Marian McPartland

Posted by Seán Collins on 21 Aug 2013

 

Identify the musicians
Identify the musicians

 

That is Art Kane’s photograph taken the morning of August 12, 1958 at 17 East 126th Street. There is much to commend this picture, including that it documents Marian McPartland’s place in the pantheon.

May she rest in peace.

 

Theme – Piano Jazz

 

Read more:

Marian McPartland, ‘Piano Jazz’ Host, Has Died (NPR)

Marian McPartland, Jazz Pianist and NPR Radio Staple, Dies at 95 (NYT)