Category Archives: Music

The clips I played during the Dee Dee Bridgewater interview

The clips I played during my interview with Dee Dee Bridgewater (but there is much, much more music out there!). Part 1: 1. “God Bless the Child” (from “Eleanora Fagan”) 2. “I’m a Fool to Want You” (from “Keeping Tradition”) 3. … Continue reading

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Interview: Jazz entertainer Dee Dee Bridgewater

Dee Dee Bridgewater 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 her performance in The Wiz … Continue reading

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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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The clips I played during the Peter Yarrow interview

The clips I played during my interview with Peter Yarrow. Part 1: 1. “Blowin’ in the Wind” (from “Never Give Up”) 2. “Light One Candle” (from “Never Give Up”) 3. “Beautiful City” (from “Never Give Up”) Part 2: 1. “Take Off Your … Continue reading

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Interview, Peter Yarrow, part 1

  Like a Brazilian football player, folk musician Peter Yarrow is best known by only one name. He’s the “Peter” in Peter, Paul and Mary, one of the iconic music groups of the 1960s, whose songs sold millions of copies … Continue reading

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