Marian McPartland

Posted by Seán Collins on 21 Aug 2013



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)



About Seán Collins

Seán Collins a veteran radio producer and web content manager. He served as the Senior Producer of NPR's All Things Considered for many years. He is Music Inside Out's web producer and manages social media for the program. He lives in Saint Louis.