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Hank Jones was one of Marian McPartland's first guests on Piano Jazz in 1979.

Listen Hank Jones On Piano Jazz

August 6, 2010 – We remember the late pianist's long legacy with a 2009 session on Piano Jazz.


Renee Rosnes and Bill Charlap

Listen Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes Duet In 'Double Portrait'

June 27, 2010 – Double Portrait revisits classics from the American songbook, Brazilian music and jazz standards.


Listen Stars Celebrate 30 Years Of Piano Jazz: Set III

October 23, 2009 – The anniversary concert featured offerings by Randy Weston, Karrin Allyson, Cedar Walton and more.


Listen Stars Celebrate 30 Years Of Piano Jazz: Set I

October 9, 2009 – Kurt Elling and many others showed up at at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola to celebrate a jazz institution.


Blue Note 7

Listen The Blue Note 7 On JazzSet WBGO

September 23, 2010 – Hear the close harmonies and burning-down-the-house highlights of the all-star supergroup's show. WBGO


Renee Rosnes and Bill Charlap.

Read Bill Charlap And Renee Rosnes On Piano Jazz

April 13, 2012 – The jazz pianists' recent marriage is a perfect excuse for a trio edition of Piano Jazz.


Pianist Horace Silver recorded a number of classic albums for Blue Note, including Song for My Father and The Jody Grind.

Listen Blue Note Records Celebrates 70 Years Of Jazz

January 6, 2009 – To honor the milestone, pianist Bill Charlap has chosen five of his favorite Blue Note songs.


Listen Bill Charlap Trio: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO

October 8, 2008 – The celebrated pianist and his trio are famous for a warmly familiar treatment of jazz standards. WBGO


The Village Vanguard, 1976.

Read Peak Performances from the Village Vanguard WBGO

May 5, 2008 – Hear five notable glimpses into the world's most famous jazz joint. WBGO

Listen Mother-Son Duo Makes Perfect Harmony

May 13, 2007 – Pianist Bill Charlap and his mother, singer Sandy Stewart, show their easy harmony on a jazz album.


Listen Tony Bennett Polishes 'San Francisco' Gem

December 1, 2006 – We go inside the studio with singer Tony Bennett as he re-records his signature song.


Listen Jazz at Lincoln Center Gala

October 18, 2004 – One Family of Jazz event opens Jazz at Lincoln Center in its new Manhattan home.

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