Hear WGBH Jazz Host Eric Jackson talk with Ken Schaphorst, Chair of Jazz Studies and Improvisation Department at the New England Conservatory of Music, and NEC alumnae Ayn Inserto, now teaching Jazz at Berklee School of Music.
They discuss NEC's longlasting Jazz program and a recent tribute to the late Bob Brookmeyer, longtime Jazz teacher at NEC who had a profound impact on the language of Jazz and on the musicians who performed and composed under his tutelage there. A recording of that concert is available for download at the NEC website.
Updates on the best in classical and contemporary jazz.
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Eric in the Evening
Available on 89.7 WGBH, Friday-Sunday, 9pm-midnight
Featuring the best in classic and contemporary jazz, as well as in-depth looks at great artists, live interviews and performances from the WGBH studios
Available daily online with registration
And on 89.7 WGBH, Saturday, midnight-5am, and Sunday, midnight-6am
Jazz 24/7 is a curated station from WGBH's top Jazz minds. Eric Jackson's Playlist starts the day, alternating with The Jazz Gallery with Tessil Collins throughout the day.
Eric Jackson's Playlist
6am, 12pm, 6pm, 12am
The Jazz Gallery with Tessil Collins
9am, 3pm, 9pm, 3am