February 2021

On the Cover: Viola Davis as Ma Rainey with, from left, Chadwick Boseman, Colman Domingo, Michael Potts, and Glynn Turman, photo courtesy of Netflix.


Jazz at William Paterson, News from WBGO: New CEO Steve Williams, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, Talking Jazz: Kurt Elling, Pizzarelli Painting: Highest Bidder, Book Review: Life in E Flat, Phil Woods’ Legacy, Other Views, and Big Band in the Sky. All content available to members only. Consult “Membership” to become a member.

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