Dexter Gordon at 90

February 26, 2013 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Interviews, Studio Sessions

Dexter Gordon at 90

Francis Wolff copyright Mosaic Images with permission Dex Music LLC

WBGO’s Josh Jackson talks to jazz matron, archivist and biographer Maxine Gordon about Dex@90, a yearlong celebration of saxophonist Dexter Gordon.  Pianist George Cables, music director for the Dexter Gordon Society, performs “Polka Dots and Moonbeams,” “LTD,” and “I Told You So.”

Gregg August: Four By Six

February 5, 2013 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Interviews

Gregg August: Four By SixWBGO’s Josh Jackson talks to bassist Gregg August about his recent quartet and sextet recording, Four By Six (Iacuessa Records).