The students of the New York Jazz Workshop vocal classes led by Fay Victor and Olivia Foschi have been taped for a BBC show about songs of freedom. The show takes a close look at Billy Taylor’s “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free” made famous by Nina Simone.
BBC World has an audience of 250 million around the globe on TV, online, on the radio. They are heard on a host of NPR affiliated radio stations across America. The show was broadcast in February 2014 and you can listen to it here
The interview to the students of the New York Jazz Workshop is found 17 minutes into the program starting at 18.05