The Checkout: January 25, 2011

January 26, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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The Checkout presents a conversation with Charles Lloyd about his new quartet, a studio session with guitarist Mike Moreno, and an interview with NEA Jazz Master Jason Marsalis. WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.

Studio Session: Mike Moreno

January 26, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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Guitarist Mike Moreno brings a quintet to WBGO.  Recorded December 2007 in Newark, New Jersey.

Set List:
World of the Marionettes
Old Wise Tale
Forward and Back

Compositions by Mike Moreno

Personnel:
Mike Moreno - guitar
John Ellis - saxophones
Randy Ingram - piano
Doug Weiss - bass
Kendrick Scott - drums

Producer and Host: Josh Jackson
Recording engineer: Darren Jones
Assisted by David Tallacksen

Charles Lloyd: Mirror

January 26, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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WBGO's Josh Jackson talks to Charles Lloyd about his new quartet and recent recording, Mirror (ECM).

Jason Marsalis: NEA Jazz Master

January 26, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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Jason talks about the Marsalis family's NEA Jazz Masters award.  Also, find out what family member recordings make his time capsule. Produced by WBGO's Simon Rentner.

The Checkout: January 18, 2011

January 19, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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The Checkout presents a highlight from Joe Lovano at the Village Vanguard, a boxing match with Noah Preminger, a Ben Wendel studio session, and an interview with NEA Jazz Master Hubert Laws.

Noah Preminger: Raining Jabs

January 19, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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WBGO's Josh Jackson visits saxophonist Noah Preminger at a boxing gym in Harlem.  Preminger recently released Before the Rain on Palmetto Records.

Hubert Laws: Nea Jazz Master

January 19, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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WBGO's Simon Rentner interviews 2011 NEA Jazz Master Hubert Laws.

The Checkout: January 11, 2011

January 14, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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The Checkout talks to Joe Lovano about his Charlie Parker-themed recording, Bird Songs. Kurt Rosenwinkel and arranger Carlos Azevedo discuss Our Secret World. Dave Liebman is an NEA Jazz Master.  WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.

Kurt Rosenwinkel and OJM: Our Secret World

January 14, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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WBGO's Josh Jackson talks to guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel and arranger Carlos Azevedo of the Orchestra Jazz de Matosinhos about their recording collaboration, Our Secret World.

Dave Liebman: NEA Jazz Master

January 14, 2011 by Joshua Jackson
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WBGO's Josh Jackson speaks with saxophonist and 2011 NEA Jazz Master Dave Liebman.