August 15, 2018 12:47 PM
Jazz Conversations — Kenny Garrett89.7's Eric Jackson talks with saxophone master Kenny Garrett about playing with Art Blakey and Miles Davis, his new CD "Do Your Dance" and the connection between 911 and his instruments. See Kenny Garrett at Scullers Jazz Club Friday September 14th and Saturday September 15th.
August 2, 2018 05:13 PM
Jazz Conversations — Harold López-NussaHarold López-Nussa enjoys New England. He's performing all around the region this weekend - Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockport, Mass. on Saturday 8/4; Newport Jazz Festival, Newport Rhode Island on Sunday 8/5 and the Payomet Performing Arts Center, Monday 8/6 in North Truro, MA. Eric Jackson spoke with Harold about growing up in Cuba, his career and playing the piano.
June 14, 2018 06:06 PM
Jazz Conversations — André MénardAndré Ménard, co-founder of the Montreal Jazz Festival (June 28-July 7), spoke with 89.7's Eric Jackson about the line-up for the 10 day event's 39th year, the beauty of the city of Montreal and thoughts of retirement next year.
June 12, 2018 01:25 PM
Jazz Conversations — Yosvany TerryYosvany Terry and Baptiste Trotigon bring their Ancestral Memories to Scullers Jazz Club, Friday June 22, 2018. 89.7's Eric Jackson recently spoke with Yosvany about his career, position at Harvard University and approach to composing music.
May 30, 2018 03:23 PM
Jazz Conversations — Terence Blanchard89.7's Eric Jackson caught up with Terence Blanchard to talk about his wide range of music influences from the 12 notes of the scale and his fascination with its interpretation, working with young musicians, gun violence and his new CD "Live"
May 27, 2018 09:50 PM
Jazz Conversations — Yoko MiwaEric Jackson had the opportunity to speak with pianist, Yoko Miwa about growing up in Japan, coming to the U.S. to study, her musical influences and new CD, Pathways.
May 27, 2018 09:04 PM
Jazz Conversations — Lauren HendersonVocalist Lauren Henderson returned to Boston to celebrate the release of her new CD Armame and perform at the Regatta Bar. Jazz 24/7's Tessil Collins spoke with Lauren about her busy schedule of international graduate school, touring and highlights of her personal life.
May 27, 2018 02:49 PM
Jazz Conversations — Billy ChildsA jazz, classical and popular music Master, pianist Billy Childs is a incredible musician who talked with Eric Jackson prior to his show at Scullers Jazz Club.
May 17, 2018 01:55 PM
Jazz Conversations — Kristina KollerJazz 24/7's Tessil Collins caught up with vocalist Kristina Koller prior to her show at City Winery Boston to talk about her debut CD, "Perception".
April 30, 2018 08:59 PM
Jazz Conversations — Angélique KidjoThe international superstar talks with Jazz 24/7's Tessil Collins about her music, family, foundation and new CD.
April 26, 2018 02:46 PM
Jazz Conversations — Azar LawrenceAzar spoke with Eric Jackson about his musical and spiritual journeys prior to his show at the Scullers Jazz Club in Boston.
March 16, 2018 08:01 PM
Jazz Conversations — Lello MolinariEric Jackson caught up with Molinari to talk about his music, influences and how he became a bass player.
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