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Christian Scott artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Christian Scott.

November 17, 2011 The modern jazz star returns to his alma mater, band in tow, for a live concert webcast.

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Allen Toussaint

May 20, 2009 The New Orleans eminence and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honoree leads his Bright Mississippi band.

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Studio Sessions

Christian Scott

April 8, 2010 The trumpeter and New Orleans native tells of his journey to become a jazz musician.

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December 13, 2007 Hear the young trumpeter in an interview and performance, including an exclusive new song.

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News

Big Boi

December 29, 2010 Hearing a song before its release used to be thrilling. This year it was all part of the plan.

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More Stories

Christian Scott (left, playing himself) and Rob Brown (playing Delmond Lambreaux) perform at Jazz at Lincoln Center in the program Treme.

July 25, 2012 The trumpeter has been in a few movies. But the lines between real life and acting are blurred.

Christian Scott's new record, Christian aTunde Adjuah, comes out July 31.

July 22, 2012 The trumpeter's new double album both acknowledges and extends his jazz inheritance.

Stefon Harris, David Sanchez and Christian Scott's collaborative album, Ninety Miles, comes out June 21.

June 12, 2011 On their first collaborative album, the three jazz musicians embrace the Cuban clave rhythm.

Esperanza Spalding album cover

December 1, 2010 The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Sufjan Stevens and more artists from S to Z.

Jazz Now Bass

September 28, 2009 How would you introduce someone to the jazz of today? We asked young jazz lovers for help.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

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Yesterday You Said Tomorrow

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  • Album: Yesterday You Said Tomorrow
  • Artist: Christian Scott
  • Label: Concord Jazz
  • Released: 2010
 

Treats

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  • Album: Treats
  • Artist: Sleigh Bells
  • Label: Mom & Pop Music
  • Released: 2010
 

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  • Album: Monitor
  • Artist: Titus Andronicus
  • Label: XL
  • Released: 2010
 

Live at Newport

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Anthem

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