The Canadian jazz multi-instrumentalist performs in the NPR Music offices with some of the top young women musicians in Cuba.
The prolific pianist was still in his teens when he joined Marian McPartland for this 2001 session.
The eminent pianist was the guest of honor at this year’s Panama Jazz Festival. His quintet performs, and host Christian McBride speaks with the great musician.
Trumpeter Kenny Rampton launched his career on the road with the great performer. At Jazz at Lincoln Center, he presents Ray’s music in the most authentic way he can.