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Paul De Barros and Andrea Feeser

Sunday, December 29, 2013 - 9:00pm

Tonight on Inquiry, we speak with jazz journalist and writer Paul De Barros about his new thorough and thoroughly enjoyable biography Shall We Play That One Together? The Life And Art Of Jazz Piano Legend Marian McPartland. Tune in and learn about Marion’s early years in England, how she met Jimmy, her hot and heavy affair with her drummer Joe Morello and how Piano Jazz began.

Big Band Holidays

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 6:00pm

No one throws a holiday party like Jazz At Lincoln Center!  Wynton Marsalis leads an all-star lineup through a Yuletide romp.  The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is joined by vocalists René Marie and Gregory Porter for a New Orleans style holiday treatment of I'll Be Home for Christmas, Winter Wonderland and We Three Kings. Wendell Pierce hosts.

Brazilian Nights: Leny Andrade with Paquito D'Rivera

Monday, December 23, 2013 - 6:00pm

New York Times writer Stephen Holden calls her "both the Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald of bossa nova."  Vocalist Leny Andrade embodies the spirit of jazz with the soul of her native Brazil. Andrade is inspired and accompanied by reedman and friend Paquito D'Rivera through bossa nova, sambas and choros including Manha de Carnival, Batida Diferente and Ceu e Mar. Wendell Pierce hosts.

Ken Steiner w/Real Cool Cats (Rockabilly, Rock 'n roll)

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/20/2013 - 20:00

Lest We Forget: The 7th Annual Folk Revival Memorial Tribute

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 7:00pm

Our 7th Annual Tribute Show commemorating those artists who passed away in the last year, with special guest co-host Beth DeSombre.

Boxing Day Broadsides

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 7:00pm

Some old favorites to soothe the post-holiday jangles, a few new tracks from CDs only recently arrived at the station, and more music from the immortal Phil Ochs.

Home for the Holidays

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 7:00pm

Four hours of holiday songs spun from WICN’s wide-ranging CD collection by host Nick Noble. Also telling tribute to the late great Phil Ochs on his 73rd birthday, in anticipation of next week’s show.

Bill Charlap Part Two

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 6:00pm

Part Two: Pianist Bill Charlap discusses the influence his musician parents have had on his jazz and his continuing love for the Great American Standards.

Bill Charlap Part One

Tuesday, December 24, 2013 - 6:00pm

Pianist Bill Charlap discusses the influence his musician parents have had on his jazz and his continuing love for the Great American Standards.


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