Blue Note Records
The recorded legacy of Jazz music’s greatest record company.
Pop Standards: Jazz Vocalists
Swingin' jazz standards!
Pop Standards: Male Vocalists
From Tony Bennett and Frank Sinatra to Michael Buble'
Jazz Versions Broadway
Broadway compositions by Porter, Gershwin, Sondheim, more
Composers: Bird and Diz
Songs by the fathers of bop: Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie
Swing was king, but dethroned by the unstoppable force of bebop
Nothin' But the Blues
Jazz interpretations of the classic twelve bar blues
The rich art of Jazz: classic and modern, vocal and instrumental
Mellow Smooth Jazz
The perfect background Smooth Jazz
Porter, Gershwin, Sondheim, and more, performed by Jazz legends
Instrument: Saxophone Jazz
Jazz comes alive on the expressive sax
Old School Jazz
Pre-bop -- the very roots of Jazz
New School Jazz
Jazz after bop!
The Jerome Kern Songbook
The legendary composer of "The Way You Look Tonight"
The Johnny Mercer Songbook
Many dozens of versions of songs written by composer, lyricist, and vocalist Johnny Mercer
Holiday Music: Wide Playlist
The widest playlist of holiday songs you'll find anywhere -- over 17,000 songs!
One Song Radio: "What Child? (Greensleeves)"
Dozens of versions of the tune also known as "What Child Is This?"
The masters of swing rhythm and adventurous improvisation
Instrument: Trumpet Jazz
Satchmo and Miles to Roy Hargrove and Dave Douglas
The timeless music of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn
Post-bop, free jazz, and early fusion
Avant Garde Jazz
Jazz way outside the box
Straight Ahead Jazz
The 'lingua franca' of the jam session: 4/4 time and walking bass
Instrument: Jazz Drummers
The legends behind the kit
The golden age of bebop, hard bop, and cool jazz
The enigmatic, challenging, and revolutionary Thelonious Monk
Instrument: Trombone Jazz
Nothing but great Jazz trombone performances
Beautiful, sophisticated, and relaxing Jazz
Jazz that explores the nature of God
The Weather Channel
Songs ranging the entire meterological spectrum, from "Sunny" and "Walking on Sunshine" to "Soon ...
Covers of the great Broadway hits by jazz and contemporary artists
Jazz Love Songs
Romantic tunes in the Jazz tradition
Listeners' Top 100: Jazz
The Top 100 Jazz tracks, as rated by you
Only the very finest Jazz of all time
Top 50 Jazz Albums of All Time
Every track from the landmark LPs of Jazz history
Burnin' fast jazz to motivate you. Nothing under 200 BPM!
Super-Mellow Instrumental Jazz
A soothing way to unwind from your day
25 Greatest Jazz Standards
Lots of versions of 25 tunes in every musician's repertoire
Jazz and the Black Experience
Spirituals, protest songs, and music that highlights the African roots of Jazz
Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
For the first time in 17 years, Rolling Stone completely remade their list of the best songs ever...
Compositions by Ellington's right-hand man, Billy Strayhorn
Fifty/Fifty Jazz Holiday Blend
Great Jazz and Jazz renditions of holiday tunes at a 1-to-1 ratio
Artists pay tribute to the great songs of others. You many not even have realized that all of the...
The Carols Catalogue
Long-loved recordings and newer renditions of traditional Christmas carols (no "pop" compositions...
This Is Jazz: 1959
We look back six decades to what is arguably the greatest single year in recorded Jazz
Cocktails with Kurt
Great jazz for cocktail time, this month featuring pianist-vocalist Blossom Dearie
Songs about books
Kurt Hanson's Five-Star Radio
A tasty mix of pop standards, '60s oldies, classic rock, Broadway, and modern alt-country. Kurt i...