Jazz Music Director
May 16, 2019
Sarah McKenzie is hard to categorize. She joins Insight to talk about her unique style, her new album and her upcoming performances.
May 7, 2019
Composer, bandleader, pianist and Harvard professor Vijay Iyer brings his sextet’s unique brand of jazz to the Mondavi Center at UC Davis.
May 1, 2019
Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Dave Brubeck, Ornette Coleman and Charles Mingus all cut timeless classics, each pointing the form in a different direction.
May 1, 2019
Members of the West Coast jazz and hip-hip group discuss SOL Development's debut album and the role music plays in community activism.
April 25, 2019
NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Christian McBride of Jazz Night in America about the forgotten all-female big bands that toured the United States during World War II.
February 28, 2019
André Previn died Thursday morning in Manhattan. He was a composer of Oscar-winning film music, conductor, pianist and music director of major orchestras.
February 25, 2019
Mikel Paul is performing at the Golden Era in Nevada City on Friday, March 1.
February 7, 2019
The Sacramento Jazz Education Foundation previews the Teagarden Jazz Festival with special guest Jim Cullum.
January 29, 2019
Jazz vocalist Sheila Jordan spoke with CapRadio's Gary Vercelli about her life and career before her performance at a benefit for the Roseville Jazz Festival this Thursday.
January 17, 2019
CapRadio Jazz Music Director Gary Vercelli features exciting discoveries from the 2019 Jazz Congress in New York City.