Patrick Jarenwattananon, former writer for NPR Music’s A Blog Supreme, joins us to talk about the most memorable jazz artists to appear at the Tiny Desk.
The self-described “accidental brass quartet” swims comfortably in jazz, classical and pop music. Watch the band evoke a rollicking Parisian street scene and the calm beauty of the San Juan Islands.
The Bulgarian-born film composer and concert pianist performs original music in a 1995 session.
The latest album from the Brooklyn-based Balkan party band is a rearrangement of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn’s Far East Suite.