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Get To Know London’s Thriving Jazz Scene (By Way Of Austin, Texas)

Players like Moses Boyd, Shabaka Hutchings and Sarathy Korwar drive London’s jazz scene forward with sounds from around ...


Carmen Cavallaro On Piano Jazz

The pianist’s tender style created an ideal atmosphere for romantics everywhere. In this 1989 session, he solos on ...


Radical Grooves And Hometown Heroes: Cuba’s Lasting Jazz Legacy

As Havana prepares to host this year’s International Jazz Day celebration, Jazz Night In America‘s Christian McBride shares ...


Esperanza Spalding On Piano Jazz

The bassist and singer performs “Prelude To A Kiss” with Marian McPartland in a 2008 session.