Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz Each week, NPR's award-winning program showcases both acclaimed artists and up-and-coming performers as they share music and memories.

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Veronica Nunn On Piano Jazz

Hear the jazz singer demonstrate her soulful technique in this 2008 episode hosted by Marian McPartland.

Veronica Nunn On Piano Jazz

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Ernie Andrews On Piano Jazz

Hear the vocalist bring his own special mix of energy, drama and humor to this 1998 episode with host Marian McPartland.

Ernie Andrews On Piano Jazz

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Lee Konitz On Piano Jazz

The alto saxophonist stops by to present a master class in improvisation on the standards with host Marian McPartland.

Lee Konitz On Piano Jazz

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Patrice Rushen On Piano Jazz

Hear the songwriter and master keyboardist perform with host Marian McPartland on this 1987 episode.

Patrice Rushen On Piano Jazz

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Lenore Raphael On Piano Jazz

Hear the award-winning pianist and vocalist's take on tunes like "I'm Old Fashioned," and a duet with host Marian McPartland on "Blue Monk."

Lenore Raphael On Piano Jazz

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Daniela Schaechter On Piano Jazz

The Sicilian jazz pianist performs her own tune "Dark Blue," and host Marian McPartland joins in for Cole Porter's "I Love You."

Daniela Schaechter On Piano Jazz

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Patti Bown On Piano Jazz

Hear the pianist in the Quincy Jones Orchestra join host Marian McPartland for some swinging music and a discussion about the role of women in jazz.

Patti Bown

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Willie Nelson And Jackie King On Piano Jazz

Hear the country-music legend and the late jazz guitarist perform a 2002 session with Marian McPartland.

Willie Nelson and Jackie King on Piano Jazz

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Gerald Wiggins On Piano Jazz

Remember the late piano master with a 1992 performance and conversation with host Marian McPartland.

Gerald Wiggins On Piano Jazz

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Sandy Stewart And Bill Charlap On Piano Jazz

Hear the cabaret singer and her pianist son bring a rare combination of swing and sophistication to a session with host Marian McPartland.

Sandy Stewart And Bill Charlap On Piano Jazz

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