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Jazz Stars Celebrate 30 Years Of Piano Jazz, Set One 4/14/09

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Hear Set II

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Remembering Marian McPartland

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Listen: Hickory House Trio On Piano Jazz

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Of Marian McPartland, guest host Elvis Costello says that it's "an extraordinary leap of musical continuity that [she's] been able to make throughout the history of Piano Jazz." Michael Ochs Archives hide caption

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Marian McPartland On Piano Jazz, Part Two

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Elvis Costello says that Marian McPartland captures "many of the ingenious personalities" of Piano Jazz so that "they will be forever enduring." Tim Hall/Redferns hide caption

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Marian McPartland On Piano Jazz, Part One

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Let It Snow: The Piano Jazz Holiday Show

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Of Marian McPartland's "Twilight World," the great singer Tony Bennett once said, "Well, that song will last forever. It's a beautiful song." David Redfern/Redferns hide caption

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Listen: Marian McPartland's Songs

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Fresh Air Remembers 'Piano Jazz' Host Marian McPartland

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Marian McPartland, 'Piano Jazz' Host, Has Died

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Piano Jazz Christmas Special 2009

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The Kennedy Center honors Mary Lou Williams every year with the Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Festival, which showcases today's brightest female jazz artists. William P. Gottlieb/Library of Congress via flickr.com hide caption

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A Visit with Jazz Legend Marian McPartland

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Marian McPartland's Christmas Special

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Marian McPartland and Friends: Piano Jazz Christmas Special 12/14/07

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Christmas Memories with Marian McPartland

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Marian McPartland, Grande Dame of 'Piano Jazz'

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