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Jim Hall

Jim Hall artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

The Jim Hall Trio with Julian Lage performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

August 5, 2013 One of the finest guitar players in jazz history, still at it at 82, confabs with a young phenom.

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Studio Sessions

Jim Hall.

January 24, 2014 The innovative guitarist plays "Blue Monk" with host Marian McPartland in a session from 2003.

Interviews & Profiles

Jim Hall performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

December 13, 2013 Hear an interview Hall gave Terry Gross back in 1989. The innovative musician died Tuesday at 83.

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Discover Songs

The cover of Undercurrent

August 1, 2001 Guitarist Hall's career spanned five decades. In 1963, he joined Bill Evans to record a duo session.

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News

Jim Hall performs with his trio and fellow guitarist Julian Lage at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

December 11, 2013 Musicians like Sonny Rollins, Julian Lage and John Scofield muse on one of the finest to ever strum.

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Reviews

Buster Keaton in 'Go West'

January 8, 2010 Kevin Whitehead says there are more great jazz DVDs than anyone can follow. We'll try anyway.

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The cover of Undercurrent

August 1, 2001 Guitarist Hall's career spanned five decades. In 1963, he joined Bill Evans to record a duo session.

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More Stories

Jim Hall performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

December 1, 2009 We remember the idiosyncratic Jim Hall with a five-song introduction to his music by Rez Abassi.

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  • Album: Undercurrent
  • Artist: Jim Hall and Bill Evans