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Hiromi On Piano Jazz

Marian McPartland improvises a "Portrait" of the talented Japanese pianist in this 2004 session.

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Arturo O'Farrill On Piano Jazz

The pianist/bandleader joined Marian McPartland in 2002 to perform Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Wave."

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Bertha Hope On Piano Jazz

The pianist performs her own "In Search Of Hope" and "Nieta," a tune by her late husband Elmo Hope.

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Kenny Burrell On Piano Jazz

Hear the subtle, lyrical guitarist play a delightful solo rendition of "Round Midnight."

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Skitch Henderson On Piano Jazz

The original Tonight Show bandleader also worked on Frank Sinatra's and Bing Crosby's radio shows.

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Corky Hale On Piano Jazz

The pioneering pianist, harpist, flutist and cellist has worked with Mel Tormé and Billie Holiday.

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Rio Clemente On Piano Jazz

The pianist's classical training paved the way for a vibrant career in jazz.

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Willie Ruff On Piano Jazz

A master of both the bass and the French horn, Ruff switches between instruments with ease.

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Dwike Mitchell On Piano Jazz

The pianist joins Marian McPartland to perform "Lush Life" and "Don't Worry 'Bout Me."

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Tierney Sutton On Piano Jazz

The Grammy-nominated singer performs a set featuring several of Frank Sinatra's signature numbers.

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