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Carla Cook | The Way You Look Tonight

“For me, if I like the music, can hear an arrangement and can improvise and use all the elements of what I’ve learned over the years to be jazz, I do it,” So, yeah, Marvin Gaye gets to be on my CD, and yes it’s a jazz record. 11 more words

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S THEME (6.27.15) #jazz #jazzradio #jazzsingers

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This week is the season finale of Turntable For One, so how much of a hint do you need? You’ll want to be there because I’ll be handing out summer listening assignments and I’ll also let you know what I’ll be doing during my 7-week summer hiatus.  61 more words

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Sara Serpa + André Matos | Song For A Sister

“With André Matos, I feel we are both coming from the same place, meaning we have the same background; history and we play a lot together. 108 more words

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S THEME (6.20.15) #jazz #jazzradio #jazzvocals

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For Mother’s Day, I only played singers who were also mothers. Guess what I’m going to do for Father’s Day. Can’t wait for Groundhog Day, too.  78 more words

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Gregory Porter | Be Good

[…]  “But my process is really the theme, the melody, and then sometimes the bass line. Sometimes it’ll all come to me at once. And I have my phone at the ready, or my voice recorder, or a paper and pen, and I try to get it down. 104 more words

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S SHOW (6.13.15) #jazz #jazzradio #jazzsingers

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Sure, let all those other radio and television shows try to sell you the Greatest Hits of the the 50s or the 60s or the Best of The Big Band Era or the hit of Engelbert Humperdinck (available on cassette only). 119 more words

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Robert Glasper Experiment: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Out  of curiosity, we check this NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert – Robert Glasper, keyboards, Derrick Hodge, bass, Mark Colenburg, drums, and Marsha Ambrosius, voice make it impossible to stop watching it. 27 more words

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