Hear a first glimpse of new symphonic works by jazz musicians, including pieces by Nicole Mitchell, Jacob Sacks, Rufus Reid, Erica Lindsay, Marianne Trudel, Adam Jenkins, Harris Eisenstadt and Mark Helias.
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The veteran New York City roots-rock singer recently released his first record in 15 years, The King of In Between. Hear Jeffreys perform songs from the album live at noon ET, as part of WXPN's Live Fridays concert series.
Garland Jeffreys In Concert
Florence And The Machine live at The Wiltern in Los Angeles.
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The jazz pianist isn't yet 30, but he's quickly built a reputation for quality. Versatility, too: He'll play solo (improvisations on Bach's Goldberg Variations), in duets (with saxophonist Noah Preminger) and with his trio in a live concert webcast.
The Mark Turner quartet at the Village Vanguard. L-R: David Virelles, Turner, Ben Street, Paul Motian.
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Known primarily for his harmonica, the legendary session musician is all over Nashville's classic recordings. A West Virginia native, he leads a band called the WV Super Pickers through a rollicking performance.
Bill Kirchen cemented his status as a guitar legend with his work on Commander Cody's version of "Hot Rod Lincoln." The singer-guitarist has bountiful solo material, and his latest is called Word to the Wise. He brings his honky-tonk swagger to Mountain Stage.
Canadian songwriter Fred Eaglesmith performs on Mountain Stage.
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Formerly of the Desert Rose Band and Hellecasters, Jorgenson specializes in the hot club sounds of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. He brings his quintet to perform its "gypsy jazz" on Mountain Stage.