The Cool Toddcast

The Cool Toddcast

All things jazz. Produced by acclaimed Grammy Award winning jazz bassist Todd Coolman, a variety of subjects related to jazz will be discussed. With over 40 years experience as a jazz musician and educator, Todd will share insider perspectives pertaining to jazz performance, road life, stories about jazz musicians and notable events, jazz improvisation, jazz education, jazz history, jazz criticism and just about anything. Questions provided by listeners will be addressed by Todd and he will also conduct interviews of today's leading jazz artists. lxCdVW958xSBblqVLItV

Recent Episodes

Episode 78 - A Conversation With Educator And Saxophonist David Demsey

Oct. 5, 2022

Longtime colleagues and friends Dave and Todd discuss their lives inside and outside of music.

Episode 77 - A Conversation With Impresario and Festival Producer Extraordinaire Danny Melnick

Sept. 28, 2022

Danny and Todd look at the music business from the presenter's perspective.

Episode 76 - A Conversation With Trumpeter/Vocalist Benny Benack III

Sept. 21, 2022

Benny and Todd discuss all that goes into being a jazz musician in today's topsy-turvy music business.

Episode 75 - A Conversation With Trumpeter Brandon Lee

Sept. 8, 2022

Brandon discusses his background and what the factors of his success are.

Episode 74 - Wisdom From The Masters

Aug. 31, 2022

Todd discusses some sage advice by way of Jazz Master Benny Golson.

Episode 73 - A Conversation With Pianist And Influencer Emmet Cohen

Aug. 24, 2022

Todd and Emmet discuss the many facets of Emmet's musical spheres.