Read Rudresh Mahanthappa: Bicultural Jazz, Ever Shifting
February 13, 2013 – The saxophonist and his quartet cross-pollinate Indian classical music and Captain Beefheart.
Watch Remembering Donald Byrd, Jazz Trumpeter Who Spanned Generations
February 11, 2013 – Byrd helped to develop hard bop jazz, and his funkier recordings shaped black pop music for years.
Listen Randy Weston On Piano Jazz
Watch Jaleel Shaw Quartet: Live In Concert WBGO
Watch Why J Dilla May Be Jazz's Latest Great Innovator
Read The Mix: 50 Great Jazz Vocals Jazz24
Listen Chris Potter Quartet: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
February 6, 2013 – The widely admired saxophonist has been reading Homer. Here, he presents an Odyssey-inspired suite. WBGO
Read When Your Grandfather Is The Greatest Living Jazz Drummer
February 6, 2013 – Marcus Gilmore, 25, is in high demand these days. So is his grandpa: jazz legend Roy Haynes.
Read Anat Cohen: Bringing The Clarinet To The World
Read Wayne Shorter On Jazz: 'How Do You Rehearse The Unknown?'
February 2, 2013 – The 79-year-old saxophonist and composer discusses his new album Without a Net.
Listen Bill Frisell On Piano Jazz
February 1, 2013 – The guitarist plays with expansiveness and a feel for the wide-open space between notes.
Read A 'Special Edition' Box Set Of Jack DeJohnette And Band
January 31, 2013 – A new four-CD box set highlights the music of the jazz keyboardist and drummer.
Read Remembering Butch Morris, The Man Who Conducted Improvisation
January 30, 2013 – With a wide variety of musicians, he pioneered a system of spontaneous arranging called Conduction.
Read A 1969 Bootleg Unearths Miles Davis' 'Lost' Quintet
January 30, 2013 – Live recordings capture a groundbreaking artist between two vastly different periods in his career.
Watch McCoy Tyner: Live At SFJAZZ
Watch Joe Lovano & Joshua Redman: Live At SFJAZZ
Listen David Virelles Continuum: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
January 30, 2013 – An elite pianist's personal vision refracts Afro-Cuban ritual through improvised music and poetry. WBGO
Read Butch Morris, Jazz Bandleader And Conductor, Dies
Read First Listen: Wayne Shorter, 'Without A Net'
Listen Bill Evans On Piano Jazz
January 25, 2013 – The usually quiet and reserved musical genius opens up about his approach and philosophy.
Listen SFJAZZ Center Opening Night: Live In Concert
Read The New SFJAZZ Center, As Seen By Its Musicians
Listen Jose James On Touring With McCoy Tyner
Read First Listen: Rudresh Mahanthappa, 'Gamak'