Bandleader Jon Batiste : Fresh Air Batiste is the bandleader of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.' He joins us from his home piano where he plays music he wrote for the Pixar movie 'Soul' and songs from his album 'We Are.' We'll also hear his rendition of 'The Star Spangled Banner' and the Black national anthem, "Lift Every Voice."

Bandleader Jon Batiste

Bandleader Jon Batiste

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1012189203/1012268804" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Batiste is the bandleader of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.' He joins us from his home piano where he plays music he wrote for the Pixar movie 'Soul' and songs from his album 'We Are.' We'll also hear his rendition of 'The Star Spangled Banner' and the Black national anthem, "Lift Every Voice."