log in
Follow Us

Join our mailing list to receive news, updates, announcements.

live webcasts

Radio Shows

Listen to Jazz at Lincoln Center's radio shows, including new episodes of Jazz Night in America, which explores the best music and stories in jazz in weekly radio episodes as well as video shorts and video concerts. The program is coproduced by NPR Music, WBGO, and Jazz at Lincoln Center and hosted by Christian McBride.

Continue scrolling down for archival recordings from Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio.

Title JALC Radio - Stand-Up For Jazz
Season 14, Episode 28
Airdate 04/05/2007
Description Punch lines meet brass lines: comedian Bill Cosby joins Nancy Wilson, Wynton Marsalis, and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra for a night of stories, humor, and music. Song stylist Nancy Wilson delicately renders "Someone To Watch Over Me," "All of Me," and "A Foggy Day." Cosby remembers his childhood and Ray Charles. Plus Mary Lou Williams' "Froggy Bottom." Drum roll please!
Hosted by Wynton Marsalis

Title JALC Radio - James Carter And Craig Taborn
Season 14, Episode 24
Airdate 03/08/2007
Description Behold the highest levels of virtuosity when explosive instrumentalists - James Carter (saxophones) and Craig Taborn (piano) - exchange ideas in intimate duets at the Stanley Kaplan Penthouse. Hear Carter's jaw-dropping acrobatics on Don Byas' "1944 Stomp," Oscar Petiford's "Tricotism," and Billy Strayhorn's "A Flower Is A Lonesome Thing."
Hosted by Wynton Marsalis

Title JALC Radio - Wynton Marsalis & Friends: Armstrong's Hot Fives
Season 14, Episode 22
Airdate 02/22/2007
Description Select veterans from Jazz at Lincoln Center's Orchestra - Wycliffe Gordon, Victor Goines, Walter Blanding Jr. - recreate Louis Armstrong's revolutionary recordings from the 1920's. Marsalis' inspired soloing channels the greatness of his New Orlean's predecessor on "Cornet Chop Suey," "Fireworks," and "St. James Infirmary." 19-year-old pianist Jonathan Batiste astounds the audience with his traditional stride technique.
Hosted by Wynton Marsalis

Title JALC Radio - Monk's Solo Mood
Season 14, Episode 42
Airdate 01/25/2007
Description Guitarist Doug Wamble, trombonist Steve Turre, alto saxophonist Gary Bartz, and pipa player Min Xiao Fen. Four superb instrumentalists face Monk's music -- solo.
Hosted by Wynton Marsalis

Title JALC Radio - Jason Moran
Season 14, Episode 5
Airdate 10/26/2006
Description Hear Jason Moran roam free in two settings, first in duet with alto saxophonist Greg Osby, then with his blues-infected quartet, Bandwagon.
Hosted by Ed Bradley

Title JALC Radio - Hilton Ruiz
Season 14, Episode 3
Airdate 10/12/2006
Description A solo concert by the piano master in the Kaplan Penthouse in 2003.
Hosted by Ed Bradley

Title JALC Radio - Louis Hayes Quintet
Season 13, Episode 52
Airdate 09/21/2006
Description Louis Hayes' sense of rhythm has been the choice of the jazz elite - Cannonball Adderely, Oscar Peterson and Woody Shaw all sought his irresistible swing. At the Stanley Kaplan Penthouse, he heads his own quintet with Eric Alexander on saxophone, Peter Bernstein on guitar, Richard Wyands on piano, and John Weber on the bass.
Hosted by Ed Bradley

Title JALC Radio - Miguel Poveda With Giovanni Hidalgo
Season 13, Episode 49
Airdate 08/31/2006
Description Rising Flamenco star Miguel Poveda sings passionate poems by Catalan authors. Master conguero Giovanni Hidalgo and flamenco guitarist Juan Gómez Chicuelo join to unleash the Gypsy soul.
Hosted by Ed Bradley