Sam Yahel shares a random sample of his digital music collection. Hear works from Bach, Charlie Parker, and Al Green.
The Checkout features talks to a jazz legend - saxophonist and composer Benny Golson. Also, Sam Yahel shares a randomized playlist. WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.
83 year old saxophonist and composer Benny Golson shares a few moments from an illustrious - and ongoing - career in music. He talks to WBGO's Josh Jackson.
Ben Allison talks intellectual property issues for indie artists, Charlie Haden receives the NEA Jazz Master fellowship, and Courtney Bryan plays the piano. WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.
Courtney Bryan takes some time away from her schedule as a church organist at Newark's Bethany Baptist Church to play some spirituals at WBGO.
Recorded January 17, 2012.
Eternal Rest (C. Bryan)
Host: Josh Jackson
Recorded by: Michael Downes
Bassist Charlie Haden talks to WBGO's Josh Jackson about receiving the NEA Jazz Master fellowship and recording Come Sunday, a collection of spirituals and folk melodies with the late Hank Jones.
WBGO's Josh Jackson talks to bassist Ben Allison about his Carnegie Hall debut, his recent recording, and his defense of intellectual property.
The Checkout features interviews with Olatuja Project and Kenny Barron. Drummer EJ Strickland shares a Stevie Wonder playlist. WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.
The Checkout features an interview with NEA Jazz Master Jack DeJohnette. We'll also revisit a solo piano session with Geri Allen. WBGO's Josh Jackson is your host.
Kenny Barron receives an award from his alma mater for Black History Month. Hear an interview with Barron and Dr. Alan Davis, President of Empire State College.
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