Don't miss JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Sunday at 7pm on WCLK following The Savannah Music Festival Live. This week's program is some great, evocative mainstream jazz from the Tootie Heath Trio and Matt Wilson's Arts and Crafts. For more information on JazzSet, click here.
Hear a Surround Sound remix of music from the Grammy-nominated album, in performance at the 2012 Newport Jazz Festival. Gretchen Parlato sings a song that Bill Evans arranged for Astrud Gilberto, while Truesdell chooses three additional pieces that have special meaning at Newport. JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater from NPR is heard exclusively on WCLK Sunday evenings at 7pm.
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Join Dee Dee Bridgewater on NPR's Jazz Set at 7pm Sunday for an evocative set recorded live at Monteray with the Gil Evans Orchestra and Terence Blanchard on trumpet playing the Miles Davis parts on classics from Porgy and Bess and Sketches of Spain. Delicious.
Gil Evans was born on May 13, 1912. In three collaborations in the late 1950s, he and his friend and Miles Davis steered their projects into a new era for jazz.
Jazz 91.9 FM WCLK is the NPR Jazz of The City. Join us Sunday at 7pm when Dee Dee Bridgewater presents...Dee Dee Bridgewater in a hot jazz and vocals set. Dee Dee Bridgewater is your host of this great program produced in part by our friends at WBGO.
Jazz 91.9 FM WCLK is the NPR Jazz of The City. Join us Sunday at 7pm when Kenny Barron and Dave Holland provide an amazing jazz soundtrack as you wind down your weekend. Dee Dee Bridgewater is your host of this great program produced in part by our friends at WBGO.