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In 'Latin American Songbook,' Edward Simon Rethinks The American Jazz Standard

NPR | Sept. 20, 2016 3:53 p.m.

The pianist's new album offers inventive arrangements of Latin standards.

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Norman Sylvester

KMHD Jazz Radio | Sept. 19, 2016 2:38 p.m.

Leonard Feather On Piano Jazz

NPR | Sept. 16, 2016 10:53 a.m.

The "Dean of Jazz Journalists," also a pianist, performs original blues tunes in a 1988 session.

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Robert Glasper Talks 'ArtScience,' The Latest From His Adventurous Jazz Crew

NPR | Sept. 10, 2016 5:44 a.m.

The Robert Glasper Experiment created its new album over just a few weeks in New Orleans.


Oliver Jones On Piano Jazz

NPR | Sept. 9, 2016 8:56 a.m.

The Canadian pianist plays "Jordio" and "Three Little Words" in a 1990 session.

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Carlton Jackson Revisited

KMHD Jazz Radio | Sept. 8, 2016 3:14 p.m.

Walter Davis Jr. On Piano Jazz

NPR | Sept. 2, 2016 10:08 a.m.

The great bebop pianist joined Marian McPartland for this session shortly before his death in 1990.


Songs We Love: Ben Wendel Group, 'Doubt'

NPR | Sept. 1, 2016 6 a.m.

Sometimes a melody deserves a whole song to express itself, as in this instrumental Wye Oak cover.


Three Miles Ahead | Aug. 29, 2016 12:48 p.m.

On screen, ink, and stage with actor Don Cheadle, writer Quincy Troupe and trumpeter Keyon Harrold.


Cecile McLorin Salvant And Sullivan Fortner | Aug. 26, 2016 4:05 p.m.

Two rising stars of their instruments duet at Jazz at Lincoln Center.