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Grant Jackson

Grant Jackson appears in the following:

Christian McBride On Piano Jazz

Friday, August 22, 2014

On this program from 2001, the bassist takes center stage to discuss his favorite gigs and jam with host Marian McPartland in "Billie's Bounce" and "Midnight Sun."

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Dianne Reeves On Piano Jazz

Friday, March 28, 2014

On this episode of Piano Jazz, host Marian McPartland accompanies Reeves in "Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise" and "Million Dollar Secret."

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Mary Lou Williams On Piano Jazz

Friday, March 07, 2014

Host Marian McPartland talks to her longtime friend and idol on the first episode, recorded in 1978 with Williams and bassist Ronnie Boykins.

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Alice Coltrane On Piano Jazz

Friday, February 28, 2014

Coltrane performs her own "Transfiguration" and joins host Marian McPartland in "Giant Steps."

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John Dankworth On Piano Jazz

Friday, February 21, 2014

Piano Jazz remembers the musician, composer, arranger and band leader with this 1998 session, recorded before an audience at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.

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Jim Hall On Piano Jazz

Friday, January 24, 2014

The innovative guitarist plays "Blue Monk" with host Marian McPartland in a session from 2003.

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Marian McPartland's Hickory House Trio On Piano Jazz

Friday, January 17, 2014

In the 1950s, New York's Hickory House was known for its sizzling steaks and a swinging jazz trio led by a young female pianist with a British accent and a God-given touch. McPartland, along with bassist Joe Morello and drummer Bill Crow, held court at the Hickory House for more than a decade.

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Marian McPartland On Piano Jazz, Part Two

Friday, January 10, 2014

McPartland and guest host Elvis Costello stroll down memory lane as she discusses her favorite moments from more than 700 episodes of Piano Jazz. Costello serenades McPartland with a moving version of "P.S. I Love You" and introduces a new song, "You Hung the Moon."

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Marian McPartland On Piano Jazz, Part One

Friday, January 03, 2014

The tables are turned, as McPartland sits at the guest bench to discuss her life as a performer and as the host of Piano Jazz. She reminisces about moments from the program's early days; then, guest host Elvis Costello sings as McPartland plays "Our Love Is Here to Stay."

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Let It Snow: The Piano Jazz Holiday Show

Friday, December 20, 2013

Marian McPartland and her guests from seasons past, present and future share favorite memories and unique musical performances of Christmas classics and original holiday tunes.

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Ellen Seeling On Piano Jazz

Friday, December 06, 2013

Saxophonist Jean Fineberg and drummer Allison Miller join the trumpeter in a 2006 session.

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Carli Muñoz On Piano Jazz

Friday, November 01, 2013

The pianist and club owner plays Cole Porter's "So in Love" with host Marian McPartland in 2006.

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Dr. Billy Taylor On Piano Jazz

Friday, October 25, 2013

On this 2007 program, recorded before a live audience at the John F. Kennedy Center, Taylor performs his tunes "In Loving Memory" and "If You Really Are Concerned."

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Chuck Mangione On Piano Jazz

Friday, September 06, 2013

Mangione and bassist Gary Mazzaroppi team up with host Marian McPartland to perform dynamic trio work in a session from 1999. The set includes Mangione's famous tune "Feels So Good," as well as a few beloved standards.

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Dave Douglas On Piano Jazz

Friday, August 30, 2013

The boundary-pushing trumpeter plays Mary Lou Williams tunes with Marian McPartland in 2000.

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Kenny Barron On Piano Jazz

Friday, August 23, 2013

The pianist performs "Clouds" and pairs with host Marian McPartland for "How Deep Is The Ocean?" in 2003.

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Lee Konitz On Piano Jazz

Friday, August 16, 2013

The alto saxophonist stops by to present a master class in improvisation on the standards.

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Boz Scaggs On Piano Jazz

Monday, August 05, 2013

The singer-songwriter and guitarist plays a couple of Gershwin tunes with host Marian McPartland.

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Lalo Schifrin On Piano Jazz

Friday, July 19, 2013

The composer behind the Mission: Impossible theme plays a set spanning Stravinsky and Gillespie.

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John Bunch On Piano Jazz

Friday, July 12, 2013

Bunch learned to arrange for big bands while held captive in a German POW camp during WWII. After returning stateside, he worked with the likes of Woody Herman, Gene Krupa and Benny Goodman, and was Tony Bennett's pianist for a number of years. Bunch died earlier this year, so Piano Jazz remembers him with this 1991 session.

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