Now's the Time

Spanning decades and including artists from Charlie Parker to Cannonball Adderley, each episode of Now's the Time with Martin Berger features the musical stylings of an influential jazz artist.

Now's the Time Program Guide 2021

  • September 4 - Ben Webster (1909-73)
    Massive and mellow tenor sound; one of the greatest of saxophonists.
  • September 11 - Charles Mingus (1922-79)
    Ferocious, ever-exciting bassist and leader
  • September 18 - Earl Hines (1903-83)
    A major innovator in the history of jazz piano.
  • Septmeber 25 - Louie Bellson (1924-2009)
    Genial virtuoso on drums, always able to assemble and inspire collections of excellent musicians to make interesting music.

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