Simon Rentner

Simon Rentner appears in the following:

Toast Of The Nation 2022

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Ring in the New Year with music from the Quinteto Astor Piazzolla, Brandee Younger, Cory Henry, Keyon Harrold, and Louis Cole.

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Leni and Mike Stern: Alone Together Duets

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Guitar heroes Mike and Leni Stern offer copious amounts of joy and West African vibes from their Manhattan apartment.

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Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn perform a duet from their home in Nashville.

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Alone Together: Jazz Couples (Stuck) at Home

Friday, February 12, 2021

Over the past year, we caught up with jazz couples to get a behind-the-curtain look at life during quarantine, alone together.

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Michela Marino Lerman And Russell Hall: Alone Together Duets

Friday, June 19, 2020

Tap dancer Michela Marino Lerman and bassist Russell Hall rattle our senses with a performance evoking the soundscapes of protests taking place in cities across America.

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Camille Thurman And Darrell Green: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Saxophonist Camille Thurman and drummer Darrell Green "Stand Tall" in their Alone Together Duet.

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Nduduzo Makhathini And Omagugu Makhathini: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Watch Blue Note recording artist Nduduzo Makhathini and vocalist Omagugu Makhathini perform a healing duet from their home in South Africa.

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Fabian Almazan And Linda May Han Oh: Alone Together Duets

Friday, May 22, 2020

Fabian Almazan and Linda May Han Oh serenade us with a piano and bass duet from their Harlem, N.Y., apartment.

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Dezron Douglas And Brandee Younger: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

For Jazz Night in America's Alone Together Duets series, harpist Brandee Younger and bassist Dezron Douglas perform "Toilet Paper Romance" from their living room in East Harlem, N.Y.

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Regina Carter And Alvester Garnett: Alone Together Duets

Friday, May 15, 2020

Watch violinist Regina Carter and drummer Alvester Garnett perform a duet from their home in New Jersey.

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Rachel Eckroth And Tim Lefebvre: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Tim Lefebvre and Rachel Eckroth are an enigmatic couple who elude genre. Watch them perform a stripped-down duet from their LA home.

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Thana Alexa And Antonio Sanchez: Alone Together Duets

Friday, May 08, 2020

Vocalist Thana Alexa and drummer Antonio Sánchez perform "ONA" while quarantined in their home studio in Queens, N.Y., for Jazz Night in America's Alone Together Duets series.

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José James And Taali: Alone Together Duets

Tuesday, May 05, 2020

Musical couple José James and Taali perform the song "I Found A Love" while quarantined in their New York City apartment, in the first of a new series of videos from Jazz Night in America.

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The South African Songbook: Jazz Musicians Who Stayed During Apartheid

Thursday, December 19, 2019

We celebrate 25 Years of democracy in South Africa by focusing on the trailblazers that stayed during the brutal era of apartheid, featuring Herbie Tsoaeli and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.

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The Artistic Duality Of Drummer Mark Guiliana

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Explore two sides of Mark Guiliana's creative brain, with two different sounding bands, from two hemispheres of the globe: The Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet from Amsterdam and Beat Music from Brooklyn.

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Mark de Clive-Lowe Takes Risks To Unlock His Creativity

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Pianist and electronic DJ Mark de Clive-Lowe turns his mistakes into art by sampling his bandmates live in the moment.

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The Legacy Of The Jazz Epistles, South Africa's Short-Lived But Historic Group

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Hugh Masekela and Abdullah Ibrahim, two of the biggest stars to emerge from South Africa, achieved success independently. But the two are cosmically linked by a single 1960 recording session.

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130 Bands In Five Days: Highlights From Winter Jazzfest NYC 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

The annual jazz festival features so many bands on so many stages that we asked a few writers (and a photographer) to highlight some of this year's best moments.

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5 Musicians Pick Their Favorite Herbie Hancock Recordings

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

He's never been afraid to tap the current musical zeitgeist — and has reached new listeners each time. Ron Carter, Lionel Loueke, Flying Lotus and others share tracks by their friend.

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Herbie Hancock On His Next Album, Flying Lotus And Jupiter's Satellite

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Next week the great pianist presents a new lineup in concert. As he sees it, he's borrowing from the techniques of young cutting-edge musicians — who were themselves preceded by Miles Davis.

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