The cover of the January 2015 issue featured Idina Menzel, the Broadway star known for her voice acting role in Disney’s Frozen.
Techniques: Reels and Jigs - Learn how from the British Isles combined with African music to help shape American music.
Players: Marcus Anderson - Check out this issue’s Players subject saxophonist Marcus Anderson in the videos below.
Icon: Sam Cooke - This month’s Icon Sam Cooke is known as the King of Soul for his pioneering contributions to soul music in the late ’50s and early ’60s.
Sax Articulation - Saxophonist George Garzone demonstrates correct articulation.
Hear the Music December 2014 - Listen to selections from Sam Cooke, Maroon 5, One Direction, Idina Menzel, John Coltrane, and more!
Listening List: December 2014 - Listen to the podcast and stream all 10 selections from the December 2014 edition of the Listening List, including “Somebody to You” by The Vamps.