Photo by Bill Westmoreland
Sherrie Maricle has played with jazz legends, leads an all-woman big band, and forges new roads for women in jazz. [29:28]
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Louisiana Swamp blues singer, composer and pianist Carol Fran looks back at her 60-year career.
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Meet some of the greatest back-up singers! It may be only "Twenty Feet from Stardom" but director Morgan Neville shows us just how long that walk can be.
Photo by Michael Wilson
It's a music-filled podcast with New Orleans composer, producer, and pianist Allen Toussaint who combines elegance with funk. [29:29]
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Pianist Keith Jarrett - letting the music happen. [34:27]
Photo by Carolyn Wachnicki
Anthony Braxton may be considered avant garde but he embraces all musical traditions [40:50]
Photo by Ken Halfmann
Bassist Richard Davis talks about his musical life outside of jazz -- working with folks like Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, Leonard Bernstein and Igor Stravinsky. [30:08]
One of the great bassists Richard Davis remembers a few of jazz musicians he's played with -- like Sun Ra, Ahmad Jamal, Sarah Vaughan, Elvin Jones, and Eric Dolphy.
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Musician and teacher Jamey Aebersold believes that anyone can improvise and he's developed the tools to show them how. [27:11]
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Sacred Harp singer David Ivey both preserves the tradition and widens the circle. [32:47]