Performances recorded in front of a live audience

With your host Eliud Villanueva and guests

Front Row Seat airs every day from 9 to 11 pm. Playing recordings of live performances that have qualified to be saved for posterity.

Artists and Bands

These are the artists you will hear:

Bill Evans, Bobby Hackett, Cannonball Adderley, Charlie Parker, Chick Corea, Count Basie, Dave Brubeck, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, John Coltrane, Glenn Miller, Keith Jarret, Kurt Elling, Miles Davis, Stan Kenton, Thelonious Monk, Tony Bennett, and all names before, after and in between.

Cities and Venues


Montreux, Oslo, Paris, Tokyo, Chicago, Ft. Lauderdale, Newport, New York, San Francisco, Washington D.C.


Birdland, Blue Note, Carnegie Hall, Deer Head Inn, El Morocco, Hi-Hat, The Half Note, The Jazz Corner, The Lighthouse, Velvet Lounge, Village Vanguarad