2009 Revisited: Jazz
Critics' picks for the best of 2009
Blue Note Records
The recorded legacy of Jazz music’s greatest record company.
Jazz of this century's first decade
Fusion and neo-bop, with Pat Metheny, Wynton Marsalis, and more
Nothin' But the Blues
Jazz interpretations of the classic twelve bar blues
The rich art of Jazz: classic and modern, vocal and instrumental
Instrument: Saxophone Jazz
Jazz comes alive on the expressive sax
New School Jazz
Jazz after bop!
Instrument: Jazz Bass
Covering all the bassists
Composers: Pop music
A Jazz spin on rock and pop songs
Holiday Music: Wide Playlist
The widest playlist of holiday songs you'll find anywhere -- over 17,000 songs!
Instrument: Jazz Guitar
Acoustic and electric Jazz guitar greats
Groove jazz, jazz-rock, world fusion, and modern innovations
Straight Ahead Jazz
The 'lingua franca' of the jam session: 4/4 time and walking bass
Big Band Jazz
The large ensemble sound
Cutting Edge Jazz
Contemporary experimental jazz. Not Avant-Garde, not Straight-Ahead
Funky and groovy!
Instrument: Jazz Drummers
The legends behind the kit
On stage recordings of Jazz greats
Where Jazz and Classical meet
Modern Mainstream Jazz
The best in mainstream Jazz from the last three decades
Instrument: Organ Jazz
Organ Jazz masters old and new
Beautiful, sophisticated, and relaxing Jazz
Exciting new voices and elder statesmen in their later years
Jazz that explores the nature of God
The Bacharach & David Songbook
A showcase of the songwriting genius of Burt Bacharach and the late Harold Lane "Hal" David
Only the very finest Jazz of all time
Mellow Grooves Jazz
Bossa nova, slow funk jams, and ballads with a beat -- mellow jazz that won't put you to sleep
Cocktail Jazz Trio
Great Jazz trios playing tasteful arrangements of time-tested standards
The best Jazz of this decade, so far...
Jazz and the Black Experience
Spirituals, protest songs, and music that highlights the African roots of Jazz
Jazz Fusion Guitar
Jazzers can shred too! Hear blazing licks by Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, and many more.
Cocktails with Kurt
Great jazz for cocktail time, this month featuring pianist-vocalist Blossom Dearie
House Blend: Blue Note Records + 1960s Jazz
A blend of late '50s and '60s hard bop, modal, and avant garde Jazz
House Blend: Jazz for Concentration + Cocktail Jazz Trio
Some clear thinking "on the rocks" -- a blend suggested by Nancy, an AccuRadio listener in Nova S...