Thu August 22, 2013
Special Edition of Piano Jazz honors Marian McPartland Friday and Saturday on KIOS
KIOS will honor Marian McPartland, jazz pianist and longtime host of NPR's Piano Jazz with a one-hour special edition of Piano Jazz Friday at 2:00PM. The program will re-air on Saturday at 7:00PM.
The tribute will be hosted by Marian's longtime friend Murray Horowitz and will feature Marian's compositions and collaborations with Sarah Vaughan, Karrin Allyson, Elvis Costello and many more.
Marian McPartland died on Tuesday at her home in Port Washington, N.Y. She was 95.
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