In RECOLLECT, Blue Engine Records takes some of the world's greatest jazz musicians on record shopping sprees, digging up forgotten favorites and certified classics in the process. Go behind the recording process with the artists who know it best and learn the stories behind your favorite albums from the musicians who heard them firsthand.
"It's like home." That's what saxophonist and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra member WALTER BLANDING has to say about jazz. In this episode of Recollect, Walter tells a story about an irritable Thelonious Monk, digs up an Oliver Nelson classic, and discusses why Charlie Parker makes him glad to be alive.
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