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NEA JAZZ MASTER ARTIE SHAW WAS ABOUT THE BUSINESS OF PLAYING HIS CLARINET. BUT HE NEVER REALLY CARED MUCH ABOUT THE BUSINESS SIDE OF MUSIC.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 30, 2009
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 6
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ARTIE SHAW WAS ONE OF THE MOST INNOVATIVE AND OUTRAGEOUS FIGURES IN JAZZ. HE ONCE WROTE AN EPITAPH FOR HIMSELF WHICH READ, HE DID THE BEST HE COU...

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 30, 2009
  • Length: 01:29
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA JAZZ MASTER MARIAN MCPARTLAND WAS A BIG FAN OF CLARINET AND SAX PLAYER, SIDNEY BECHET.

Bought by WUSF, KMUW, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM and more


  • Added: Oct 30, 2009
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 7
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IN 1956, 2007 NEA JAZZ MASTER PHIL WOODS TOOK A SEAT IN THE RENOWNED DIZZY GILLESPIE BIG BAND. IT WAS THE BEGINNING OF A LONG FRIENDSHIP, WITH GI...

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KCSM, KVSC, KBEM and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 6
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NEA Jazz Master Phil Woods explains that great jazz artists never lose their curiosity.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KCSM, KVSC, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 03, 2009
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 6
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NEA Jazz Master Ramsey Lewis remembers Joe Glaser getting his band a gig at Birdland.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KMUW, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 13, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA Jazz Master Ramsey Lewis Discusses how gospel music influenced him and his style of music.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 13, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 6
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How to think about, and change, a common problem.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2009
  • Length: 03:10
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Jimmy Cobb discusses joining The Miles Davis Sextet and his first gig.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KMUW, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Jimmy Cobb discusses his decision on moving from Washington, DC to New York City.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Jimmy Cobb on how the drummer defines the band and his approach to drumming.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, Delmarva Public Radio, KOSU and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 6
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George Benson describes how he got a recording contract when he was nine years old.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, Delmarva Public Radio, and KOSU


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Apr 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Overcrowded schools mean sixth grade in a mobile unit, seventh grade at a highschool.

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network and WXLV-FM


  • Added: Mar 06, 2006
  • Length: 03:04
  • Purchases: 2
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How does society justify abundant private wealth?

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2005
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2