March 15, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
WBGO's The Checkout Live presented Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors and Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio live from the 92Y Tribeca on Wednesday, March 20 at 8 p.m.
Every month, The Checkout Live brings critically acclaimed performers, many of whom have been featured on host Josh Jackson's weekly music magazine, The Checkout," to live stages in New York and Boston.
If you like what you hear, tune in to WBGO-FM's sister station, The Jazz Bee, to hear more from Crump, Sickafoose, and other artists at the cutting edge of jazz. Enjoy!
Click here to watch Tiny Resistors. Sickafoose is joined by Jenny Scheinman on violin, Steve Cardenas on guitar, John Ellis on reeds, Alan Ferber on trombone, Jonathan Goldberger on guitar and Ted Poor on drums.
Click here to watch Stefan Crump's Rosetta Trio. Crump is joined by guitarists Liberty Ellman and Jamie Fox.
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March 7, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
WBGO presents saxophonist Walter Smith III live from the Red Room at Cafe 939 at the Berklee College of Music in Boston on Thursday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
The Checkout – Live at Berklee brings critically acclaimed, New York-based Berklee alumni back to their alma mater for concerts. Smith will be joined in the concert by fellow Berklee alumnus Matt Stevens on guitar, bassist Harish Raghavan, Taylor Eigsti on piano, and Clarence Penn on drums.
Watch the concert live right here or listen to our on-air stream with host Josh Jackson, and join the conversation below.
If you like what you hear, tune in to WBGO's sister station, The Jazz Bee, to hear recordings by Smith, his bandmates and other cutting-edge performers. Enjoy!
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February 20, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
WBGO's The Checkout presented pianist Orrin Evans and saxophonist Tim Green live from the 92Y Tribeca on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 8 p.m.
Watch video from this event and review the conversation with hosts from WBGO and NPRMusic.org below.
If you like what you hear, visit The Checkout's show page for interviews and studio sessions hosted by Josh Jackson. WBGO's online stream for new music, The Jazz Bee,, also regularly features recordings by Evans, Green and other artists at the cutting edge of jazz.
And don't forget WBGO's broadcasts from the 92Y and Village Vanguard live on in our video archive. Enjoy!
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