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Karrin Allyson

Karrin Allyson.
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Karrin Allyson artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Marian McPartland

June 4, 2010 Karrin Allyson, Nicholas Payton, Helen Sung and others share tunes and memories in concert.

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Marian McPartland performs at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.

October 23, 2009 The anniversary concert featured offerings by Randy Weston, Karrin Allyson, Cedar Walton and more.

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July 24, 2008 The busy and prolific jazz vocalist performs with her band in Kansas City's Repertory Theater.

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January 4, 2007 Allyson's group radiates down-to-earth Midwesternness in this command performance.

Studio Sessions

Jazz singer Karrin Allyson on KPLU in Seattle.

September 6, 2012 Watch the jazz singer run through "I Want to Be Happy" and "What a Little Moonlight Can Do" at KPLU.

Marian McPartland.

December 9, 2011 Celebrate the host and composer with a set of select performances by McPartland and her guests.

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Karrin Allyson.

September 6, 2011 The jazz vocalist and pianist performs songs from her new album, Round Midnight, for KPLU.

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Karrin Allyson.

May 6, 2011 One of the most in-demand performers on today's jazz scene sings "I've Got the World on a String."

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November 5, 2007 Hear an interview and performance recorded with the expressive jazz vocalist by KPLU.

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December 19, 2006 WBGO hosts select their favorite jazz albums of 2006 in a lively roundtable discussion.

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Ballads: Remembering John Coltrane

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  • Album: Ballads: Remembering John Coltrane
  • Artist: Karrin Allyson
  • Label: Concord Jazz
  • Released: 2001
 

Imagina: Songs of Brasil

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  • Album: Imagina: Songs of Brasil
  • Artist: Karrin Allyson
  • Label: Concord
  • Released: 2008
 

Footprints

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  • Album: Footprints
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