Playing tracks by
Colin Hancock, Colin Hancock's Signature Seven, W. G. Haenschen and Tom Schiffer and W. G. Haenschen's Banjo Orchestra.
Host Roger Smith catches up with the young traditional-jazz phenomenon Colin Hancock, who graduated Cornell in 2019. Special focus on the CD he recently curated, "The Missing Link," rescuing Gus Haenschen from obscurity and revealing much about the 1910s transition from ragtime to jazz. Originally aired on WRFI Sept. 25, 2020, 12noon-2pm. (pt. 1 of 2)