Desert Island Discs: Camille Thurman on Bird

The National Jazz Museum Harlem New York, NY, United States

The fourth episode of our Charlie Parker Desert Island Disks listening series in 2020-2021 features selections chosen by saxophonist and vocalist Camille Thurman. This series is curated and hosted by journalist Ted Panken. Desert Island Discs: In the fall of 2015, the National Jazz Museum in Harlem debuted its version of Desert Island Discs. It’s

JD Allen – Who Owns This Culture?

The National Jazz Museum Harlem New York, NY, United States

The legacy of and audience for jazz culture relies on access to the music. The story of the music depends on who does the telling, how it’s told and who’s there to listen. Jazz’s lineage relies on education, equity and a community. JD Allen is an essential voice on jazz’s landscape for both his force

Desert Island Discs: Antonio Hart on Bird

The National Jazz Museum Harlem New York, NY, United States

The third episode of our Charlie Parker Desert Island Disks series in the 2020-2021 features selections chosen by alto saxophonist Antonio Hart, one of the most distinguished living practitioners of Parker’s instrument. Over the course of his three decades in the big leagues, Hart has recorded 8 albums as a leader, and many more as