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Kate McGarry

Kate McGarry
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Kate McGarry

Kate McGarry artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Dan Willis, on tenor saxophone, performs with the John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble on the Quad Stage during the Newport Jazz Festival.

August 7, 2011 Hear a special set from Newport, featuring Theo Bleckmann, Kate McGarry and pianist Uri Caine.

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August 14, 2008 JazzSet presents sets from two young women who represent the future of jazz.

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June 28, 2005 Fred Hersch has composed a jazz-infused arrangement of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass.

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Studio Sessions

Kate McGarry.

September 20, 2013 The ecumenical singer and songwriter visits the program with keyboardist Gary Versace.

Kurt Elling discusses his five favorite jazz vocalists on World Cafe.

February 9, 2011 Hear the jazz singer perform at WXPN and talk about his favorite vocalists.

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Interviews & Profiles

Kate McGarry's new album is titled Girl Talk.

June 17, 2012 While making her new album, McGarry researched what her singing idols sounded like in conversation.

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August 14, 2007 Jazz vocalist Kate McGarry blends new tunes and old standbys with a fresh sound.

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More Stories

Pablo Neruda (300 tall)

April 6, 2009 Hear five songs that were originally written as poems to be read, not as lyrics to be sung.

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Gillian Welch

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Spoon

Spoon

Music, live concerts and interviews with the pop-rock band.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

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Girl Talk

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  • Album: Girl Talk
  • Artist: Kate McGarry
  • Label: Palmetto
  • Released: 2012
 

If Less Is More...Nothing Is Everything

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  • Album: If Less Is More...Nothing Is Everything
  • Artist: Kate McGarry
 

Esperanza

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  • Album: Esperanza
  • Artist: Esperanza Spalding
 

The Target

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  • Album: The Target
  • Artist: Kate McGarry
  • Label: Palmetto Records
  • Released: 2007