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Mahalia Jackson
MAHALIA JACKSON appearing in 46 shows and/or playlists

MAHALIA JACKSON

EPISODES OF AMERICAN ROUTES WITH MAHALIA JACKSON

FROM THE SHOW: MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE: EASTER

Gospel great Mahalia Jackson reminisces about her youth in New Orleans and its influence on her music in these archival INTERVIEW:s from the 1950s.

NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

Celebrate epic moments in American music from the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals--from Duke Ellington's 1956 comeback to Bob Dylan's 1965 electric revolution. Mark the 60th anniversary of the Jazz Festival with performances by Ray Charles, Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, and a visit from trumpet legend Clark Terry, who played with Ellington in '56. Festival founder George Wein also joins us to share his memories, such as the founding of the Folk Festival in 1959 that featured blues, gospel, country, Cajun and more; and folk singer Joan Baez recalls her Newport experiences. Plus Newport performances from Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker and others.

NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

Celebrate epic moments in American music from the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals--from Duke Ellington's 1956 comeback to Bob Dylan's 1965 electric revolution. Mark the 55th anniversary of the Jazz Festival with performances by Ray Charles, Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, and a visit from trumpet legend Clark Terry, who played with Ellington in '56. Festival founder George Wein also joins us to share his memories, such as the founding of the Folk Festival in 1959 that featured blues, gospel, country, Cajun and more; and folk singer Joan Baez recalls her Newport experiences. Plus Newport performances from Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker and others.

AFTER THE STORM

American Routes host Nick Spitzer takes you in story and song to New Orleans and the Gulf Coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Nick blends music and commentary that describes the place of storms and floods in the history and culture of the city and region. Featured are classic blues about broken levees and broken hearts, celebratory jazz funerals and memories of the city in song. Artists include Louis Armstrong, Mahalia Jackson, Fats Domino and Randy Newman, among others. Also tales of hurricanes past in Cajun music and a visit with the leader of a Cajun rescue flotilla, Lafayette, LA public radio station manager Dave Spizale.

NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

Celebrate epic moments in American music from the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals--from Duke Ellington's 1956 comeback to Bob Dylan's 1965 electric revolution. Mark the 50th anniversary of the Jazz Festival with performances by Ray Charles, Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, and a visit from trumpet legend Clark Terry, who played with Ellington in '56. Festival founder George Wein also joins us to share his memories, such as the founding of the Folk Festival in 1959 that featured blues, gospel, country, Cajun and more; and folk singer Joan Baez recalls her Newport experiences. Plus Newport performances from Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker and others.

EASTER

Celebrate the holiday with music for Easter, Passover and the spring season. We'll dig into the vaults and hear interviews with gospel great Mahalia Jackson. Plus we'll talk with Sacred Steel guitarist Calvin Cooke about how the spirit speaks through his instrument.

50 YEARS OF NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK

Celebrate epic moments in American music from the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals--from Duke Ellington's 1956 comeback to Bob Dylan's 1965 electric revolution. Mark the 50th anniversary of the Jazz Festival with performances by Ray Charles, Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, and a visit from trumpet legend Clark Terry, who played with Ellington in '56. Festival founder George Wein also joins us to share his memories, such as the founding of the Folk Festival in 1959 that featured blues, gospel, country, Cajun and more; and folk singer Joan Baez recalls her Newport experiences. Plus Newport performances from Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker and others.

FROM THE SHOW: RHYTHM & BLUES INTO ROCK & ROLL: FATS DOMINO, BILLY BOY ARNOLD AND THE TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND

From the show "Rhythm & Blues into Rock & Roll: Fats Domino, Billy Boy Arnold and the Tedeschi Trucks Band" originally aired on November 8th, 2017

FROM THE SHOW: NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVALS OF NOW AND YORE: SONNY ROLLINS, MCCOY TYNER, HERLIN RILEY, CELIA CRUZ, LEE KONITZ, TOPSY CHAPMAN & MORE

From the show "New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festivals of Now and Yore: Sonny Rollins, McCoy Tyner, Herlin Riley, Celia Cruz, Lee Konitz, Topsy Chapman & More " originally aired on May 3rd, 2017

FROM THE SHOW: KATRINA: 10 YEARS AFTER THE FLOOD

From the show "Katrina: 10 Years After the Flood" originally aired on August 26th, 2015

FROM THE SHOW: NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

From the show "Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals" originally aired on July 23rd, 2014

FROM THE SHOW: SAINTS & SPIRITS

From the show "Saints & Spirits" originally aired on October 24th, 2012

FROM THE SHOW: SAINTS AND SPIRITS

From the show "Saints and Spirits" originally aired on October 26th, 2011

FROM THE SHOW: FIVE YEARS AFTER THE STORM

From the show "Five Years After the Storm" originally aired on August 25th, 2010

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES WITH K.D. LANG & TOPSY CHAPMAN

