Nate Chinen

Nate Chinen appears in the following:

Crate Digging With Christian McBride: The History Of Latin Bass

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Hear the Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra in 2006, with four virtuoso bassists: Rubén Rodríguez, Charnett Moffett, the late Andy González, and the mighty Cachao, two years before his death.

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Swinging The Clouds Away: Jazz Takes Over Sesame Street

Friday, October 23, 2020

On this show, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis invite the Sesame Street gang onstage. Plus, trombonist Joe Fielder's Open Sesame share rare songs from the Sesame songbook.

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NEA Announces Its 2021 Jazz Masters

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Four luminaries – Henry Threadgill, Terri Lynne Carrington, Jimmy "Tootie" Heath and Phil Schaap – will be inducted in a ceremony scheduled, virtually, for next spring.

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Toshinori Kondo, Trailblazing Modern Trumpeter, Dies At 71

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

From the '80s on, Kondo stood with a new generation of free-form players, collaborating with a long list of fellow iconoclasts.

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Bird Lives! A Charlie Parker Centennial, With Strings Attached

Friday, August 28, 2020

Charlie Parker with Strings was the most commercially successful project of his all-too-brief career. We'll examine the backstory and hear rare selections from the collaboration.

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Stream The 2020 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert From SFJAZZ

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Performances and speeches honor this year's NEA Jazz Masters award recipients, including Dorthaan Kirk, Roscoe Mitchell, Reggie Workman and Bobby McFerrin. Watch on Thursday, Aug. 20 at 8 p.m. ET.

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Steve Grossman, Saxophonist And Post-Coltrane Leading Light, Dead At 69

Monday, August 17, 2020

One of Grossman's earliest recording credits comes from his time in Miles Davis' band, a high-water mark he maintained through the decades. "He was the best of all of us."

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Micah Thomas Is A Jazz Pianist With A Lot Of Runway

Monday, August 10, 2020

A recent graduate of Juilliard, pianist Micah Thomas has made some serious waves this season with his debut album, Tide, and several prominent sideman gigs.

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Helen Jones Woods, Groundbreaking Female Trombonist, Has Died From COVID-19

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Woods played in the International Sweethearts of Rhythm, a history-making all-female big band. She was 96.

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Helen Jones Woods, Groundbreaking Female Trombonist, Has Died From COVID-19

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Woods played in the International Sweethearts of Rhythm, a history-making all-female big band. She was 96.

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The Modern All-Stars: A Newport Jazz Festival Special

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Hear a power hour of all-stars with some of the best sets to come out of the modern era of the Newport Jazz Festival, featuring Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove, Cécile McLorin Salvant and more.

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The Stars Shine: A Newport Jazz Festival Special

Friday, July 24, 2020

Hear historic music from the Newport Jazz Festival, hand-picked by Christian McBride. Tune in to rare sets from Ray Charles, Cannonball Adderley, Sarah Vaughan, Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong.

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Composer Maria Schneider Returns, With A Reckoning, On 'Data Lords'

Friday, July 24, 2020

After collaborating with David Bowie in 2014, the multiple Grammy-winning composer found her artistic process had been recombobulated a bit — much like our ever-more digital world.

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The Golden Age: A Newport Jazz Festival Special

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Hear an unforgettable lineup of music from the Newport Jazz Festival, hand-picked by Christian McBride. Check out rare sets from the Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet, Dave Brubeck and Horace Silver.

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Watch Party: The Joshua Redman Quartet's 'RoundAgain' Reunion Concert

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Before Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride and Brian Blade recorded their new studio album, RoundAgain, they recorded this special hour-long concert video.

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Inspired By Injustice, Wynton Marsalis Reflects On His Music

Thursday, July 02, 2020

Host Christian McBride and trumpeter/composer Wynton Marsalis reflect on Marsalis' studio recordings that address injustices and speak about the role music plays in speaking truth to power.

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Freddy Cole, Distinguished Jazz Art And Unassuming Vocalist, Dead At 88

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Freddy Cole died on Saturday at his home in Atlanta. With his charming, easeful baritone and a crisp, efficient touch at the piano, Cole carved out a professional career of more than 65 years.

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We Insist: A Century Of Black Music Against State Violence

Friday, June 26, 2020

These songs take on some of the ugliest stories in our history and reflect the commitment of Black musicians to telling the truth of how Black people have been wronged, and survived, and fought back.

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A Previously Unreleased Thelonious Monk Concert Is Coming Next Month

Friday, June 19, 2020

In 1968, a teenager convinced Thelonious Monk to play a concert at his high school to ease racial tensions in his community. More than 50 years later, it's been rediscovered and remastered.

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Brad Mehldau And His Piano Outline The Resolve (And Yes, The Anxiety) Of Our Moment

Friday, June 12, 2020

With his new collection Suite: April 2020, the celebrated pianist subtly captures the curvature of this historic era.

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