jazz http://apr.org en Amina Figarova Sextet, Avishai Cohen's Triveni On JazzSet http://apr.org/post/amina-figarova-sextet-avishai-cohens-triveni-jazzset As a child in Azerbaijan, <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/18412644/amina-figarova">Amina Figarova</a> loved the piano at first sight. She would arrange all her dolls around her and play for them. "Nobody could stop me," she told an interviewer at <a href="http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=29779" target="_blank">All About Jazz</a>. "I would sit and play and play." Figarova studied classical music and heard jazz at home, especially <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15294441/herbie-hancock">Herbie Hancock</a>. Thu, 19 Jul 2012 21:48:30 +0000 editor 14867 at http://apr.org Amina Figarova Sextet, Avishai Cohen's Triveni On JazzSet Live At The 2012 Newport Jazz Festival http://apr.org/post/live-2012-newport-jazz-festival Since 1954, the Newport Jazz Festival has brought live music to seaside New England. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 17:48:28 +0000 Patrick JarenwattananonNational Public Radio 14261 at http://apr.org Live At The 2012 Newport Jazz Festival Bob Parlocha's Playlist http://apr.org/post/bob-parlochas-playlist <p><strong>Bob Parlocha&#39;s current playlist can be found at the Jazz Satellite Network at:</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.wfmt.com/main.taf?erube_fh=wttw&amp;wttw.submit.SimpSchedDay=1&amp;wttw.Channel=jsn">http://www.wfmt.com/main.taf?erube_fh=wttw&amp;wttw.submit.SimpSchedDay=1&amp;wttw.Channel=jsn</a></p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 19:11:59 +0000 WFMT 1206 at http://apr.org Bob Parlocha's Playlist Jazz Musician Cleve Eaton Reflects on His Music http://apr.org/post/jazz-musician-cleve-eaton-reflects-his-music <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53cfbc42613a1-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53cfbc42613a1-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53cfbc42613a1-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-839245.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa, Al – Once known as Count Basie's bassist, bass player Cleveland Eaton has been making his mark on the music industry for more than fifty years. The Fairfield native takes a look back at his musical career with reporter Alisa Beckwith-Ayilliath.</p> Tue, 26 May 2009 19:55:08 +0000 Alisa Beckwith 10131 at http://apr.org