Over the last 20 years, Grammy-nominated vocalist Jane Monheit has been one of jazz music’s great singers.

Lush and nimble with an incredible sense of swing, she interprets a song like very few. She has released 11 albums over her career, the most recent being The Songbook Sessions: Ella Fitzgerald.

Monheit joined us for a conversation about her career in music, and how life experience changes the way she sings a song.

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