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South African Pianist Abdullah Ibrahim
Pianist Abdullah Ibrahim talks with Rhonda Hamilton about jazz in South Africa and The Jazz Epistles, a group he formed with trumpeter Hugh Masekela in the 1950s.
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Hugh Masekela: Life & Times
The trumpeter talks with Gary Walker about his life and musical career in South Africa, and that country's celebration of 20 years of democracy.
George Clinton, Quincy Jones, Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett
George Clinton, Quincy Jones, Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett
Funk pioneer George Clinton, Quincy Jones on a new Clark Terry documentary, & Tony Bennett duets with Lady Gaga.
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: 'Cheek To Cheek'
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: "Cheek To Cheek"
The two singers talk about the roots of their friendship and new album of duets, "Cheek To Cheek."
P-Funk's George Clinton: 'Like George'
P-Funk's George Clinton: "Like George"
The funk pioneer talks with guest host DJ Sousister about his outrageous life and new memoir (photo: WIlliam Thorem)
Quincy Jones: 'Keep On Keepin' On'
Quincy Jones: "Keep On Keepin' On"
The producer & director Alan Hicks talk with Gary Walker about a film about the life & teaching of trumpeter Clark Terry.
abdullah ibrahim South African Pianist Abdullah Ibrahim

The pianist forges his career in South Africa's crucible of change.

hugh masekela Hugh Masekela: Life & Times

A mighty trumpet speaks about South Africa and more.

P-Funk's George Clinton: P-Funk's George Clinton: "Like George"

A stratospheric ride with the godfather of funk.

Quincy Jones: Quincy Jones: "Keep On Keepin' On"

Q celebrates a new film about his mentor Clark Terry.

Bill Frisell: Bill Frisell: "GUITAR IN THE SPACE AGE!"

Take a Telecaster ride back in time.

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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: "Cheek To Cheek"

Two creative minds converge in song.

Kris Bowers: Kris Bowers: "Heroes & Misfits"

The pianist misfits for us, live at WBGO.

Walter Smith III: Walter Smith III: "Still Casual"

A saxophonist's elements of style.

Kavita Shah: Kavita Shah: "Visions"

The singer's blends South Asian and African styles on "Visions."

Oran Etkin's Oran Etkin's "Gathering Light"

An illuminating clarinetist travels the world and collects its sounds.

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George Clinton, Quincy Jones, Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett

Something for everyone: a funk pioneer, trumpet tales & a convergence in song.

Bill Frisell & Kris Bowers

Bill Frisell's "GUITAR IN THE SPACE AGE!" and Kris Bowers' "Heroes & Misfits" live at WBGO.

Tenor Madness: Mark Turner, Walter Smith III, Odean Pope, Pharoah Sanders

Tenor Madness with Walter Smith III, Mark Turner, Odean Pope & Pharaoh Sanders

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Antonio Adolfo, Carol Saboya & Hendrik Meurkens Antonio Adolfo, Carol Saboya & Hendrik Meurkens

Bossas old and new with three masters of the style.

Randy Ingram In-Studio: Randy Ingram In-Studio: "Sky/Lift"

Appreciating the beauty above with the pianist.

Gregory Porter Live at Newport 2014 Gregory Porter Live at Newport 2014

Soul singing in the Rhode Island rain.

Jon Batiste And Stay Human Live At Newport 2014 Jon Batiste And Stay Human Live At Newport 2014

Live lobsters join the Second Line at Newport.

Danilo Perez: Danilo Perez: "Panama 500" Live at WBGO

Children Of The Light visit Panama 500.

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George Wein: 2014 Newport Preview George Wein: 2014 Newport Preview

Wein picks the hits of the 2014 jazz festival.

Montreal Jazz Fest 2014: Canada Jazz with David Ryshpan Montreal Jazz Fest 2014: Canada Jazz with David Ryshpan

A pianist picks his favorite Canadian jazz.

The Best of 2014 NYC Winter Jazz Fest The Best of 2014 NYC Winter Jazz Fest

NYC celebrates ten years of winter jazz bonanza.

The Best Jazz Albums of 2013 The Best Jazz Albums of 2013

Josh and Patrick look back at the year's best.

Mandela's Legacy In Music Mandela's Legacy In Music

Madiba's great life inspired great music.

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