WBGO Blog
  • Pianist Jonathan Batiste with Rhonda Hamilton

    January 22, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Pianist Jonathan Batiste talks with Rhonda Hamilton about his role in HBO's Treme series and its depiction of the life and music of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, the influence of pianist John Lewis on his development and style and his participation in Jazz At Lincoln Center concerts which honored Lewis on January 18th and 19th. Batiste also performs Lewis's composition "Django." Batiste also performs at The Cutting Room in Manhattan on February 15. Enjoy!

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  • Guitarist John Pizzarelli with Michael Bourne

    January 22, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Guitarist John Pizzarelli talks with WBGO's Michael Bourne about his new memoir, World on a String, and participation in a concert to benefit the LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts on January 28. The concert will honor Justin DiCioccio, who helped create LaGuardia's jazz performance program more than thirty years ago. Enjoy!

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  • Pianist Ben Sidran Talks With Gary Walker

    December 13, 2012. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Pianist, singer and author Ben Sidran talks with WBGO's Gary Walker about his new CD, Don't Cry For No Hipster, and his long career in music. Enjoy!

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