Tonight We Celebrate Dee Dee Bridgewater’s Birthday in New Orleans

Photo: NPR/Courtesy of Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Tonight (Wednesday) on All Night Jazz, Steve Splane parades through the French Quarter on the Jazz Trip@Ten with music featuring focus artist of the week, singer Dee Dee Bridgewater on her birthday. Plus, a jazz classic from Lee Morgan recorded on this day in jazz history. Later, we’ll hear another version of Duke Ellington’s “Caravan” on the Midnight Standard. The adventure begins tonight at 10 on WUSF 89.7.