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As Jazz Fest Looks At 50, What Keeps It Alive?

Having cycled through a full generation of performers (not to mention audience), how does the grandpa of festival ...


Lenore Raphael On Piano Jazz

Hear the award-winning pianist and vocalist’s take on tunes like “I’m Old Fashioned,” and a duet with host ...


Preservation Hall Jazz Band On World Cafe

The ambassadors of the French Quarter paid a visit to our studios in Philadelphia for a live session.


Guest DJ Randy Newman

In this 2008 interview Randy Newman talks about his musical family, how Ray Charles has influenced his work ...