A tribute to Dr. Billy Taylor, jazz pianist and educator, who passed away on Dec. 29, 2010. Also featured today are Nat King Cole, the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble, Cassandra Wilson, David Holland, and Steve Turre.
A tribute to the memory of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Dream compositions performed by Wallace Roney, Jane Ira Bloom and Mary Stallings. Also spun today are works by Ramsey Lewis, Trombone Shorty, Steve Turre, Mary Stallings, Steve Coleman, Julius Hemphill and Wayne Wallace.