Speaker - Ben Ratliff

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Ben Ratliff has been a jazz critic at The New York Times since 1996. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and their two sons. His New York Times Essential Library: Jazz was published in 2002. He has written three books: The Jazz Ear: Conversations Over Music (2008); Coltrane: The Story of a Sound (2007, finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award); and Jazz: A Critic's Guide to the 100 Most Important Recordings (2002).

2 Programs

Ben Ratliff in Conversation with Bennie Maupin

11.12.08 | 01:17:38 min | 0 comments

Coltrane: The Story of a Sound

09.19.07 | 01:01:20 min | 1 comment