Reggie Workman – NEA Jazz Master

This was an incredible chance to sit down with a living legend of music: Reggie Workman. Reggie will be celebrated at the the 2020 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute concert tonight. Watch here In 1961, Workman joined the John Coltrane Quartet, replacing Steve Davis. He was present for the saxophonist’s Live at the Village Vanguard sessions, and […]

McCoy Tyner – Podcast 314

The world just learned of the passing of the legend McCoy Tyner, who changed the course of jazz piano.  He’s most well known for his work in John Coltrane’s classic quartet, where his propulsive, hypnotic rhythms, melodicism, and harmonic sophistication was a vital part of the groundwork which allowed the entire group to leave the […]