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Margaret Marian Mc Partland, Jazz Great, Radio Host

Margaret Marian McPartland, (March 1918 – 20 August 2013), was an English-born jazz pianist, composer, host of the National Public Radio show “Piano Jazz” .
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#10. Marion McPartland will be missed for her performing, composing, interviewing and trail-blazing spirit.

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#9. Margaret Marian McPartland studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London but left to join Billy Mayerl's Claviers, a four-piano vaudeville act, performing under the stage name of Marian Page

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#8. In 1958 a black and white group portrait of 57 notable jazz musicians, including McPartland, was photographed in front of a Brownstone in Harlem, New York City

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Marian McPartland was a pioneer for women in music and especially jazz. Afterglow @ Monterey Jazz Festival 1975
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#6. Here's Marion McPartland with Nora Jones


#5. Marion McPartland interviewed musicians young and old. Here she is with Frank Zappa.

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#4. Marion McPartland became a fixture in the jazz world. Here she is with Dizzy Gillespie.

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#3. She was the host of Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz on National Public Radio from 1978 until she stepped down at the end of 2011.

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#2. In 2007, the Kennedy Center named Margaret Marian McPartland a Living Jazz Legend.

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