During KPLU’s School of Jazz Week the Bellevue High School Jazz Combo performed with trombonist David Marriott in the KPLU Seattle Studios. Here they perform a version of “Syeeda’s Song Flute” which they recorded for the School of Jazz CD.
Pucky Pizzarelli visited Seattle to play a series of shows with Northwest gypsy jazz band Pearl Django. The studio session took place in the KPLU/Jazz24 Seattle studios.
Rachelle Ferrell performs live in the KPLU/Jazz24 Seattle studios. You can find the full audio at http://www.kplu.org/post/rachelle-ferrell-singing-her-way-higher-plane
Halie Loren performs “Happy Together” live at the Jazz24/KPLU Seattle Studios.
Pat Martino and James Carter: Tow Generations of Jazz Power. Pat Martino, Pat Bianchi, Carmen Intorre, and James Carter perform live in the Jazz24/KPLU Studios on October 11th, 2013.
Once again KPLU/Jazz24 welcomes Karrin Allyson into the Seattle studios for another great concert.
Martin Taylor performing live in the Jazz24/KPLU Seattle studios.
Though this was not guitarist John Scofield’s first stop into the KPLU Seattle studios this time he was joined John Medeski (piano), Billy Martin (drums), and Chris Wood (bass). As you will hear in this session, the group mixes jazz, funk and modern soul to create what host Abe Beeson called a groovy sound of [...]
You probably know “Birdland” by the group Weather Report well enough to sing along with the melody. What you may not know is the melody is being played on an electric bass by Jaco Pastorius, the subject of today’s discussion. About the time Jaco joined Weather Report in 1976, he also released a solo [...]
Justin Kauflin is a 23-year-old jazz pianist who is also one of the subjects of a new documentary film called Keep On Keepin’ On. The other subject of the film is Justin’s musical and spiritual mentor, jazz trumpet legend, Clark Terry. Kauflin has been a musician since childhood. He’s also been blind since age 11. [...]