Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz
Feb 28, 2014 — Coltrane performs her own "Transfiguration" and joins host Marian McPartland in "Giant Steps."
Feb 21, 2014 — Piano Jazz remembers the musician, composer, arranger and band leader with this 1998 session, recorded before an audience at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.
Feb 14, 2014 — The then-16-year-old jazz phenom sings "All the Things You Are" and plays "Round Midnight" in a 2008 session with Marian McPartland.
Feb 7, 2014 — In 1980, the pianist plays his tune "N.P.S." and duets with host Marian McPartland in "Lover Man."
Jan 31, 2014 — In a program from 1987, Hancock solos on "Dolphin Dance" and then improvises with Marian McPartland.
Jan 24, 2014 — The innovative guitarist plays "Blue Monk" with host Marian McPartland in a session from 2003.
Jan 17, 2014 — In the 1950s, New York's Hickory House was known for its sizzling steaks and a swinging jazz trio led by a young female pianist with a British accent and a God-given touch. McPartland, along with bassist Joe Morello and drummer Bill Crow, held court at the Hickory House for more than a decade.
Jan 10, 2014 — McPartland and guest host Elvis Costello stroll down memory lane as she discusses her favorite moments from more than 700 episodes of Piano Jazz. Costello serenades McPartland with a moving version of "P.S. I Love You" and introduces a new song, "You Hung the Moon."
Jan 3, 2014 — The tables are turned, as McPartland sits at the guest bench to discuss her life as a performer and as the host of Piano Jazz. She reminisces about moments from the program's early days; then, guest host Elvis Costello sings as McPartland plays "Our Love Is Here to Stay."
Dec 27, 2013 — Wilson is a bandleader dedicated to the infinite possibilities of jazz. Hear a 2006 session.