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The Third Story podcast features long-form interviews with creative people of all types, hosted by me, Leo Sidran. Their stories of discovery, loss, ambition, identity, improvisation, risk, and reward are deeply moving and compelling for all of us as we embark on our own creative journeys.
For Jorge Drexler Everything Comes From Empathy

For Jorge Drexler Everything Comes From Empathy

Multiple Artists
published: November 09, 2022
For Author Peter Straub, Listening To Jazz Was Like Reading Fiction

For Author Peter Straub, Listening To Jazz Was Like Reading Fiction

Multiple Artists
published: September 22, 2022
Cyrille Aimée: Improvisation Is A Way Of Life

Cyrille Aimée: Improvisation Is A Way Of Life

Multiple Artists
published: September 07, 2022
Revisiting a classic conversation with Creed Taylor from 2015

Revisiting a classic conversation with Creed Taylor from 2015

Multiple Artists
published: August 25, 2022
Ben Sidran At 79: Simplicity Will Get You In The End

Ben Sidran At 79: Simplicity Will Get You In The End

Multiple Artists
published: August 17, 2022
For John Medeski music has always been about healing

For John Medeski music has always been about healing

Multiple Artists
published: August 10, 2022
Emmet Cohen has one foot in the tradition, and another in the future

Emmet Cohen has one foot in the tradition, and another in the future

Multiple Artists
published: August 03, 2022
The Montreal Jazz Festival Is Back In Full Swing

The Montreal Jazz Festival Is Back In Full Swing

Multiple Artists
published: July 20, 2022
Matthew Stevens: on collaboration, production, gear and career

Matthew Stevens: on collaboration, production, gear and career

Multiple Artists
published: May 23, 2022
Walter Smith III: Listen To The Young Players

Walter Smith III: Listen To The Young Players

Multiple Artists
published: May 16, 2022
Lauren Henderson: From the Inside Out

Lauren Henderson: From the Inside Out

Multiple Artists
published: April 11, 2022
Jake Sherman Gets Sexy

Jake Sherman Gets Sexy

Multiple Artists
published: March 28, 2022
Melissa Aldana: Sound, Time, Ideas

Melissa Aldana: Sound, Time, Ideas

Multiple Artists
published: March 14, 2022
Amir ElSaffar: In search of ecstasy

Amir ElSaffar: In search of ecstasy

Multiple Artists
published: February 14, 2022
Adam O'Farrill: Removing the external

Adam O'Farrill: Removing the external

Multiple Artists
published: January 31, 2022
Benny Benack III: Presentation matters

Benny Benack III: Presentation matters

Multiple Artists
published: January 17, 2022
Lionel Loueke: Our Story Is What We Play

Lionel Loueke: Our Story Is What We Play

Multiple Artists
published: January 10, 2022
The Art Of Aging Gracefully Through Music

The Art Of Aging Gracefully Through Music

Multiple Artists
published: December 06, 2021
Madison McFerrin is "shedding the narrative"

Madison McFerrin is "shedding the narrative"

Multiple Artists
published: November 22, 2021
Monica Martin: All The Feelings

Monica Martin: All The Feelings

Multiple Artists
published: October 11, 2021
The Legendary Nate Smith: What's the story?

The Legendary Nate Smith: What's the story?

Multiple Artists
published: October 04, 2021
Joe Alterman: Seeking wisdom from the masters

Joe Alterman: Seeking wisdom from the masters

Multiple Artists
published: September 20, 2021
George Wein at 90 (from 2015)

George Wein at 90 (from 2015)

Multiple Artists
published: September 16, 2021
Antwaun Stanley: A Constant Process Of Discovery

Antwaun Stanley: A Constant Process Of Discovery

Multiple Artists
published: August 30, 2021
Ben Sidran at 78: This is the other side

Ben Sidran at 78: This is the other side

Multiple Artists
published: August 23, 2021
Jon Lampley: Get In Where You Fit In

Jon Lampley: Get In Where You Fit In

Multiple Artists
published: August 16, 2021
Michael Mayo: Living Without Labels

Michael Mayo: Living Without Labels

Multiple Artists
published: June 21, 2021
Julian Lage: Notes With The Weight Of Words

Julian Lage: Notes With The Weight Of Words

Multiple Artists
published: June 14, 2021
Roxana Amed: Collecting Memories

Roxana Amed: Collecting Memories

Multiple Artists
published: May 24, 2021
SG Goodman: Keep It Humble

SG Goodman: Keep It Humble

Multiple Artists
published: May 10, 2021
Imogen Heap: Here come the Heapsters

Imogen Heap: Here come the Heapsters

Multiple Artists
published: May 03, 2021
Reflections on Clyde Stubblefield

Reflections on Clyde Stubblefield

Multiple Artists
published: April 26, 2021
Leila Cobo: Decoding Despacito

Leila Cobo: Decoding Despacito

Multiple Artists
published: April 19, 2021
Bob Reynolds: Running The Changes

Bob Reynolds: Running The Changes

Multiple Artists
published: April 12, 2021
Boz Scaggs: It's Like Magic, What We Do

Boz Scaggs: It's Like Magic, What We Do

Multiple Artists
published: April 05, 2021
Covid Chronicles, Vol. 1: Reunion Episode

Covid Chronicles, Vol. 1: Reunion Episode

Multiple Artists
published: March 29, 2021
Eric Harland: Time is a joint effort

Eric Harland: Time is a joint effort

Multiple Artists
published: February 15, 2021
Billy Martin (aka Illy B) On The Nature Of Art And The Art Of Nature

Billy Martin (aka Illy B) On The Nature Of Art And The Art Of Nature

Multiple Artists
published: January 25, 2021
Who Is Louis Cole

Who Is Louis Cole

Multiple Artists
published: November 18, 2020
Cory Henry: In the moment, of the moment

Cory Henry: In the moment, of the moment

Multiple Artists
published: November 02, 2020
Brian Krock: Advocating for True Value in Humanity

Brian Krock: Advocating for True Value in Humanity

Multiple Artists
published: October 19, 2020
Ben Sidran: Who's The Old Guy Now

Ben Sidran: Who's The Old Guy Now

Multiple Artists
published: August 24, 2020
Eric Krasno: Bridging the gap

Eric Krasno: Bridging the gap

Multiple Artists
published: August 17, 2020
Jochen Rueckert: Fringe Guy

Jochen Rueckert: Fringe Guy

Multiple Artists
published: August 10, 2020

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