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Esperanza Spalding performs live for opbmusic.

Watch Esperanza Spalding: Song For A 'City Of Roses' opbmusic

February 23, 2013 – Watch Spalding and the Pacific Crest Jazz Orchestra perform a song inspired by Portland, Ore. opbmusic

Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Listen Dee Dee Bridgewater On Piano Jazz

February 22, 2013 – The host of NPR's JazzSet joins Marian McPartland for a set of Duke Ellington and Gershwin tunes.

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Jose James performs before a live audience for KCRW.

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February 20, 2013 – Watch the stylish jazz singer perform his funky single "Trouble" during a special concert in L.A. KCRW

George Duke.

Listen George Duke On Piano Jazz

February 15, 2013 – A pianist for Miles Davis and Frank Zappa, Duke plays "My Funny Valentine" with Marian McPartland.

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Randy Weston

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February 8, 2013 – The pianist and composer performs a set of tunes that incorporate his experiences in Morocco.

Bill Frisell.

Listen Bill Frisell On Piano Jazz

February 1, 2013 – The guitarist plays with expansiveness and a feel for the wide-open space between notes.

Bill Evans.

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January 25, 2013 – The usually quiet and reserved musical genius opens up about his approach and philosophy.

Chick Corea.

Listen Chick Corea On Piano Jazz

January 18, 2013 – Corea solos on "Monk's Mood" and joins Marian McPartland for an evocative version of "Spain."

Kurt Elling.

Listen Kurt Elling On Piano Jazz

January 11, 2013 – Elling brings his commanding, richly grained baritone voice to a session with Marian McPartland.

Milt Jackson.

Listen Milt Jackson On Piano Jazz

January 7, 2013 – The vibraphonist gets together with host Marian McPartland in his own standard, "Bags' Groove."

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Robert Glasper at KCRW

Watch KCRW Presents: Robert Glasper Experiment

December 29, 2012 – The group creates a jazz, soul and R&B sound as eclectic and different as it is cohesive and round.

John Lewis on the cover of his 1958 album The John Lewis Piano.

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December 28, 2012 – The founder of the Modern Jazz Quartet plays "Django" in an archival session from 1989.

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The New Standards recently performed "Snow Days" for The Current in Minneapolis.

Watch The New Standards: A Supergroup Celebrates 'Snow Days' KCMP

December 25, 2012 – Watch the Twin Cities trio perform the centerpiece to its annual holiday show for The Current. KCMP

Steve Kuhn.

Listen Steve Kuhn On Piano Jazz

December 14, 2012 – Kuhn has honed a unique style built on melodic variation and his ceaseless imagination.

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Dave Brubeck at the 32nd Kennedy Center Honors.

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December 7, 2012 – The legendary pianist and host Marian McPartland duet in "Just You, Just Me" in this 1997 session.

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