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Drummer, percussionist, pianist and composer Jack DeJohnette

Our next guest will be Jack DeJohnette, 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. In fact, the list of jazz greats … Continue reading

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Interview: jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour and composer/arranger Dave Grusin

Grammy Award-winning jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour and Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer and arranger Dave Grusin have been making music together since the early 1970s, when Lee was a teenager, playing with Sergio Mendes and Brasil ’77. Both Lee and … Continue reading

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Academy Award-winning composer Dave Grusin (and jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour)

Our next guests are Grammy Award-winning jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour and  Grammy- and Academy Award-winning composer Dave Grusin, who composed the music for The Graduate. Dave told us that music industry rules at the time meant he had to re-record … Continue reading

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