The Jazz Session

The Jazz Session


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The Jazz Session #574: John Hollenbeck
November 10, 2021

John Hollenbeck is a drummer and percussionist possessed of a playful versatility and a virtuosic wit. Whether charting new territory with his long-standing Claudia Quintet or bringing to life popular

The Jazz Session #573: Artemis (Renee Rosnes, Allison Miller, Ingrid Jensen)
November 03, 2021

Named for the Olympian goddess of the hunt and the wild, Artemis is a superlative sextet, an international affair, with members hailing from the U.S., Canada, Israel and Japan. The all-star group feat

The Jazz Session #572: Remy Le Boeuf
October 27, 2021

Remy Le Boeuf is a Grammy-nominated composer and saxophonist whose music is rooted in the jazz tradition while drawing on various influences, ranging from contemporary classical sounds to indie rock e

The Jazz Session #571: Maria Schneider
October 20, 2021

Maria Schneider is a multiple Grammy Award winner and a recent Pulitzer Prize finalist in Music for her 2020 double album “Data Lords.” She was last a guest on The Jazz Session a decade ago and to thi

The Jazz Session #570: Mandisi Dyantyis
October 13, 2021

Mandisi Dyantyis is a South African trumpeter and vocalist hailing from Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth) in the Eastern Cape. I should be impartial and journalistic in my description of all my guest

The Jazz Session #569: Kate McGarry & Keith Ganz
October 06, 2021

Kate McGarry and Keith Ganz are partners both in life and music. The musical result of such a kinship is incredibly rich and rare and spans many albums. Their latest record, “What To Wear In The Dark”

The Insider #1: Publicist Lydia Liebman
September 30, 2021

Lydia Liebman is the founder and president of Lydia Liebman Promotions, a leading PR agency based in NYC, with additional operations in London. Her current roster includes artists like the Baylor Proj

The Jazz Session #568: Lars Danielsson
September 29, 2021

Lars Danielsson is a stalwart of the Swedish jazz scene, capturing the very best of Nordic jazz and beyond in his compositions. The double bassist and cellist-he’s equally prodigious on both instrumen

The Jazz Session #567: Miho Hazama
September 22, 2021

Grammy-nominated composer, Miho Hazama is one of the most promising and talented composers/arrangers of her generation. Miho developed her signature jazz chamber orchestra “m_unit” while still a gradu

The Jazz Session #566: Terence Blanchard
September 15, 2021

Terence Blanchard is one of jazz’s most esteemed trumpeters and defies expectations by creating a spectrum of artistic pursuits. He’s a twice-Oscar nominated film composers, and a two-time opera compo