Alan Broadbent 1
Two time Grammy winner Alan Broadbent worked for years as pianist and arranger for Woody Herman’s band, then moved on to stints with Nelson Riddle, Natalie Cole and studio work with Johnny Mandel and David Rose and for many years now he’s conducted and arranged for Diana Krall. Alan discusses his new symphonic jazz CD, Developing Story, which is the culmination of a musical idea he had years ago for an orchestral jazz composition.
Alan Broadbent 2
The second of Judy’s two conversations with two-time Grammy winner, jazz pianist/composer Alan Broadbent. Alan discusses his work with a wide range of artists from Kristen Chenowith and Diana Krall to Charlie Hayden and Paul McCartney, and his different approach when arranging for each.