April 11, 2014 – The singer performs two of Billie Holiday's signature songs: "Loverman" and "God Bless the Child."

ListenPlaylist

Jimmy Webb.

Listen Jimmy Webb On 'Song Travels'

April 4, 2014 – Webb presents some of his classic songs in new arrangements with host Michael Feinstein.

ListenPlaylist

Ann Hampton Callaway.

Listen Ann Hampton Callaway On 'Song Travels'

March 28, 2014 – The Tony-nominated actress performs standards, plus a medley of "People" and "Being Alive."

ListenPlaylist

Noel Paul Stookey (left) and Peter Yarrow.

Listen Peter Yarrow And Noel Paul Stookey On 'Song Travels'

March 21, 2014 – Two members of Peter, Paul and Mary discuss the impact of folk music on America in the 1960s.

ListenPlaylist

Tierney Sutton.

Listen Tierney Sutton On 'Song Travels'

March 7, 2014 – Sutton and host Michael Feinstein compare back-to-back versions of jazz standards.

ListenPlaylist

Bobby McFerrin.

Listen Bobby McFerrin On Song Travels

February 28, 2014 – The singer demonstrates his a cappella style and performs songs from Porgy and Bess.

ListenPlaylist

Allen Toussaint.

Listen Allen Toussaint On 'Song Travels'

February 7, 2014 – The New Orleans pianist and composer plays some of his songs, including "Get Out of My Life Woman."

Elaine Stritch.

Listen Elaine Stritch On 'Song Travels'

January 31, 2014 – The Broadway, TV and film veteran speaks candidly about her life and career in the spotlight.

Jitterbug Vipers.

Listen Jitterbug Vipers On 'Song Travels'

January 24, 2014 – The 1930s-style "viper jazz" band swings with rock 'n' roll fury in a live studio session.

Johnny Mandel speaks onstage during the 41st Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Ceremony.

Listen Johnny Mandel On 'Song Travels'

January 17, 2014 – The composer sits down with host Michael Feinstein to discuss his lifetime in the industry.

ListenPlaylist

John Proulx.

Listen John Proulx On 'Song Travels'

January 10, 2014 – Proulx performs Nat King Cole's "The Frim Fram Sauce," Billy Joel's "And So It Goes" and more.

ListenPlaylist

Gregory Porter.

Listen Gregory Porter On 'Song Travels'

January 3, 2014 – The decorated young jazz singer describes his gospel roots and performs songs from Liquid Spirit.

ListenPlaylist

New York Times critic Stephen Holden.

Listen Stephen Holden On 'Song Travels'

December 27, 2013 – The New York Times critic dives into "Tambourine Man" and "A Case of You" with Michael Feinstein.

ListenPlaylist

Renee Fleming.

Listen Renee Fleming On 'Song Travels'

December 13, 2013 – The opera star sings some favorite songs, as well as a Gershwin tune with Michael Feinstein.

ListenPlaylist

Miloš Karadaglić.

Listen Miloš Karadaglić On 'Song Travels'

October 18, 2013 – The guitarist plays the music of Heitor Villa-Lobos and Argentine tango master Astor Piazzolla.

ListenPlaylist

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor