Marian McPartland

Margaret Marian McPartland, OBE, was an English-American jazz pianist, composer and writer. She was the host of Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz on National Public Radio from 1978 to 2011.
After her marriage to trumpeter Jimmy McPartland in February 1945, she resided in the United States when not travelling throughout the world to perform. In 1969 she founded Halcyon Records, a recording company that produced albums for 10 years. In 2000 she was named a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master. In 2004 she was given a Grammy Award for lifetime achievement. In 2007 she was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame. Although known mostly for jazz, she composed other types of music as well, performing her own symphonic work A Portrait of Rachel Carson with the University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra in 2007. In 2010 she was named a member of the Order of the British Empire.

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Days Of Wine And RosesMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast3:16
ConversationMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast0:18
All Of YouMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast0:40
This Is All I AskMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast4:00
I Love YouMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast3:45
In Your Own Sweet WayMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast5:02
The Touch Of Your LipsMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast2:49
Conversation/DemonstrationMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast5:40
Body And SoulMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast3:29
Willow CreekMarian McPartland's Piano Jazz Radio Broadcast3:14
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