Michael Brecker http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Jazz Giants For March and April http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-giants-march-and-april-0 <p>The Sunday, March 30 Jazz Unlimited show is “Jazz Giants for March and April.” &nbsp;These musicians are the ones who have changed the way we listen to jazz.&nbsp; They have set the styles.&nbsp; These musicians include Bix Beiderbecke, Harry Carney, Lionel Hampton, Nat “King” Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Gerry Mulligan, Carmen McRae, Eddie Lockjaw Davis, Larry Coryell, Thad Jones, Charles Mingus, Pee Wee Russell, Johnny Griffin, Red Norvo, Sarah Vaughan, Randy Weston, Billie Holiday, Jim Hall, George Adams, Paul Chambers, George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Charles Lloyd, Lennie Tristano, Charles To Sat, 29 Mar 2014 16:54:23 +0000 Dennis Owsley 34843 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Giants For March and April Jazz Giants For March And April http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-giants-march-and-april <p>On the March 31 Jazz Unlimited show, we will present jazz giants born in March and April.&nbsp; Some of the artists include Bix Beiderbecke, Billie Holiday, Lionel Hampton, Sarah Vaughan, Nat "King" Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Henderson, Pee Wee Russell, Carmen McRae and Michael Brecker.</p><p>Check out my photos of Michael Brecker, Brad Mehldau and John Pattitucci on the slide show.</p><p>Here is a video of Lionel Hampton (introduced by Patti Page) playing "Flying Home" in 1957.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 17:30:02 +0000 Dennis Owsley 24805 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Giants For March And April