Jan Garbarek http://wrti.org en How Jan Garbarek Came To Epitomize Nordic Jazz http://wrti.org/post/how-jan-garbarek-came-epitomize-nordic-jazz Saxophonist <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15404536/jan-garbarek">Jan Garbarek</a> was a teenage protege of American composer George Russell in Norway in the 1960s and later played in <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14867336/keith-jarrett">Keith Jarrett</a>'s Scandinavian quartet. More recently, he has collaborated with the vocal quartet the <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15807717/hilliard-ensemble">Hilliard Ensemble</a>, improvising as they sing medieval music. Wed, 15 Aug 2012 19:51:00 +0000 Kevin Whitehead 4305 at http://wrti.org How Jan Garbarek Came To Epitomize Nordic Jazz