Fresh Air http://wrti.org en Fresh Air Remembers 'Piano Jazz' Host Marian McPartland http://wrti.org/post/fresh-air-remembers-piano-jazz-host-marian-mcpartland For more than 30 years, jazz pianist Marian McPartland hosted one of public radio's most beloved shows, <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/15773266/marian-mcpartland-s-piano-jazz/">Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz</a>. As NPR's Felix Contreras <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2013/08/21/161653933/marian-mcpartland-piano-jazz-host-has-died">writes</a>, she "gave the world an intimate, insider's perspective on one of the most elusive topics in music — jazz improvisation." McPartland died of natural causes on Tuesday at the age of 95. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 17:36:00 +0000 NPR Music 6367 at http://wrti.org Fresh Air Remembers 'Piano Jazz' Host Marian McPartland