Improvisation and appreciation: a Q&A with jazz vocalist Marcya Daneille

April 22, 2024

PBS Wisconsin Education’s Re/sound: Songs of Wisconsin is a media resource collection for learners in grades 4-8 featuring musical culture-bearers…

Celebrate African American Music Appreciation Month

June 4, 2021

Every June since 1979, the United States has celebrated African American Music Appreciation Month to honor the contributions of African…

Sundays in May are for the Arts!

April 27, 2021

Musical performances, theatrical masterpieces and a visit to one of the world’s most renowned art museums – here’s what is…

Q&A: A Cappella’s New Note

March 31, 2020

A Cappella’s New Note, a new PBS Wisconsin original documentary, follows students from three Wisconsin high school vocal groups as…

Q&A: Stanley Nelson, director of Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool on American Masters

January 30, 2020

Miles Davis: Horn player, bandleader, innovator. Elegant, intellectual, vain. Callous, conflicted, controversial. Magnificent, mercurial. Genius. The very embodiment of cool….

Cab Calloway, an American Master

February 25, 2012

Watch American Masters “Cab Calloway: Sketches” 9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27 on WPT. I was lucky enough to round out…

An evening of Jazz from Door County

January 30, 2012

WPT invites you to travel along to Door County for an evening of big band jazz in the comfort of…