Read Albert Murray, Writer And Co-Founder Of Jazz At Lincoln Center, Dies
August 19, 2013 – Duke Ellington once described the influential writer and critic as the "unsquarest person I know."
Watch From Cuba To America, Arturo Sandoval Is An Ambassador For Jazz
August 20, 2013 – The Cuban trumpet player discusses the legacy of jazz and his relationship with Dizzy Gillespie.
Watch 'Looking For The Next One' Reveals Underappreciated Sax Trio
August 20, 2013 – John Surman, Mike Osborne and Alan Skidmore could sound timeless, of and ahead of their time.
Read Marian McPartland, Jazz Pianist And NPR Host, Has Died
August 21, 2013 – For more than 40 years, she brought conversations with jazz greats to an audience of millions.
Read 'Beauty' On Orrin Evans' Block
Listen Jimmy Cobb: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
Listen Twilight World: Remembering Marian McPartland
Listen Branford Marsalis Quartet On JazzSet WBGO
Read Fresh Air Remembers 'Piano Jazz' Host Marian McPartland
August 23, 2013 – For more than 30 years, the jazz pianist hosted one of public radio's most beloved shows.
Listen Kenny Barron On Piano Jazz
Read What Albert Murray Taught Us About Jazz
Read How One Singer Made Four Debut Albums
Listen Christie Dashiell, Alfredo Rodriguez On JazzSet WBGO
Listen Dave Douglas On Piano Jazz
Read Jazz With A Jamaican Accent KMHD
Listen John Zorn: The Fresh Air Interview
Listen 'Miles Davis And Gil Evans: Still Ahead' On JazzSet WBGO
September 5, 2013 – Terence Blanchard plays Miles Davis' role with commitment and emotion in a set from Monterey. WBGO
Listen Chuck Mangione On Piano Jazz
Read First Listen: Gregory Porter, 'Liquid Spirit'
Read When Duke Flirted With The Queen
Read The Odd Jobs Of The Bad Plus' Dave King
Listen Dave King Trio: Live At The Village Vanguard WBGO
Read 'Singing Just To Me': Gregory Porter On Musical Inheritance
September 11, 2013 – The singer claims three main influences: his minister mother, his absentee father and Nat King Cole.
Listen They Drive At 55: The Monterey Jazz Anniversary Tour WBGO
September 12, 2013 – JazzSet catches the anniversary show featuring Christian McBride at the Kennedy Center. WBGO