Stephen Kallao of NPR interviews NEA Jazz Master and 10-times Grammy winner, George Benson. On NPR’s World Cafe, the conversation covers Benson’s latest album “Walking to New Orleans”, a tribute to two rock and roll legends – Chuck Berry and Fats Domino.
Enjoy listening to this enlightening interview with the prominent jazz guitarist. George Benson discusses his early years and time with legends such as Miles Davis. Included are fantastic recordings from the new albums and significant moments in Benson’s jazz journey. With a fascinating background story on his mega-hit, This Masquerade.