Listen Matt Wilson's Arts And Crafts: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
September 5, 2012 – A colorful drummer who proudly deploys his goofy joy, Wilson leads a long-running band in concert. WBGO
Read The Strange Story Of The Man Behind 'Strange Fruit'
September 5, 2012 – Years later, the writer of the iconic Billie Holiday song was tied to another event in U.S. history.
Read The Drummer Who Blows Bubbles At Gigs
Read Antibalas On World Cafe WXPN
Read Miguel Zenon And Laurent Coq Play 'Hopscotch'
Read A Work Song For Labor Day
Read Luciana Souza: From Bossa Nova To Chet Baker
Read Cassandra Wilson On World Cafe
Read Around The Jazz Internet: Aug. 31, 2012
Read Cole Porter Scores An Interracial Couple's Highs And Lows
August 30, 2012 – A listener explains how one of her parents' favorite songs became a fitting symbol of their romance.
Read Detroit's Jazz 'Patriarch' Improvised A Teaching Career
August 29, 2012 – A big profile of trumpeter Marcus Belgrave emphasizes how he nurtured Detroit's jazz stars.
Read Could Thelonious Monk Win The Jazz Competition Named After Him?
August 28, 2012 – A debate on the nature of music contests, and a vision of a future beyond them.
Read Ben Powell: In The Footsteps Of Jazz Fiddle Royalty WBUR
August 27, 2012 – The young Berklee-trained violinist dedicates his new album to the late legend Stephane Grappelli. WBUR
Watch Renaud Garcia-Fons: Tiny Desk Concert