A preview of upcoming conversations and improvisations with Marian McPartland and the brightest stars from the world of jazz.
Thursday - May 23, 2013 at 12:01 am
With his Flecktones, Béla Fleck has expanded the banjo repertoire far beyond bluegrass and folk music, and is a regular collaborator with jazz players including Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, and Jean-Luc Ponty. On this session Fleck joins McPartland and bassist Gary Mazzaroppi for trio renditions of "In Walked Bud," "All The Things You Are," and "Polka Dots and Moonbeams."
About Marian McPartland
Jazz legend Marian McPartland continues to showcase the world's top musicians on NPR's longest-running and most widely carried jazz program, Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz.