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The Major Scale

Sep 26, 2018

The Major Scale is humbled and proud to bring you one of the finest artists America ever produced, the incomparable Ahmad Jamal! He spoke with us about his latest effort, the beautiful Marseille, as well as the state of things today and American classical music – that's what we squares call jazz.

Staying on theme,...

Sep 19, 2018

In this episode we present a very Brooklyn friendly theme. 
First up is Sonny Rollins, maybe the greatest living artist in America today. His impromptu performances on the Williamsburg Bridge are the stuff of legend, which is why there's a grassroots effort to rename the bridge in his honor. We interview...

Sep 8, 2018

In this episode, we start with Kamasi Washington and the stellar trajectory his work has taken with his new album Heaven and Earth, a celestial collection of voices and cinematic instrumentation. I had the chance to talk with him about how the album came to be, his Coachella performance, the state of music, and more.