• Sherry Maricle with Rhonda Hamilton on DIVA Anniversary

    April 5, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Bandleader and drummer Sherry Maricle talks with Rhonda Hamilton about the Diva Jazz Orchestra, the all-women band she has led for 20 years. Enjoy!


  • Peter Bernstein and Todd Barkan With Rhonda Hamilton

    April 2, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Guitarist Peter Bernstein and producer Todd Barkan talk with Rhonda Hamilton about Bernstein's performance at New York's 54 Below nightclub on April 2. Bernstein will perform with Jimmy Cobb on drums, Harold Mabern on piano, Frank Wess on reeds, and John Webber on bass.

    Bernstein's show is the opening concert in 54 Below's WBGO Jazz Series, which is curated by Barkan. The series continues on April 9 ith the Barbara Carroll Quartet with clarinetist Ken Peplowski , the Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Septet on April 16, vocalist Janis Siegel on May 7, a Benny Goodman Carnegie Hall Concert tribute on May 14, and Cecile McLorin Salvant on June 25.


  • Pianist Aaron Diehl With Gary Walker

    April 2, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Pianist Aaron Diehl talks with WBGO's Gary Walker about his new Mack Avenue CD, The Bespoke Man's Narrative, and performance at The Jazz Standard in New York on April 3 with Warren Wolf on vibraphone, David Wong on bass, Rodney Green on drums, and Cecile McLorin Salvant on vocals. Enjoy!