Celebrating the music of Charlie Parker!
“Bird” was arguably the most influential saxophonist in the history of American music. We mark the 95th anniversary of his birth with a collection of our favorite Parker recordings. more
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Conversations with Allan Wolper: Listen Now
Victoria F. Pratt, the Chief Judge of Newark's Municipal Court, has won an international reputation for her efforts to reform the criminal justice system. Airs Tuesday 7:30pm. more

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    All About That Bass, But Give The Drummer Some

    Bassist Christian McBride, host of NPR's Jazz Night In America, explains the complicated dynamics between the bass and the drums in jazz — and James Brown.more

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    Happy Birthday Branford!

    Happy Birthday to WBGO all-time favorite Branford Marsalis! The brilliant yet often unpredictable saxophonist of New Orleans royalty turns 55 today. Jazz 88 celebrates him by...more

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    WBGO Member Discounts - August 2015

    Felix Hernandez Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts The Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts will once again offer a 15 percent discount to WBGO members for selected...more

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