In 1993, Kitt and McPartland perform a stirring version of “God Bless the Child” and wind up the hour with the seductively swinging “You’d Be So Nice to Come to Home To.”
Yes, in this live solo studio session, British jazz superstar Jamie Cullum does, indeed, play the entire piano. In ‘Please Don’t Stop The Music,’ he plays the keyboard with one hand while beating out a rhythm on the piano’s cabinet with the other. As you might guess from that, a studio session with […]
A hugely talented performer who also collaborates and composes at an astonishing rate, the saxophonist returned to New York recently for three different sets with three of his many different bands.
Since the mid-1970s, Marcia Ball has been doing her part to turn the world into a party with her blues and boogie-woogie piano playing and singing, so we were overjoyed to welcome her back to the KPLU performance studio. Sure enough, she turned it into a party. Again. As she told KPLU’s Abe Beeson, she […]
Celebrated jazz saxophonist Zane Musa died Monday in Florida, at the young age of 36, according to news reports. Musa’s cause of death was not known, but trumpeter Arturo Sandoval, in a tweet, said Musa had been involved in a “terrible accident”: I’m so sad and devastated about a terrible accident of my dear friend […]