Sidney Bechet was one the most influential soprano saxophonists in jazz.
This is a re-post of an earlier Jazz Treasury Podcast featuring one of the most influential jazz guitarists of all time.
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Take a trip to New Orleans and learn about the evolution of Jazz from it's roots.
Learn more about Duke Ellington's life and music. This is a re-broadcast. Continue listening to The Jazz Treasury for all new episodes beginning in October.
This is a rebroadcast of The very first Episode of the Jazz Treasury Podcast.
All new episodes will begin once again in October.
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Part II Rebroadcast of this episode featuring jazz guitarists such as Barney Kessell and Django Reinhardt.
All new episodes of The Jazz Treasury will be coming in October!
A rebroadcast of some of the great early guitarists in Jazz are featured.
New episodes of the Jazz Treasury will be posted starting in October.
Hear Jazz greats like Dinah Washington, Peggy Lee, and Lena Horn.
One of the most influential jazz guitarists of all time, Django Reinhardt, the King of Gypsy Swing.
Learn about the man and the music of Cab Calloway.
A snapshot of the great cornet player Bix Beiderbecke.
Louis Jordan made the blues jump and brought a good-time feeling to jazz. He was widely influential in pointing the way to Rhythm & Blues and Rock n' Roll!
Learn about the man and the music of Nat King Cole in the 1940s. He was much more than just a great singer, he was also a great leader and pianist.
Learn about the life and early musical career of a jazz legend, Count Basie.
Listen to and learn about the early years of Benny Goodman who defied a destiny of poverty to become the first great international star of jazz.
A glimpse into the life and music of The First Lady of Jazz, Ella Fitzgerald.
Learn about one of the architects of the swing era!
Learn about the life and early music of the great jazz trumpeter, Dizzy Gillespie.
A brief history of Lady Day, Billie Holiday and her music.