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Jesse Kitt

Lizz Wright: Finding Grace In The South

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Christian Scott: Building Bridges Across Cultures

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Mike Reed: The World That I'm In

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Fred Hersch And The Art Of Introspection

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Behind The SFJAZZ Collective

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The Jazz Organ Tradition In Philadelphia

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The Many Sides Of David Murray

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Farrad Ali

Wayne Shorter: Artist In Residence At The Detroit Jazz Festival

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This year, we bade farewell to avant-garde pioneer Muhal Richard Abrams. Michael Hoefner/Wikipedia hide caption

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'Jazz Night In America' Remembers Artists We Lost In 2017

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The Jazz at Lincoln Center's annual Big Band Holiday concert, performed on December 13th, 2017. Lawrence Sumlong/Jazz at Lincoln Center hide caption

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Grover Washington Jr. performs on stage during the "One Night With Blue Note" concert in New York on Feb. 22, 1985. Anthony Barboza/Getty Images hide caption

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How Grover Washington Jr. Defined And Transcended 'Smooth Jazz'

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Jimmy Greene's 'Beautiful Life'

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Frank Stewart

Louis Hayes Celebrates His 80th Birthday In A Packed Jazz Club

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Talent And Tourism Keep Blues Alive In Clarksdale, Mississippi

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At Ojai Music Festival, Vijay Iyer Showcases Improvisation

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Abdullah Ibrahim: How Improvisation Saved My Life

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Roscoe Mitchell (saxophone), Hugh Ragin (piccolo trumpet), Junius Paul (bass) and Famadou Don Moye (drums) of the Art Ensemble of Chicago perform at London's Cafe OTO on Feb. 1, 2017. Roger Thomas hide caption

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Cyrille Aimée And Daymé Arocena Make Jazz Their Own

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