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Duke Ellington rehearses for a 1973 concert in London's Westminster Abbey.
After writing partner Billy Strayhorn died, the great composer experienced a burst of productivity.
May 23, 2013 Embark on a musical odyssey, inspired by Homer's epic, at the Village Vanguard in New York City.
May 21, 2013 On Metheny's latest, the jazz guitarist takes an evocative approach to Zorn's knotty compositions.
May 20, 2013 A new anthology packs four CDs with music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small.
May 17, 2013 Mahanthappa brings an explosive blend of jazz and South Indian classical music to the studio.
May 17, 2013 The much-celebrated drummer trades in his skins for a microphone in a Piano Jazz session.
Bessie Smith: 'Blues Empress'
Nat King Cole: 'The Singer'
Hoagy Carmichael: 'Stardust Melodies'
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