Listen Matt Munisteri On 'Song Travels'
Read Bebo Valdés, Giant Of Cuban Music, Is Dead
Listen Tom Harrell's 'Colors Of A Dream': Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
March 27, 2013 – The jazz trumpeter, 66, is as busy as ever. Here, he presents new music for a piano-less band. WBGO
Listen Shirley Scott On Piano Jazz
Read The Women In Charge Of The Band WFIU
Read Stefon Harris: Are There Mistakes In Jazz?
Watch Bridging Arabic And Western Music With An Unusual Instrument
March 31, 2013 – Ibrahim Maalouf's four-valve trumpet plays "blue notes" common to jazz and Middle Eastern styles.
Watch Chick Corea And SFJAZZ Collective: Live At SFJAZZ
Listen Mose Allison On Piano Jazz
Watch How Norway Funds A Thriving Jazz Scene
Read The Creators Of Jazz Appreciation Month Start Celebrating
April 9, 2013 – Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez and pianist Randy Weston donated items to the Smithsonian.
Listen Jeff Ballard Fairgrounds: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
April 10, 2013 – With his ever-changing Fairgrounds band, a top drummer gets to mix and match his favorite musicians. WBGO
Read Earl Hines: Big Bands And Beyond On A New Box Set
Listen Laurence Hobgood On Piano Jazz
Listen Eddie Palmieri On Piano Jazz
Read South By South Africa: 5 Jazz Acts From The Rainbow Nation WBGO
April 16, 2013 – The Cape Town International Jazz Festival, one of Africa's largest, featured all five of these acts. WBGO
Read How Taxes And Moving Changed The Sound Of Jazz
Read Jazz Great Hugh Masekela, Fresh Because He's Fascinated
April 17, 2013 – The South African trumpeter says at age 74, "I feel like I'm just beginning."
Read Jazz Salutes Its Disc Jockeys Jazz24
Listen Esperanza Spalding On Piano Jazz
April 19, 2013 – The bassist and singer brings her grooving bass lines and neo-soul vocals to Piano Jazz.
Read Tito Puente: 90 Years Of Getting People To Dance
Read First Listen: Darcy James Argue's Secret Society, 'Brooklyn Babylon'
April 21, 2013 – In a future metropolis, one man's ambition abuts his loyalty. An ultramodern big band keeps score.
Read First Listen: Colin Stetson, 'New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light'
April 21, 2013 – The saxophonist uses circular breathing to craft muscular soundscapes that bulge and roar ominously.
Watch Omar Sosa & Paolo Fresu: Tiny Desk Concert