Concert Vault
  1. 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.

  2. Jazz Ray Brown Laying It Down Jazz: Ray Brown Laying It Down Ray Brown Playlist

    The late, great bassist, born on this day in 1926, provides deep walking grooves behind Oscar Peterson in these Newport Jazz Festival concerts.

  3. Jazz Video: Chris Botti at '08 Newport Jazz: Video: Chris Botti at '08 Newport Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 9, 2008 watch video

    The popular trumpeter, who turns 52 today, performs Miles Davis' "Flamenco Sketches" and Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" with his quintet.

  4. Jazz Art Blakey In Memoriam Jazz: Art Blakey In Memoriam Carnegie Hall | Jul 3, 1974

    The late, great drummer and bandleader was born on this day in 1919. Hear him lead his Jazz Messengers in this concert from 40 years ago.

  5. Jazz A Thelonious Monk Birthday Salute Jazz: A Thelonious Monk Birthday Salute Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 3, 1959

    The enigmatic pianist-composer was born on this day in 1917. Hear him perform his classics "Blue Monk" and "Rhythm-a-ning" in 1959.

  6. Jazz Remembering Milt Jackson Jazz: Remembering Milt Jackson Milt Jackson Playlist

    The late vibes master died on this day in 1999. Hear him performing with the Modern Jazz Quartet and with George Benson in this playlist.

  7. Jazz Pee Wee Russell With George Wein's All-Stars Jazz: Pee Wee Russell With George Wein's All-Stars Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 2, 1960

    The unorthodox clarinetist blows typically abstract solos alongside cornetist Ruby Braff on "Just You, Just Me" and "Rosetta" at Newport '60.