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Sketches Of Tain: Music And Stories From Drummer Jeff 'Tain' Watts

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Christian McBride heads out to Pa. for a hang with drummer/composer Jeff Tain Watts, talking Pittsburgh and diving into the stories of Tain's time with both Wynton and Branford Marsalis.


Don't Forget The Timeless Soundtrack To Los Angeles' 1984 Summer Games

Friday, July 23, 2021

The official soundtrack to "Los Angeles 1984" featured Quincy Jones and Giorgio Moroder, and remains as slick and deliciously dramatic as the old games' host city.


'The Big Blind': Kurt Elling's Jazz Radio Drama In 1950s Chicago

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Guest host and vocalist Kurt Elling steps into the bustling world of 'The Big Blind,' a Windy City-set jazz radio drama, with selections from the world premiere 2019 performance at Rose Theater.


Chick Corea: Back In Boston

Thursday, February 18, 2021

The legendary pianist has lived many lives as a musician, from post-bop wunderkind to free-jazz maverick to fusion explorer to chamber-jazz eminence.


A Fine Romance: Jazz & Valentine's Day

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Celebrate Valentine's Day with classic songs of love from a 2018 Jazz at Lincoln Center concert, featuring vocalists Brianna Thomas, Vuyo Sotashe and an all-star big band.


Crate Digging With Christian McBride: Joe Zawinul And 50 Years Of Weather Report

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Hear an electric fusion set from keyboardist Joe Zawinul and The Zawinul Syndicate in concert from 2006. We also celebrate 50 years of Weather Report with co-founder Wayne Shorter and other alumni.


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.


Stream These Virtual Events To Celebrate International Jazz Day On April 30

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

On April 30, the global jazz community will celebrate International Jazz Day with an expert panel and a global concert featuring pianist Lang Lang, bassist Marcus Miller and more.


'Smile' With A Performance By Pianist Monty Alexander And Bassist Ray Brown

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Hear a concert with pianist Monty Alexander and bassist Ray Brown from 2000. Host Christian McBride picks his favorite songs from the gig that puts both musicians' joy and camaraderie on full display.


Gregory Porter: Personal Stories For Universal Songs

Friday, September 20, 2019

Host Christian McBride chats with singer-songwriter Gregory Porter about his journey as an ascendent talent.


Good Gracious! Words Of Wisdom And Soulful Reflection From 'Sweet Papa' Lou Donaldson

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Host Christian McBride sits down with saxophonist Lou Donaldson to talk about Lou's life as a performer, his thoughts on jazz today and how hip-hop brought new ears to his music.