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  • Randy Weston, NYPL jazz oral history

    Randy Weston, NYPL jazz oral history

    A beautiful statement on the language of music by an extraordinary musician and human being. You may need to crank the volume up on this. 10426 views
  • Jason Moran on Thelonious Monk

    Jason Moran on Thelonious Monk

    Jason Moran is one of the brightest original young voices in jazz. On this WNYC taping, he discusses Monk and plays an incredible version of Crepuscul... 6782 views
  • Benny Powell Meets Count Basie

    Benny Powell Meets Count Basie

    This is a well-produced piece on Benny Powell and how he hooked up with the Basie band for a dozen years. Benny’s voice is interspersed with a Basie t... 6413 views
  • Abbey Lincoln NYPL jazz oral history

    Abbey Lincoln NYPL jazz oral history

    Never one to mince words, Abbey Lincoln sets the record straight on history’s portrayal of Billie Holiday. 7719 views
  • Anthony Braxton on Woody Shaw

    Anthony Braxton on Woody Shaw

    A lovely and insightful firsthand tribute to Woody Shaw by Anthony Braxton. 6173 views
  • Pharoah Sanders - Interview

    Pharoah Sanders - Interview

    A wonderful interview with Pharoah Sanders about himself as a person and a musician and about his years with John Coltrane all set against the backdro... 7858 views
  • Joe Pass Interview

    Joe Pass Interview

    Fascinating comments from a brilliant guitarist that go a long way to explaining his genius and the results that he gets. 7778 views
  • John Hammond – Interview segment with Gilbert Seldes

    John Hammond – Interview segment with Gilbert Seldes

    John Hammond, the record producer who helped guide the early careers of Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Teddy Wilson, Bob Dylan, Aretha Fr... 6786 views
  • Joe Lovano Master Class

    Joe Lovano Master Class

    Eight minute of fascinating advice and vignettes from Joe Lovano during a 2008 master class. 6448 views
  • Sonny Rollins Talks About Tenor Madness

    Sonny Rollins Talks About Tenor Madness

    Rollins talks about the one time that he and John Coltrane recorded together, creating a now classic album.

    At the 1966 Titans Of The Tenors concer... 6988 views