Reimagining Brubeck

The late pianist Dave Brubeck left jazz with a large body of compositions. Hear how his iconic music was rearranged by members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.

To Miles, From Wayne

In the late 1960s, saxophonist Wayne Shorter wrote a series of pieces for trumpeter Miles Davis and orchestra. They were never recorded — until Wallace Roney played them at the Detroit Jazz Festival.

The Case Of The Stolen Stradivarius

Milwaukee Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond was carrying his rare Stradivarius violin out to the parking lot after a show when he was suddenly attacked. The violin, worth millions, was stolen.

Benny Green On Piano Jazz

The pianist brings his swinging style and musical sensitivity to tunes such as “What Are You Doing With The Rest Of Your Life?” and “You Make Me Feel So Young” in a 2003 session.

Miguel Zenón’s ‘Identities Are Changeable’

The Puerto Rican alto saxophonist and composer’s new album explores national identity through spoken word and music. He brings that music to life at the Newport Jazz Festival, joined by his big band.