ANFTD #68: Andrew Cyrille

Dave visits legendary drummer and composer Andrew Cyrille to talk about how he organizes his music, why he calls Dave “David,” and his recent record Lebroba with Wadada Leo Smith and Bill Frisell.

ANFTD #67: Alexis Cuadrado

Bassist and composer Alexis Cuadrado joins Dave to talk about his background in Barcelona and his influences from Flamenco, jazz, poetry and more.

ANFTD #66: Sam Newsome

Dave talks to Sam Newsome about being a solo soprano saxophonist, how he creates his recordings, and the basic underlying decisions that guide his work.

ANFTD #65: Ryan Keberle introduces ‘The Hope I Hold’

Special edition: This is a recording made by NY trombonist Ryan Keberle about his new record 'The Hope I Hold', which we're releasing on June 28.

ANFTD #64: Fay Victor

Fay Victor comes to visit the podcast with music in many collaborations.

ANFTD #63: Roxy Coss

This month's episode visits Roxy Coss, composer, saxophonist, and activist.

ANFTD #62: Tomeka Reid

Delighted to speak with Tomeka Reid about her work as a cellist and improviser/composer.

ANFTD #61: Anna Webber

Dave and Anna talk about how she develops her elaborately wrought compositions and her surprising sources and inspirations. Her path as a player of flutes and saxophones.

ANFTD #60: Kate Gentile

Extraordinary drummer, composer, percussionist Kate Gentile talks with Dave about her compositions, her album, Mannequins, and her wide ranging collaborations.

ANFTD #59: Nabaté Isles

NSI Universal recording artist Nabaté Isles joins Dave to discuss his new album Eclectic Excursions.

ANFTD #58: Melvin Gibbs

Dave talks to legendary bassist, composer, producer Melvin Gibbs.

ANFTD #57: Marilyn Crispell

Pianist and composer Marilyn Crispell joins Dave Douglas to discuss her music, collaborations, composition and her life as a self-described “traveling bum.”