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Christian McBride's 'The Movement Revisited' | Feb. 8, 2016 2:59 p.m.

Hear a bluesy, soulful oratorio for big band and gospel choir, inspired by civil-rights icons.


Eden Atwood On Piano Jazz

NPR | Feb. 5, 2016 12:17 p.m.

The singer showcases her refreshing voice in a performance with host Marian McPartland.


At The DC Jazz Loft | Jan. 29, 2016 12:33 p.m.

How do major musicians make it happen away from major hubs? We hear from Kris Funn and Warren Wolf.


Sergio Salvatore On Piano Jazz

NPR | Jan. 29, 2016 10:13 a.m.

The composer and pianist was only 14 when he was a guest on the program back in 1996.


'What Made That Thing Work?': Bill Frisell Takes On Screen Music

NPR | Jan. 24, 2016 8:59 a.m.

The inventive guitarist found that covering film and TV scores has an existential side effect.


Bobby Enriquez On Piano Jazz

NPR | Jan. 22, 2016 3:06 p.m.

Hear the "wild man of jazz" play "Just One Of Those Things" and "Bumble Rumble Blues."

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Joel Harrison

KMHD Jazz Radio | Jan. 21, 2016 2:36 p.m.


Comedian Jon Benjamin's Jazz Album Is Full Of 'Real, Untapped Un-Talent'

NPR | Jan. 21, 2016 10:59 a.m.

"It's a real insult to people who try," he says of Well, I Should Have...Learned How To Play Piano.


Pedrito Martinez, Santero | Jan. 21, 2016 10:50 a.m.

He's a world-class Afro-Cuban percussionist, a first call of pop stars. He's also a SanterĂ­a priest.


What We Loved At Winter Jazzfest 2016

NPR | Jan. 20, 2016 6:37 a.m.

Here's how six different people remember this year's edition of a glorious annual overload.