By 1966 the Monterey Jazz Festival was an established institution—but the decade’s winds of change were already starting to blow from the festival’s stage.
A playlist and some programs for America's national holiday.
Night Lights offers up a free-spirited, pop-culture-alluding Fourth of July jazz tribute.
Help Night Lights make its online fund-drive goal this year! Any and all contributions make a difference. Afterwards, enjoy a historic Sonny Rollins solo.
A hard-swinging big band paired with a jazz legend in the making.
In the 1960s Chick Corea made a name for himself by playing with artists such as Blue Mitchell, Herbie Mann, and Stan Getz, and recording a stunning trio date.
From Brooklyn to Africa and back again, Randy Weston has made his mark as a composer.
Programs for the holiday of personal and public remembrance.
A convergence of grief, memory and music for Memorial Day.
More jazz with a Western theme, this time from Grant Green, Dexter Gordon, Ornette Coleman, and others.