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Jazz on the Bay with Melanie O’Reilly featuring Marian McPartland
March 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Episode 13: Marian McPartland :
In this episode, Irish jazz singer Melanie O’Reilly met with pianist-composer and former NPR Piano Jazz host Marian McPartland in 2007 when Marian was 89 years old. A personal and intimate interview, Marian shares her life stories and musical inspirations with Melanie while taking a break from her performance at Yoshi’s in Oakland CA. First broadcast on RTE Radio 1, (Ireland’s public service broadcaster) and one of the last interviews Marian gave, it is a music-filled tribute to the late great jazz pioneer.