Jazz in the New Millennium
KPBX: Tuesday 11pm-12am
- Hosted by Rick Mitchell
Hosted by veteran journalist, radio host, and educator, Rick Mitchell, Jazz in the New Millennium "celebrates musicians who are keeping the music alive, and passing it forward into the 21st century."
The show features a selected jazz artist each week, focusing on the artists that are advancing the music in the world today. Each show is peppered with narratives, providing insight into the evolution of the artists' careers.
Rick distills his significant knowledge and curatorial sensibilities into a potent one-hour deep-dive, leaving audiences feeling entertained and enlightened, as the show celebrates the bridge between the 20th Century jazz tradition and the new pathways of Jazz in the New Millennium.