Read 27 Years Ago, Keith Jarrett Was A One-Man Band
Read Ben Allison: Leading A Stellar Band Far Beyond The World
December 1, 2013 – Jazz bassist and composer Ben Allison discusses his new album, The Stars Look Very Different Today.
Read Bringing Jazz On Walkabout: Jon Batiste And Stay Human
December 1, 2013 – The pianist, a member of a Louisiana musical dynasty, performs live with his freewheeling band.
Listen Eddie Gomez On Piano Jazz
Listen Jason Moran On JazzSet WBGO
Watch Drummer Chico Hamilton, West Coast Jazz Pioneer, Dies
November 26, 2013 – A linchpin of "cool" jazz, especially with his own '50s and '60s bands, he was 92.
Read Esperanza Spalding: Guantanamo Doesn't Represent 'Our America'
November 22, 2013 – The Grammy-winning musician tells NPR why she felt compelled to speak up about the detention center.
Listen Kenny Werner On Piano Jazz
Listen Highlights From The Umbria Jazz Festival On JazzSet WBGO
November 21, 2013 – Hear a science-fiction tale and a bandoneonist, recorded live at the 40-year-old Italian festival. WBGO
Read First Listen: Thelonious Monk, 'Paris 1969'
Watch A Young Brit Takes On The American Songbook
Read 'Something That Is Very Real For Me': Ted Nash Completes His 'Chakra'
November 16, 2013 – The jazz composer embarked on a spiritual journey and created a record steeped in Hindu beliefs.
Listen Robert Glasper On Piano Jazz
Listen Amir ElSaffar And Two Rivers On JazzSet WBGO
Listen Peter Bernstein, Larry Goldings, Bill Stewart: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
November 13, 2013 – The tasteful jazz organ trio has played together for nearly 25 years. Hear a live concert. WBGO