Patrick Jarenwattananon

Patrick Jarenwattananon appears in the following:

Songs We Love: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra, 'Afrique (Take 3, Vocal)'

Friday, July 10, 2015

Even in his 70s, the Maestro was always on the lookout for new sounds. This previously unreleased track, courtesy of a German recording engineer, shows that Ellington wasn't afraid to experiment.


Help Us Make An Exquisite Corpse In New York City

Monday, June 15, 2015

Join NPR Music, Make Music New York and musicians from Jazz at Lincoln Center for an open improvisation amid the ghosts of jazz royalty. Bring your instrument to Woodlawn Cemetery on Sunday, June 21.


Songs We Love: Miles Davis Quintet, 'Gingerbread Boy' (Live At Newport)

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Hear a newly unearthed recording of the Miles Davis Quintet from the 1967 Newport Jazz Festival.


All Songs +1: 'Epic' Jazz From Kamasi Washington

Friday, May 22, 2015

For this week's All Songs +1 podcast, Patrick Jarenwattananon swings by to discuss jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington and his new album, The Epic.


Bruce Lundvall, Jazz Record Executive, Has Died

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The longtime president of Blue Note Records, a lifelong jazz fan, signed artists such as Norah Jones, Joe Henderson and Robert Glasper. He died of complications due to Parkinson's Disease. He was 79.


Songs We Love: Anat Cohen, 'Putty Boy Strut'

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The Israeli-born jazz clarinetist brings new life to a Flying Lotus jam. The latter's bleeps and synths are translated to acoustic instruments in a way that brings out the warmth in both environments.


Vijay Iyer Trio: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, May 04, 2015

Fueled by a dozen years of rhythmic interaction (and a lot of espresso), Iyer's working band transforms selections from throughout the pianist's deep and varied catalog.


First Listen: Kamasi Washington, 'The Epic'

Sunday, April 26, 2015

A versatile sideman serves as leader, filling a three-disc, nearly three-hour album with dozens of players, new ideas and transformed old ones. The title is justified.


Ingrid Jensen And Steve Treseler Play Kenny Wheeler

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The late, distinctively melodic jazz trumpeter and composer Kenny Wheeler was quietly influential to generations of musicians. From the Pacific Northwest, two acolytes reimagine his catalog.


The Best Of Jazz Night In America, Season One (So Far)

Thursday, March 19, 2015

From huge auditoriums to tiny basements, living legends to rising stars, watch highlights of the webcast, featuring Wynton Marsalis, Pedrito Martinez, Robert Glasper, Johnny O'Neal and Lou Donaldson.


Behind The SFJAZZ Collective's Original Approach To Joe Henderson

Thursday, March 19, 2015

For this season, each member of the all-star octet representing the San Francisco jazz institution wrote a new piece for the band, and rearranged a work by a saxophone master.


SFJAZZ Collective Plays Joe Henderson And More

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

This year, the octet has chosen to salute a tenor sax titan and a long-time San Francisco resident. It plays re-arrangements of Henderson classics along with new original pieces live in concert.


How To Turn A One-Man Band Into A 10-Piece Orchestra

Thursday, March 05, 2015

When trumpeter and composer/arranger Steven Bernstein started working with the virtuoso pianist Henry Butler, certain unique ideas — "Henryisms" — came to the fore.


First Listen: Matthew E. White, 'Fresh Blood'

Sunday, March 01, 2015

He wanted to be the behind-the-scenes guy, not the star. But backed by strings, choirs, horns and the house band of his own label, White made a second album that isn't different — just better.


Anat Cohen & Choro Aventuroso At Jazz At Lincoln Center

Thursday, February 26, 2015

She comes from Israel, lives in the U.S. and has a deep affinity for Brazilian music — especially the improvisatory instrumental music known as choro. The clarinetist leads a new quartet in concert.


Marcus Roberts And The Modern Jazz Generation At Jazz At Lincoln Center

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The pianist rose to prominence as a gifted performer, becoming a mentor and tutor to many. Some of his students are now in his new band, which performs early classics and a new suite written for them.


Jason Moran And The Bandwagon At The Kennedy Center

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

"This is our house," says the artistic director for jazz at the Kennedy Center, introducing his long-running trio. The pianist plays the music of Fats Waller and other surprises.


Introducing The Reginald Cyntje Group: Who Are These Guys?

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

"I feel that in a band situation, you should have a really deep connection between the members," says the trombonist, whose Washington, D.C.-area bandmates connect on and off the bandstand.


Reginald Cyntje Group At Bohemian Caverns

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

The Washington, D.C. area trombonist and composer plays jazz with an island accent, where hard bop vocabulary meets Caribbean rhythms. He previews his next album, Spiritual Awakening, in concert.


A David Murray Double Bill

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The monstrously talented and astoundingly prolific tenor saxophonist returned to New York this winter to present a four-clarinet summit and a new trio with Geri Allen and Terri Lyne Carrington.