Mark Schramm appears in the following:
Thursday, September 12, 2013
The Monterey Jazz Festival is celebrating 55 years of swinging with a coastal California vibe. An all-star sextet is crossing the country, advancing the festival's mission: to create and support jazz education and performance programs. JazzSet has highlights from the Kennedy Center.
Thursday, August 01, 2013
Rosnes and Charlap — who begin their set with "Never Will I Marry," even though they're a married couple themselves — just finished a six-concert season of Jazz in July at the 92Y in New York City. Hear the two-piano duo make a "unique sound that is the sum of both of us" at the Kennedy Center.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Held each summer in the lovely hillside country of Westchester County, the Caramoor Jazz Festival is in a rolling woods, about 40 miles northeast of New York City. Hear Dee Dee Bridgewater lead her quintet in a set of tunes by Billie Holiday, Mongo Santamaria and the Gershwins.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
The 2012 Caramoor Jazz Festival presents everything from young artists making their marks to established stars still shining bright. We highlight both with the quietly affecting singer Gretchen Parlato and the distinctive hard bop band The Cookers.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
JazzSet celebrates the 70th birthday of NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron with new duets featuring bassist Dave Holland at the Kennedy Center's Family Theater. Plus, hear a solo Barron set from the Caramoor Jazz Festival.
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Palmieri plays the whole piano, and he's not shy about throwing an elbow or forearm to get the effect he needs. As a 2013 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, the piano original plays The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Join a sold-out crowd at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater in Washington, D.C., to experience the piano artistry of a true jazz genius, Kenny Barron. The performance was recorded live on Oct. 2, 2009.
Thursday, June 02, 2011
Michael Wolff says he approaches the piano like a saxophone, to combine his "physical impulsiveness [to put] a certain energy into the musical ideas." Highlighting this set at the KC Jazz Club in Washington, D.C., is "Joe's Strut," for Wolff's dear friend Joe Zawinul.