Three Jazz Pianists, A Generation After Apartheid

NPR | March 28, 2015 3:03 a.m.

Millennial musicians are reshaping the South African jazz scene.


Dardanelle Hadley On Piano Jazz

NPR | March 27, 2015 2:10 p.m.

In this Piano Jazz session from 1984, Hadley shows off her chops in "All The Things You Are."


Anat Cohen's Roots Of Rio | March 25, 2015 10:37 p.m.

The clarinetist has long been fascinated by choro, often called as "the New Orleans jazz of Brazil."


Behind The SFJAZZ Collective's Original Approach To Joe Henderson

NPR | March 25, 2015 10:37 p.m.

Each member of the all-star octet wrote a new piece, and rearranged a work by a saxophone master.


The Best Of Jazz Night In America, Season One (So Far) | March 25, 2015 7:26 p.m.

Watch highlights from the webcasts, featuring Wynton Marsalis, Robert Glasper and Lou Donaldson.


Ingrid Jensen And Steve Treseler Play Kenny Wheeler | March 24, 2015 4:46 p.m.

From the Pacific Northwest, two acolytes reimagine the catalog of a quietly influential trumpeter.


Two Greats From Seattle, 'One Of The Most Important Jazz Cities'

NPR | March 23, 2015 10:02 a.m.

Vocalist Ernestine Anderson and trombonist Julian Priester have embodied versatility for decades.


'Remembering Marian McPartland: A Celebration' On Piano Jazz

NPR | March 20, 2015 8:46 a.m.

Tony Bennett, Barbara Carroll, Bill Charlap and more pay tribute to the grande dame of Piano Jazz.


Albert 'Tootie' Heath, Drummer Extraordinaire, Turns The Tables

NPR | March 14, 2015 3:36 p.m.

In an interview with NPR's Arun Rath, the renowned jazz drummer turned the mic on the host.


Mercer Ellington On Piano Jazz

NPR | March 13, 2015 2:19 p.m.

In a 1994 session, Ellington joins Marian McPartland to discuss working for his famous father, Duke.