Back it 2012, pianist Cyrus Chestnut came to KPLU and treated us to a live, solo piano studio session and a delightfully lively conversation. Recently, he did it again, only differently. Different songs and different stories with the same result as his earlier visit—a good time was had by all. You’ll love all the songs […]
Jazz pianist, composer and political activist Abdullah Ibrahim is a true citizen of the world. He was born and raised in South Africa and has since lived in many countries, spreading the messages of music and freedom wherever he is. In this rare and wonderful live studio session, Abdullah treats us to solo piano performances […]
Cory Weeds is a key member of the Vancouver B.C. jazz scene. The longtime owner of the Cellar jazz club is now focused on live jazz all around the city, including the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival (June 24 through July 3). He’s also one of Vancouver’s top sax players. His latest album, “This Happy […]
The Jamaican-born pianist, known for his rhythmic approach, joined Marian McPartland in 1991.