Listen to New Voices on Studs Terkel our partnership with 826CHI-here! Read the Story

00 / 00

Marian McPartland and Jimmy McPartland discuss their Jazz careers

BROADCAST: Sep. 27, 1973 | DURATION: 00:34:06


Studs interviews Jimmy and Marian McPartland. The McPartlands reflect on the people who influenced their music in Jazz. Studs quotes Jimmy McPartland and reads part of a critic's column about Marian in the Chicago Sun Times. Marian shares a little about what it is like to be a female musician in Jazz. Both discuss their past career and their futures. Jimmy reflects on his hard times in the 1920s-1930s. The musical numbers are removed from this edited version of the original recording.