Lizz Wright on The Checkout
Lizz Wright at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival
A singer talks about her recording Freedom and Surrender (Concord Music Group).
Charles Lloyd
Jazz Icon Charles Lloyd on Memphis, The Elixirs Of Gotham, and Bob Dylan
Speaking Bob Dylan, Sangam, & Memphis with multi-platinum recording artist and cosmically attuned thinker.
Artist posing outside.
Black Milk & Nat Turner: Fusion On The Checkout
A Detroit rapper and producer collaborates with Washington D.C. based band Nat Turner for their debut release "The Rebellion Sessions."
Oran Etkin with his clarinet
Oran Etkin Reimagines Benny Goodman
A clarinetist and composer remakes the music of Benny Goodman.
Pharoah Sanders
NEA Jazz Master Pharoah Sanders
A saxophone legend, now 2016 NEA Jazz Master joins his wife Tina Sanders to speak with Lydia Liebman.
Jason Moran Plays Fats Waller
Jason Moran Plays Fats Waller
A piano modernist takes on the music of a stride piano legend with WBGO's Simon Rentner
Wendy Oxenhorn
NEA Jazz Master Wendy Oxenhorn
A remarkable jazz and blues philanthropist talks with producer Lydia Liebman about the Jazz Foundation of America.
Charles Lloyd Jazz Icon Charles Lloyd on Memphis, The Elixirs Of Gotham, and Bob Dylan

The multi-platinum recording artist and cosmically attuned thinker speaks.

Sanders NEA Jazz Master Pharoah Sanders

Celebrating a sax legend.

Jason Moran Plays Fats Waller Jason Moran Plays Fats Waller

A modernist celebrates stride master.

Wendy Oxenhorn NEA Jazz Master Wendy Oxenhorn

A woman saves jazz and blues musicians in need.

Randy Weston Randy Weston at 90

A giant of jazz explores his Panamanian roots.

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Lizz Wright on The Checkout Lizz Wright at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival

A singer talks Freedom and Surrender in Cape Town.

Oran Etkin Oran Etkin Reimagines Benny Goodman

A clarinetist celebrates his hero.

King King: We Are King

An all-woman trio makes a royal step forward.

Esperanza Spalding Esperanza Spalding on Hal Crook

A famous jazz bassist reflects on her teacher.

Brandee Younger Wax & Wane: Brandee Younger

A harpist adept in classical and hip-hop as well as jazz.

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The "tromitizer" Hal Crook in concert

The "tromitizer" steps down at Berklee College of Music.

Trumpeters Bria Skonberg, Enrico Rava

Trumpet music, old and new, at the Montreal and Newport Jazz Festivals.

Jon Batiste, Ashley Kahn on Miles At Newport

Batiste thinks big; Kahn celebrates Miles at Newport.

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John Raymond John Raymond's Real Feels

Feeling real with a Minnesota trumpeter and composer.

Michael Mwenso on the Checkout Michael Mwenso and the Shakes

Michael Mwenso and the Shakes live in-studio

David Bowie David Bowie's Blackstar with Donny McCaslin and Jason Lindner

David Bowie's jazz-inspired last recording.

Victor Prieto Victor Prieto Trio Plus One Live at Berklee

A Galician accordionist showcases his original compositions.

Ravi Coltrane Live At The Vanguard Ravi Coltrane Live At The Vanguard

Ravi's Way, live at the Vanguard.

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Artist posing outside. Black Milk & Nat Turner: Fusion On The Checkout

Introducing a jazz-funk band.

Band members posing in a white room. Will Sessions: Fusion On The Checkout

Introducing Will Sessions a Detroit-based fusion band.

Ray Angry Ray Angry's Favorite Jazz In Pop

Great jazz performances in pop music.

Rudresh Mahanthappa Rudresh Mahanthappa wins 2015 NPR Music Critics Poll

A critically celebrated saxophonist shares his favorite music of 2015.

Maria Schneider 2015 NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll with Patrick Jarenwattananon

The 2015 NPR Music Jazz Critics have voted.

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