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Shirley Scott On Piano Jazz

The Queen of the Organ solos on "Skylark" and joins host Marian McPartland on "In a Mellow Tone."

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Song Travels

Matt Munisteri On 'Song Travels'

Munisteri and Michael Feinstein share tunes that, while forsaken by the past, are easy to remember.

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Diana Krall On Piano Jazz

When this episode of Piano Jazz was recorded in 2006, Krall was seven and a half months pregnant.

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Linda Ronstadt On Piano Jazz

The genre-spanning vocalist sticks to jazz standards like "Lush Life" in this session.

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Kevin Eubanks On Piano Jazz

The former Tonight Show bandleader joins Marian McPartland for Cole Porter and Sonny Rollins tunes.

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World Cafe

The Bryan Ferry Orchestra On World Cafe

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The innovative Roxy Music frontman re-imagines some of his classic songs as 1920s-style jazz.

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Dee Dee Bridgewater On Piano Jazz

The host of NPR's JazzSet joins Marian McPartland for a set of Duke Ellington and Gershwin tunes.

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