June 1st, 2023 | 45 mins 36 secs
collaboration, conversations, harp, hip-hop, interviews, jazz, newmusicbox, r&b, soundlives
Brandee Younger has carved out a very unlikely music career for herself, a classically-trained harpist who went from making her jazz debut over a decade ago to being an in-demand leader and collaborator in a wide range of musical genres.
May 16th, 2022 | 57 mins 36 secs
central park five, composer conversation, jazz, newmusicbox, opera, pulitzer winners, social justice, soundlives, x
Anthony Davis uses jazz, classical, and many other styles in operas dealing with major historic events or important social concerns.
November 3rd, 2021 | 53 mins 46 secs
composer conversations, drums, gender equity, jazz, mentoring, newmusicbox, percussion, soundlives
NEA Jazz Master and three-time Grammy Award-winner Terri Lyne Carrington was practically born into jazz, but she is not a traditionalist.