From the show "Big Voices with k.d. Lang & Topsy Chapman" originally aired on July 21st, 2010

FROM THE SHOW: A CHANGE IS GONNA COME: WORDS AND MUSIC IN THE SPIRIT OF MARTIN LUTHER KING

From the show "A Change is Gonna Come: Words and Music in the Spirit of Martin Luther King" originally aired on January 13th, 2010

FROM THE SHOW: SAINTS ALIVE: AFTER THE STORM XI

From the show "Saints Alive: After the Storm XI" originally aired on August 26th, 2009

FROM THE SHOW: NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

From the show "Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals" originally aired on August 5th, 2009

FROM THE SHOW: NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS

From the show "Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals" originally aired on August 10th, 2005

FROM THE SHOW: A CHANGE IS GONNA COME: WORDS AND MUSIC IN THE SPIRIT OF MARTIN LUTHER KING

From the show "A Change is Gonna Come: Words and Music in the Spirit of Martin Luther King" originally aired on January 14th, 2009

FROM THE SHOW: THE SPIRIT WORLD OF NEW ORLEANS

From the show "The Spirit World of New Orleans" originally aired on October 22nd, 2008

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES WITH K.D. LANG & TOPSY CHAPMAN

From the show "Big Voices with k.d. Lang & Topsy Chapman" originally aired on July 30th, 2008

FROM THE SHOW: EASTER / PASSOVER WITH MAVIS STAPLES

From the show "Easter / Passover with Mavis Staples" originally aired on April 8th, 1998

FROM THE SHOW: EASTER/PASSOVER WITH MAVIS STAPLES

From the show "Easter/Passover with Mavis Staples" originally aired on March 31st, 1999

FROM THE SHOW: MILLENNIAL ROUTES

From the show "Millennial Routes" originally aired on January 5th, 2000

FROM THE SHOW: LAZY LESTER / RANDY WESTON

From the show "Lazy Lester / Randy Weston" originally aired on October 31st, 2001

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES

From the show "Big Voices" originally aired on September 12th, 2001

FROM THE SHOW: MARTIN LUTHER KING IN WORDS AND MUSIC

From the show "Martin Luther King in Words and Music" originally aired on January 10th, 2001

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES

From the show "Big Voices" originally aired on September 25th, 2002

FROM THE SHOW: LAZY LESTER / RANDY WESTON

From the show "Lazy Lester / Randy Weston" originally aired on September 18th, 2002

FROM THE SHOW: MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE: EASTER

From the show "Make a Joyful Noise: Easter" originally aired on March 27th, 2002

FROM THE SHOW: MARTIN LUTHER KING: SOUNDS OF THE SPIRIT

From the show "Martin Luther King: Sounds of the Spirit" originally aired on January 16th, 2002

FROM THE SHOW: EASTER

From the show "Easter" originally aired on April 16th, 2003

FROM THE SHOW: 50 YEARS OF NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK

From the show "50 Years of Newport Jazz and Folk" originally aired on August 11th, 2004

FROM THE SHOW: LAZY LESTER / RANDY WESTON

From the show "Lazy Lester / Randy Weston" originally aired on June 2nd, 2004

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES

From the show "Big Voices" originally aired on April 14th, 2004

FROM THE SHOW: AFTER THE STORM VII: NEW YEARS

From the show "After the Storm VII: New Years" originally aired on December 28th, 2005

FROM THE SHOW: AFTER THE STORM IV: THANKSGIVING

From the show "After the Storm IV: Thanksgiving" originally aired on November 23rd, 2005

FROM THE SHOW: AFTER THE STORM

From the show "After the Storm" originally aired on September 7th, 2005

FROM THE SHOW: EASTER

From the show "Easter" originally aired on March 23rd, 2005

FROM THE SHOW: AFTER THE STORM VII: NEW YEARS

From the show "After the Storm VII: New Years" originally aired on December 27th, 2006

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES WITH K.D. LANG & TOPSY CHAPMAN

From the show "Big Voices with k.d. Lang & Topsy Chapman" originally aired on September 13th, 2006

FROM THE SHOW: AFTER THE STORM VIII: A YEAR IN THE FLOOD'S WAKE

From the show "After the Storm VIII: A Year in the Flood's Wake" originally aired on August 23rd, 2006

FROM THE SHOW: JAZZ FEST WITH RANDY NEWMAN AND GENO DELAFOSE

From the show "Jazz Fest with Randy Newman and Geno Delafose" originally aired on April 26th, 2006

FROM THE SHOW: SAINTS & SPIRITS

From the show "Saints & Spirits" originally aired on October 24th, 2007

FROM THE SHOW: BIG VOICES WITH K.D. LANG & TOPSY CHAPMAN

From the show "Big Voices with k.d. Lang & Topsy Chapman" originally aired on April 18th, 2007

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