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The Night Cafe

Series produced by Will Duchon

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A one-hour program of jazz vocals by classic and contemporary artists, broadcast by WMNR Fine Arts Radio (www.wmnr.org), hosted by Will Duchon.

Since 2006 Will Duchon's "The Night Café" has presented weekly programs featuring the best jazz vocalists of yesterday and today. The program has an intimate, late-night feel, and along with the music "The Night Café" occasionally features live interviews with current jazz artists.


87 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Christmas jazz vocals galore.

  • Added: Dec 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:57
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Selections from seven superb jazz vocal ensembles.

  • Added: Dec 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:15
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Jazz standards about the magical moon.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:10
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Music to motivate and lift the spirits.

  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:12
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These songs will take the chill off the chilly November nights.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2016
  • Length: 57:47
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"It's all about YOU, isn't it?" These songs certainly are.

  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 59:45
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Jazz songs about these three romantic modes of travel.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:01:42
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Songs about the transitional month of September, featuring Sue Raney, Tierney Sutton, Nancy Lamott, Tina May, Tony Bennett, Bill Evans, Stacey Kent...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:48
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A set of rainy day/night jazz standards, complete with rain.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2016
  • Length: 59:59
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A journey through the lyrics to this classic standard.

  • Added: Sep 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Performances by Grammy Award nominated jazz vocalists.

  • Added: Feb 27, 2016
  • Length: 56:53
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Grammy Award winning jazz vocals.

  • Added: Feb 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:01:11
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Love songs for Valentine's Day.

  • Added: Feb 13, 2016
  • Length: 57:41
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Standards rated 91 through 100 on JazzStandards.com list of most recorded songs.

  • Added: Feb 06, 2016
  • Length: 59:02
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A selection of favorite performances from the past year.

  • Added: Jan 02, 2016
  • Length: 58:16
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The annual Christmas program with greetings from Night Café listeners.

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:03:36
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Cold weather standards.

  • Added: Dec 19, 2015
  • Length: 55:44
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Songs about children and childhood.

  • Added: Dec 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:01:04
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Remembering Eva Cassidy & Nancy LaMott on this day after Thanksgiving program.

  • Added: Nov 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:02:25
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A set of jazz standards for voice and piano.

  • Added: Nov 21, 2015
  • Length: 57:17