Bill Smith: Musical Gemini - Living 50 Years of Jazz

January 8, 2014

Bill Smith boasts two musical personalities. Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar looks into Smith’s roles as both the professor emeritus at the University of Washington School of Music and a freelance jazz clarinetist. They discuss his career as a part of many different musical genres, the cyclical nature of jazz’s popularity and also view performance clips in this 1995 interview.

Marcia Alvar, host
Bill Smith, jazz clarinetist