Monthly Archives: May 2014

Jazz entertainer Dee Dee Bridgewater

My next guest is Dee Dee Bridgewater, who is not only a jazz singer who has won three Grammy Awards and performed with Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins and Dexter Gordon, but also a stage actress who won a Tony Award for … Continue reading

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Interview: bolero singer Mateo Stoneman

Mateo Stoneman is not your typical singer of boleros, traditional Spanish-language dance music that originated in Cuba in the late 19th century and are popular throughout much of Latin America.  For starters, Stoneman, who was born Matthew, not Mateo, is … Continue reading

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Interview: drummer, percussionist, pianist and composer Jack DeJohnette, Part 2

Jack DeJohnette is an American drummer, percussionist, pianist and composer who has worked with Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Bill Evans, Betty Carter and Stan Getz, among many, many others. He’s probably best known for his work as a member of the … Continue reading

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Interview: drummer, percussionist, pianist and composer Jack DeJohnette, Part 1

Jack DeJohnette is an American drummer, percussionist, pianist and composer who has worked with Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Bill Evans, Betty Carter and Stan Getz, among many, many others. He’s probably best known for his work as a member of the … Continue reading

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