Related Program: Last Quarter with Josh Jackson Last Quarter: Interview with Pianist and Jazz Musician John Beasley By Josh Jackson • Oct 10, 2017 Related Program: Last Quarter with Josh Jackson ShareTweetEmail John Beasley Listen Listening... / 18:27 Composer and arranger John Beasley talks to Josh Jackson about his recent recording, John Beasley Presents MONK'estra Vol. 2. MONK'estra performs Wednesday, October 11th at Jefferson Center in Roanoke. Tags: Jefferson CenterJazzShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Last Quarter: An Interview with Shabaka Hutchings By Josh Jackson • Jun 26, 2017 Josh Jackson spoke to saxophonist and composer Shabaka Hutchings in New York during the annual Winter Jazz Festival. Hear and read that conversation. Is your birth name Shabaka? Shabaka being one of the pharaohs. Miles Ahead: A Look at Don Cheadle's Portrait of Miles Davis By Kelsea Pieters • Apr 18, 2016 Gunfights. Car chases. A shady journalist. An artist on the edge. These are not the things you’d expect from a film about a jazz musician. But with Miles Ahead, director and star Don Cheadle created a portrait of Miles Davis that the legendary trumpeter would have loved to be a part of. Josh Jackson hosts an hour of conversation with Don Cheadle, Miles' son Erin Davis, nephew Vince Wilburn, Jr. and film score composer Robert Glasper.