Milford Graves Full Mantis

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Jazz on the Tube’s Ken McCarthy discusses the work of drummer/percussionist/healer/martial artist/philosopher Milford Graves with Jake Meginsky, maker of the documentary “Milford Graves Full Mantis.”

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West Side Story Reimagined

Interview with Bobby Sanabria

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What do you get when you combine Broadway’s most complex score from one of America’s greatest and most jazz-friendly composers with some of New York’s finest musicians and most imaginative arrangers playing for one of the world’s hippest jazz orchestras?

“West Side Story Reimagined” by Bobby Sanabria’s Multiverse Big Band.

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Highlights of our first 50 programs

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The Jazz on the Tube podcast just hit an important milestone. We did our 50th program last week. This week’s program reviews some of the highlights of the last 50 shows. It’s time to take a breather… While we’re taking a break, you can do two things.

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Judy Carmichael – Jazz Inspired

Interview with Judy Carmichael

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Part One of our conversation with Judy Carmichael

Pianist, singer, song writer, author, producer – and host of the best jazz interview show on the radio (and the Internet): Jazz Inspired.

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Al Jackson – Telling the truth about Louis Armstrong

Interview with Al Jackson

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