The Experience with Dedry Jones
The Experience with Dedry Jones is a celebration of music. Captured live before a studio audience in WTTW’s intimate Grainger Studio, audiences will enjoy a personal conversation with a world class musician, interspersed with a live music performances backed by a full band. Each episode takes the audience on a unique and compelling journey through the artist's life, through their own words, experience, and song.
Each one-hour program is hosted by Dedry Jones, who has interviewed numerous top music artists across the genres. When he’s not conversing with the stars, Dedry is the owner of The Music Experience, an actual brick and mortar store in Chicago where you can stop by, listen to music, relax with a magazine or just talk about the music you love (or don't love).
Brian Culbertson is an award-winning multi-instrumentalist, writer, and producer who crosses the genres of contemporary jazz, R&B, and funk.
Grammy nominee Will Downing’s voice is one of the most distinctive, loved and instantly recognizable voices in R&B.
Roberto Fonseca is an Afro-Cuban jazz pianist, composer, and producer. Fonseca has toured internationally with members of the Buena Vista Social Club, and was nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Latin Jazz Album.