Close up look at the lives and times of notable artists.
Celebrating A Creative Genius
Billy Strayhorn was an iconic, gifted, talented, creative genius. JazzArt at Lincoln Center is having a two-year celebration marking his 100th centennial. Read More »
Dee Dee Bridgewater
More Than "The Chick Singer"
Singers Dee Dee Bridgewater and Dianne Reeves and drummer Terri Lyne Carrington talk about being women in jazz.
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The Talented Miss C
Singer/television host China Moses (daughter of Dee Dee Bridgewater and actor Gilbert Moses) talks about her music. Listen to the Podcast »
The Abyssinian Mass: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
During the sermon section of The Abyssinian Mass, Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III welcomes congregants with a statement that is the underlying theme of the piece: "Everybody has a place in the house of God."
Unity in diversity under one supreme deity is the binding agent of The Abyssinian Mass, written in partnership with Harlem's historic Abyssinian Baptist Church by Pulitzer Prize-winning jazz musician, composer, and educator Wynton Marsalis.. Read More.
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
Sweet Soul Music Revival
Often referred to as neo-soul, retro-soul and soul revival, 70s and 80s soul is undergoing a renaissance. Spearheading this soulful resurgence is Brooklyn-based Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings. Read More.
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