The Patrick Cornelius Octet performs selections from his new suite, When We Were Very Young, based on the poetry of A. A. Milne, in a live broadcast from the Berklee College of Music's Café 939 in Boston.
Etienne Shardlow, A South African radio personality and jazz host, talks with WBGO's Simon Rentner about music inspired by Nelson Mandela, the South African president and revolutionary who passed away December 5, 2013 at age 95. Farewell, Madiba!
The vocalists of Beatrhyme Communications perform ""Voices of A New Age: Return of The Scat" live at WBGO with Kid Lucky, Marya Lawrence, Kaila Mullady, Eleanor Dubinsky, Bruce Mack, Sylvana Joyce and Erika Banks.
The group performs at the Sidewalk Café in New York on December 17 as part of "Beat Rhyme and Groove" at New York's Blue Note Jazz Club on December 28.