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Shows featuring Charlie Haden

Legendary jazz bassist and composer.

  • RIP Jazz Legend Charlie Haden; Watch His 2006 DN! Interview on His Life, Music and Politics

    Legendary jazz bassist and composer Charlie Haden died on Friday in Los Angeles at the age of 76. He was one of the most politically outspoken jazz musicians of his time. Watch him discuss his music and politics in a 2006 Democracy Now! interview.
    July 12, 2014 | Blog Post
  • Jazz Legend Charlie Haden on His Life, His Music and His Politics Charliehadendn
    We speak with legendary bass player and composer, Charlie Haden, one of the most politically outspoken jazz musicians of his time. During the middle of the Vietnam War, Haden formed the Liberation Music Orchestra that mixed songs from the Spanish Civil War, anti-war songs and a tribute to Che Guevera. He recently re-formed the group to respond to the Bush administration and the invasion of...
    September 01, 2006 | Story