NPR |Sept. 19, 2014 11:30 a.m.
It's a rare thing to have three pianists at three pianos in one studio.
KMHD |Sept. 18, 2014 5:48 p.m.
Listen to our exclusive interview with Herbie Hancock ahead of his performance in Portland this weekend.
NPR |Sept. 17, 2014 11:18 a.m.
A restless formal inventor, Coleman has also mentored many to develop their own musical languages.
NPR |Sept. 17, 2014 7:55 a.m.
A pianist translates the life-of-the-party spirit of an early jazz virtuoso to today's rhythms.
NPR |Sept. 13, 2014 7:28 p.m.
The pianist says Waller's many contradictions make his work endlessly fun to interpret and adapt.
NPR |Sept. 12, 2014 11:20 a.m.
Hear a 2001 session in which Potter performs "I Should Care" with bassist Scott Colley.
KMHD |Sept. 08, 2014 2:55 p.m.
Pianist Harold Mabern has played with such notables as Lee Morgan, Hank Mobley, Freddie Hubbard and Miles Davis; but it's his own music that continues to garner acclaim.
NPR |Sept. 05, 2014 4:38 p.m.
Turner's new quartet album Lathe of Heaven gets its name from Ursula K. LeGuin's novel. A lot of action happens at thoughtful medium tempos, and there's beautiful dissonance in the two-horn harmonies.
NPR |Sept. 05, 2014 9:20 a.m.
Pianist Stefano Bollani is also a TV personality, a novelist and one of Europe's biggest jazz stars.
KMHD |Sept. 03, 2014 12:57 p.m.
Portishead meets jazz? Not really a surprise, if you were a fan of the British 90’s trip-hop icons who knew the ins and outs of cool jazz.