Song Travels Host Michael Feinstein uncovers the intimate journey singers and songs take with one another, each changing the other through the course of a lifetime.
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Song Travels

Michael Feinstein uncovers the intimate journey singers and songs take with one another

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Johnny Mathis On Song Travels

The singer performs "On Such a Night As This" and "You'll Never Know" with host Michael Feinstein.

Johnny Mathis In The Studio

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Rosanne Cash And John Leventhal On Song Travels

"I love working with him," Cash says of Levanthal, her husband. "It's the ultimate romance to me."

Rosanne Cash And John Leventhal In The Studio

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"Judy Garland used to live the song, live the lyric and everything else," Rumer says. "So when I sing a song, I have to live the song." Rebecca Miller hide caption

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Rumer On Song Travels

Rumer joins Michael Feinstein to talk Judy Garland and perform from the Great American Songbook.

Rumer In The Studio

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Jay Leonhart On Song Travels

The bassist joins Michael Feinstein for a duet of the Gershwin-inspired "Problem" — and tells the story of an inflight encounter with one of the 20th century's most famous musicians.

Jay Leonhart In The Studio

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Sharon Isbin On Song Travels

Isbin, who trained under Andrés Segovia, is the only female guitarist to win a classical Grammy.

Sharon Isbin In The Studio

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Barbara Carroll On Song Travels

New York's grand dame of jazz piano boasts a career spanning seven decades. She joins Michael Feinstein to perform the Gershwins' "Isn't It A Pity."

Barbara Carroll In The Studio

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Justin Kauflin On Song Travels

The jazz pianist pays tribute to his mentor, the late Clark Terry, with a piece called "For Clark."

Justin Kauflin In The Studio

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Rebecca Roubion On Song Travels

The Nashville indie-pop singer performs her own "Vacherie Girl" and James Taylor's "You've Got A Friend" alongside host Michael Feinstein.

Rebecca Roubion In The Studio

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Bobby McFerrin On Song Travels

The Grammy-winning singer joins host Michael Feinstein to discuss his own musical evolution. McFerrin demonstrates his a cappella style and performs songs from Porgy And Bess.

Bobby McFerrin On Song Travels

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Arturo O'Farrill On Song Travels

The pianist and bandleader, who founded the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, performs "Not Now, Right Now" and "Siboney" with a smaller ensemble.

Arturo O'Farrill In The Studio

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Marilyn Maye On Song Travels

A lifelong performer, Maye has been an actress and cabaret singer for nearly eight decades.

Marilyn Maye In The Studio

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David Hyde Pierce On Song Travels

The TV and Broadway star performs his favorite standards and talks Beethoven, rap and Spamalot.

David Hyde Pierce In The Studio

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Hilary Gardner On Song Travels

While singing Tom Waits' "Drunk on the Moon," she evokes memories of another time and place.

Hilary Gardner In The Studio

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José James On Song Travels

The jazz and R&B singer remembers Billie Holiday by performing several of her signature tunes.

José James In The Studio

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Lari White On Song Travels

Nashville's "Renaissance Woman" joins Michael Feinstein to perform Willie Nelson's "Crazy," as well as standards by the Gershwins and Rodgers & Hammerstein.

Lari White In The Studio

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Betty Buckley On Song Travels

The Tony winner brings leading-lady vocals to a performance of "Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered."

Betty Buckley In The Studio

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Jon Regen On Song Travels

Hear the pianist and vocalist, a student of Kenny Barron, perform the title track from his new album, Stop Time.

Jon Regen In The Studio

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Dee Dee Bridgewater On Song Travels

In honor of Billie Holiday's centennial, Bridgewater performs some of Holiday's signature songs and discusses the experience of portraying Holiday onstage.

Dee Dee Bridgewater In The Studio

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Kate Davis On Song Travels

The vocalist, bassist and songwriter performs her own song "Movie" and a lighthearted rendition of the standard "Tea for Two" for host Michael Feinstein.

Listen: Kate Davis In The Studio

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Madeleine Peyroux On Song Travels

The vocalist covers an obscure Buddy Holly song and discusses busking on the streets of Paris.

Madeleine Peyroux In The Studio

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Jean-Yves Thibaudet On Song Travels

The pianist covers Spanish composer Federico Mompou and American popular songwriter Alec Wilder.

Jean-Yves Thibaudet In The Studio

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Kat Edmonson On Song Travels

Hear the arresting singer-songwriter perform her song "Long Way Home" with host Michael Feinstein.

Kat Edmonson In The Studio

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Jitterbug Vipers On Song Travels

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

Jitterbug Vipers In The Studio

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Emily King On Song Travels

The Grammy-nominated daughter of two jazz singers, King has taken a remarkable musical journey.

Emily King In The Studio

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