Official Jazz St. Louis Podcasts

JazzU Podcast #2 – Featuring Residency Artist, Byron Stripling

Phil Dunlap

In this second installment of the JazzU podcast, Director of Education, Phil Dunlap, rants about the importance of listening to jazz.  Then, upcoming Residency artist, Byron Stripling, joins Dunlap and JazzU instructor, Andy Ament, for …


Jazz St. Louis Residency Podcast #1 – An Interview with Sherman Irby

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/JazzUPodcast_Sherman-Irby.mp3|titles=JazzUPodcast_Sherman Irby] Director of Education Phil Dunlap and JazzU instructor Andy Ament sit down with saxophonist Sherman Irby to discuss his upcoming Jazz St. Louis Residency and performances at Jazz at the Bistro. Irby is one of …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #26 – An Interview with Russell Malone

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Russell_Malone.mp3|titles=Russell_Malone] One of the premier guitarists on the planet, Russell Malone sits down with Jazz St. Louis’ Bob Bennett to discuss his upcoming CD Release Party at the Bistro!  Malone reflects on the blues, his respect for all aspects of music …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #25 – An Interview with Marlena Shaw

Jazz St. Louis Podcast #25 - An Interview with Marlena Shaw

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/MarlenaShaw_Podcast.mp3|titles=Jazz St. Louis Podcast #25 – An Interview with Marlena Shaw] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #24 – An Interview with John Pizzarelli

Jazz St. Louis Podcast #24 - An Interview with John Pizzarelli

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/John-P-podcast-040710.mp3|titles=John Pizzarelli Podcast] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features St. …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #23 – An Interview with Dave Samuels

Jazz St. Louis Podcast #23 - An Interview with Dave Samuels

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/Dave-Samuels-Podcast-03-12-10.mp3|titles=Dave Samuels Podcast] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features Grammy …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #22 – An Interview with Alyssa Graham

Bob Bennett
Jazz St. Louis Podcast #22 - An Interview with Alyssa Graham

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Jazz-STL-Alicia-Grahm-Podcast-022510.mp3|titles=Alyssa Graham Podcast] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #21 – An Interview with Freddy Cole

Jazz St. Louis Podcast #21 - An Interview with Freddy Cole

[audio:https://jazzstl.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Freddie-Cole-Podcast-021110.mp3] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features legendary vocalist and …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #20 – An Interview with Lou Donaldson

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/Lou-Donaldson-01-26-10.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features legendary saxophonist Lou Donaldson with Jazz St. Louis’ Bob Bennett. “Sweet Papa Lou” returns …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #19 – An Interview with Vijay Iyer

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Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features pianist Vijay Iyer, with Jazz St. Louis’ executive director Gene Dobbs Bradford. Iyer makes …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #18 – An Interview with David King

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/Dave_King_122209.mp3] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features drummer and co-founder of The Bad Plus, David King, with Jazz St. Louis’ …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #17 – An Interview with Oliver Lake

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/Oliver_Lake_12_10_09.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features renowned saxophonist and St. Louis native Oliver Lake with Jazz St. Louis’ executive director …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #16 – An Interview With Christian McBride

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/Christian-McBride-podcast-10-27-2009.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are coming to Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features world renown bassist Christian McBride with Jazz St. Louis’ own Bob Bennett. McBride debuts …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #15 – An Interview With Stanley Jordan

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/Stanley-Jordan-Podcast-19-27-2009.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are appearing at Jazz at the Bistro. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features guitar virtuoso Stanley Jordan with Jazz St. Louis’ Executive Director Gene Dobbs Bradford. Jordan …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #14 – An Interview With Houston Person

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/JAZZSTL_HPERSON.mp3] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are part of Jazz St. Louis’ 2009-2010 Season. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features legendary saxophonist and St. Louis favorite Houston Person, interview by Jazz St. …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #13 – An Interview With Mulgrew Miller

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/Mulgrew-Miller-Interview-090909.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are part of Jazz St. Louis’ 2009-2010 Season. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features renowned pianist Mulgrew Miller, interviewed by Jazz St. Louis’ Director of Education Phil …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #12 – An Interview With Sonny Rollins

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/SONNY-ROLLINS.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that are part of Jazz St. Louis’ 2009-2010 Season. These interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our artist roster. This podcast features legendary saxophonist Sonny Rollins, interviewed by Jazz St. Louis’ Executive Director Gene Dobb…


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #11 – An Interview With Terence Blanchard

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-11-An-Interview-with-Terence-Blanchard.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcasts features Grammy Award-Winning trumpeter, composer and educator Terence Blanchard, interviewed by Jazz St. Louis …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #10 – An Interview with Dr. Lonnie Smith

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-10-An-Interview-with-Dr.-Lonnie-Smith.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcasts features jazz legend Dr. Lonnie Smith interviewed by Jazz St. Louis Director of Operations, …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #9 – An Interview with Ravi Coltrane

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-9-An-Interview-with-Ravi-Coltrane.mp3] Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. These podcasts feature “Blue Note Seven” saxophonist Ravi Coltrane discussing the tour and the Blue …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #8 – An Interview with Bill Charlap

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-8-An-Interview-with-Bill-Charlap.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features “Blue Note Seven” pianist Bill Charlap discussing the tour and the Blue Note …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #7 – An Interview with Dennis Owsley

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-7-An-Interview-with-Dennis-Owsley.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features Dennis Owsley discussing the 70th Anniversary of Blue Note Records.

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Jazz St. Louis Podcast #6 – An Interview with The Bad Plus

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-6-An-Interview-with-The-Bad-Plus.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features The Bad Plus.

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Jazz St. Louis Podcast #5 – An Interview with Poncho Sanchez

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-5-An-Interview-with-Poncho-Sanchez.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features Latin jazz artist Poncho Sanchez.

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Jazz St. Louis Podcast #4 – An Interview with Javon Jackson

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-4-An-Interview-with-Javon-Jackson.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features saxophonist Javon Jackson discussing his collaboration, “Swiss Movement Revisited” with soul-jazz legend Les …


Jazz St. Louis Podcast #3 – An Interview with Phil Dunlap

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-3-An-Interview-with-Phil-Dunlap.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. This podcast features Jazz St. Louis’ Director of Education, Phil Dunlap.

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Jazz St. Louis Podcast #2 – An Interview with Cedar Walton

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-2-An-Interview-with-Cedar-Walton.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. Cedar Walton discusses his early mentors, including Art Blakey.

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Jazz St. Louis Podcast #1 – An Interview with Tony DeSare

[audio:http://72.47.249.21/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/Jazz-St.-Louis-Podcast-1-An-Interview-with-Tony-DeSare.mp3]Take a few minutes to learn more about the artists that you’ll see at the Bistro! These brief interviews will give you insight into the interests and influences of our 2008-2009 season artist roster. The first artist in the series, Tony DeSare, shares his musical interests along with his experience …


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