NEA Jazz Masters

NEA Jazz Masters 2000

  • David Baker

    A true jazz renaissance man, David Baker has been active in the jazz community as musician, composer, educator, conductor, and...

  • A pioneer jazz educator on African-American college and university campuses, as well as general colleges and universities, Donald Byrd also...

  • Best known as the host of the weekly national radio program Piano Jazz, Marian McPartland helped to popularize jazz with...