Mark Schramm appears in the following:
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Today's alto man renews a classic, Charlie Parker With Strings, at the Kennedy Center.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
The president has opted for an open-ended air campaign to fight the Islamic State. A look at what it will take to make the plan work and the risks that could cause it to fail.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Palmieri plays the whole piano, and he's not shy about throwing an elbow or forearm to get the effect he needs.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
The trio presents Monk's Dream: Fifty Years Fresh at the KC Jazz Club with Gary Smulyan.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Held each summer in the lovely hillside country of Westchester County, the Caramoor Jazz Festival is in a rolling woods, 40 miles northeast of New York City. Hear Dee Dee Bridgewater lead her quintet.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Loueke is one of the most distinctive artists on the world-music scene. Loueke gets African-style rhythms going, tapping on his guitar and using his effects pedals at the Kennedy Center.
Thursday, March 06, 2014
At the Kennedy Center Jazz Club, the trio plays everything from bebop classics to Cole Porter and Thelonious Monk. Mulgrew's take on the timeless ballad "My Foolish Heart" is unforgettable.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
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, February 06, 2014
Composer and pianist Jason Moran ushers in his era as Artistic Advisor for Jazz at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., with this performance, captured by JazzSet in honor of Black History Month.
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 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, 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.