Trumpet en Terence Blanchard's "Magnetic" Studio Session <p></p><p>Grammy Award-winning trumpeter and New Orleans native Terence Blanchard and his sextet stopped by the KPLU Seattle studios for a performance and interview hosted by jazz host, Mary McCann.&nbsp;</p><p>Watch the group perform the title track off his latest album,&nbsp;<em>Magnetic.&nbsp;</em></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="326" src="//" width="580"></iframe></p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:39:35 +0000 Mary McCann & Justin Steyer 14555 at Terence Blanchard's "Magnetic" Studio Session A 1969 Bootleg Unearths Miles Davis' 'Lost' Quintet After a slew of multidisc sets devoted to key points in the career of <a href="" target="_blank">Miles Davis</a>, you'd think Columbia Records would have unearthed every speck of consequential music by now. But not quite.<p>This week, Columbia brings out <em>Live in Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 21:27:58 +0000 Tom Moon 7684 at A 1969 Bootleg Unearths Miles Davis' 'Lost' Quintet The Cookers: Bebop supergroup <p>If we were to make a list of all the recording and composing credits of the members of The Cookers, it would go on for many pages.&nbsp;</p><p>This is an amazing collection of jazz musicians—Billy Hart (drums), Cecil McBee (bass), Eddie Henderson (trumpet), David Weiss (trumpet), Billy Harper (sax) and George Cables (piano).&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 19:07:16 +0000 Kevin Kniestedt & Justin Steyer 5561 at The Cookers: Bebop supergroup Arturo Sandoval: Happy, with a heart full of music <p>"If you’ve got music in your heart, you’re gonna be a happy person, no matter what."<br><br>That’s what trumpeter Arturo Sandoval told KPLU's Jazz on the Grooveyard host Kevin Kniestedt, as he recalls growing up in rural Cuba and having a trumpet teacher tell him (at age 10) that he had no talent and should not pursue music.&nbsp;</p><p>Obviously, Sandoval, who is now known as one of the world’s foremost jazz trumpeters, didn’t listen to the teacher and it’s a pure delight to hear him tell the story in this latest installment of KPLU's Studio Sessions.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:30:38 +0000 Justin Steyer & Kevin Kniestedt 3875 at Arturo Sandoval: Happy, with a heart full of music