Randy Ingram, Oran Etkin, Steve Lehman

August 20, 2014 by Simon Rentner  
Filed under Featured, Shows

Randy Ingram, Oran Etkin, Steve Lehman Pianist Randy Ingram and his band perform in-studio in celebration of his recording “Sky/Lift,” Oran Etkin travels the globe “Gathering Light,” and Steve Lehman’s spectral-jazz octet “Mise en Abime.”

Oran Etkin’s “Gathering Light”

August 20, 2014 by Simon Rentner  
Filed under Featured, New Music

Oran Etkin’s “Gathering Light”Oran Etkin travels the globe — West Africa, Middle East, and Indonesia — collecting sounds for his recording “Gathering Light” (Motema).  The clarinetist speaks to WBGO’s Tim Wilkins.

Randy Ingram In-Studio: “Sky/Lift”

August 20, 2014 by Simon Rentner  
Filed under Featured, Studio Sessions

Randy Ingram In-Studio: “Sky/Lift”Randy Ingram brings his band to WBGO’s performance studio in celebration of his recording “Sky/Lift.”  The pianist speaks to Josh Jackson.  Listen to some of his other tracks here.

Steve Lehman’s Mise en Abime

August 20, 2014 by Simon Rentner  
Filed under Featured, Interviews

Steve Lehman’s Mise en AbimeSteve Lehman talks to WBGO’s Simon Rentner about “Mise en Abime,” featuring his octet from Pi Records.  The alto saxophonist reveals his spectral-inspired compositions.