Author Spotlight

Nate Chinen

Nate Chinen is the author of Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century. A former jazz critic for the New York Times and former columnist for JazzTimes, he is the director of editorial content at WBGO and a regular contributor to NPR Music. A thirteen-time winner of the Helen Dance–Robert Palmer Award for Excellence in Writing, he is also the coauthor of George Wein’s Myself Among Others: A Life in Music.