For more than 30 years, Marian McPartland brought us illuminating visits with artists from the jazz world and beyond. These hours of music and conversation form a rich broadcast legacy only Marian could have created. It's an invaluable archive we sample from every Saturday evening on WUSF, your NPR station.
Piano Jazz With Marian Mcpartland
Sunday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
This week on Piano Jazz With Marian Mcpartland
Cyrus Chestnut's first public performance was in his family's Baptist church in Baltimore, at age 7, and the church has continued to inform his sound as one of the most soulful and swinging pianists of his generation. We'll hear Marian McPartland and Cyrus Chestnut in an hour of music and conversation this Sunday at 8, on Piano Jazz, with music of Ellington, Cole Porter, and an original by Cyrus called 'Elegant Flower.'