Concert Vault
  1. Jazz Happy Birthday, Wynton Marsalis! Jazz: Happy Birthday, Wynton Marsalis! Apollo Theatre | Jun 2, 2003

    The trumpeter and jazz ambassador turns 53 today. Hear him with his septet and special guests Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson and B.B. King.

  2. Jazz Barney Kessel Meets Herb Ellis Jazz: Barney Kessel Meets Herb Ellis Great American Music Hall | Jun 28, 1975

    Oklahoman Kessel (born on this day in 1923) swings on "Seven Come Eleven" with Texan Ellis in this sizzling six-string summit from '75.

  3. Jazz R.I.P. Tim Hauser Jazz: R.I.P. Tim Hauser Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 13, 1994 watch video

    The founder of the Grammy-winning vocal group the Manhattan Transfer died yesterday at age 72. See them perform at '94 Newport.

  4. Jazz Video: Roy Hargrove at 2001 Newport Jazz: Video: Roy Hargrove at 2001 Newport Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 11, 2001 watch video

    The trumpet star, who turns 45 today, showcases his balladic side on "Never Let Me Go" and "You Go to My Head" and deals on "Depth."

  5. Jazz Gene Krupa's Energized Swing Jazz: Gene Krupa's Energized Swing Gene Krupa Memorial Playlist

    The flamboyant drummer, who died on this day in 1973, ignites the bandstand with Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton and his own band.

  6. Jazz A Cole Porter Memorial Jazz: A Cole Porter Memorial Cole Porter Playlist

    One of the key contributors to the Great American Songbook died on this day in 1964. Hear him celebrated in song in this jazzy playlist.

  7. Jazz Joe Pass: Six-String Mastery Jazz: Joe Pass: Six-String Mastery Great American Music Hall | Apr 26, 1975

    The great guitarist performs brilliant versions of Jobim's "Wave," Ellington's "Satin Doll" and a burning "Secret Love" in this 1975 set.