The clarinetist has long been fascinated by choro, often called as "the New Orleans jazz of Brazil."
Photo: Anzic Records, Jimmy Katz
A Jazz life is KMHD's story-telling project. We've asked artists, celebrities, historians and enthusiasts to share a tale that shaped their appreciation for Jazz. If you have a story, we'd like to hear it too!
Click to hear the exclusive interview with Billy Childs about his new Grammy-award winning record, where he reimagines the work of his long-time idol, folk singer Laura Lyro.
With another year in the books, it's time to delve into our favorite albums of 2014. These ten records cover all manner of musical ground, from innovative trio work to bossa, nu-jazz and much more.
O'er the ramparts of 190-year-old Fort Adams, the bandleader urged our cameras to "Believe In Love."