July 2012

New Releases Tonight!

    Christian Scott  Tonight we'll be "Funkengruven"  with a 16 year old wunderkind who loves drivin' a B3, and then we will chill "Within a Song" with John Abercrombie  and Joe Lovano on a new ECM release.  Finally, Christian Scott, NOLA trumpeter has a new name and a hot new Mardi Gras Indian vibe on his latest project. Don't miss the fun tonight on the 9 O'clock special.  

Billy Taylor

Billy Taylor Pianist, composer and teacher Billy Taylor is known for his jazz TV and radio shows, but he is also a lengendary pianist.  As house pianist at Birdland in the 1940s he played with Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker and Miles Davis.  Hear Billy Taylor's music tonight on the 9 O'clock Special.