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The ELEW Trio With Veal And Tain | Feb. 11, 2016 1:16 p.m.

Eric Lewis' piano "rockjazz" won crossover fame. Now his trio pledges allegiance to a jazz republic.


Songs We Love: Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra, 'Backbone'

NPR | Feb. 11, 2016 6 a.m.

The first gig of the most influential jazz big band in 50 years has emerged. It swings like crazy.


Notations From … Tyrone Hendrix

KMHD Jazz Radio | Feb. 9, 2016 3:08 p.m.

Drummer Tyrone Hendrix tells KMHD about the influence gospel music had on his career and how he got started in jazz.


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.