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Benny Golson On Piano Jazz

NPR | June 24, 2016 11:17 a.m.

A giant of hard bop, the saxophonist and composer performs some of his most enduring standards.

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Beyond Country And Blues: The Jazz Legacy Of Houston

NPR | June 24, 2016 3:36 a.m.

Though not known for its jazz scene, Houston has produced some of the country's best jazz musicians.

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Monty Alexander On Piano Jazz

NPR | June 20, 2016 9:29 a.m.

The Jamaican-born pianist, known for his rhythmic approach, joined Marian McPartland in 1991.

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Return Of The Jazz Harp

WBGO+JAZZ.org | June 17, 2016 11:11 a.m.

Brandee Younger and Edmar Castañeda are bringing the ancient instrument back to the music.

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Songs We Love: Charlie Hunter, 'No Money, No Honey'

NPR | June 16, 2016 7:53 a.m.

Listen as the guitarist creates a funky bass line and a Hendrix-like melody — at the same time.

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Leslie Odom Jr.: 'I Want To Sing To The Moment That You're In'

NPR | June 10, 2016 8:23 a.m.

The Hamilton actor discusses the Tony Awards and releasing his first album for the second time.

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Sarah Vaughan On Piano Jazz

NPR | June 10, 2016 8:23 a.m.

In a 1986 program, Vaughan's lively and sassy personality is on display, as are her amazing vocals.

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Notations from...Sullivan Fortner

KMHD Jazz Radio | June 7, 2016 3:37 p.m.

Deborah DeMoss Smith speaks with Crescent City native jazz pianist and composer Sullivan Fortner.

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Alan Clare On Piano Jazz

NPR | June 3, 2016 1:06 p.m.

In 1990, the British pianist joined host Marian McPartland from the BBC's London studios.

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Dena DeRose On Piano Jazz

NPR | May 27, 2016 10:33 a.m.

In a 2001 session, the singer and pianist joined host Marian McPartland for a program of standards.