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Shirley Horn On Piano Jazz

The vocalist brings her unmistakable contralto to a 1995 set that includes "Wouldn't It Be Lovely."

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Stanley Cowell On Piano Jazz

Hear the pianist perform his composition "Equipoise" for an NPR studio audience.

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Henry Mancini On Piano Jazz

In a 1985 session, the composer and pianist plays "Days Of Wine And Roses" and other favorites.

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John Pizzarelli On Piano Jazz

The guitarist and his brother Martin team up with Marian McPartland for "It's Only A Paper Moon."

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Dardanelle Hadley On Piano Jazz

In this Piano Jazz session from 1984, Hadley shows off her chops in "All The Things You Are."

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Mercer Ellington On Piano Jazz

In a 1994 session, Ellington joins Marian McPartland to discuss working for his famous father, Duke.

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