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Articles by Franz A. Matzner

  1. In This Life Jamie Baum
    In This Life
    2013-09-14 | 2,996 page views
  2. Endangered Species: The Music of Wayne Shorter David Weiss
    Endangered Species: The Music of Wayne Shorter
    2013-08-16 | 4,140 page views
  3. Lento Youn Sun Nah
    Lento
    2013-06-19 | 2,293 page views
  4. Pascal's Triangle Pascal's Triangle
    Pascal's Triangle
    2013-05-14 | 1,926 page views
  5. Clarity Laszlo Gardony
    Clarity
    2013-05-08 | 1,669 page views
  6. The Bridge Charnett Moffett
    The Bridge
    2013-04-18 | 2,610 page views
  7. No Begining No End Jose James
    No Begining No End
    2013-01-23 | 5,615 page views
  8. In The Now John Yao
    In The Now
    2012-10-25 | 5,722 page views
  9. Protoleia Mahlis-Panos Project
    Protoleia
    2012-09-11 | 2,465 page views
  10. Heritage Lionel Loueke
    Heritage
    2012-08-30 | 5,900 page views
  11. Swing of Many Colors Jazz Arts Trio
    Swing of Many Colors
    2012-06-23 | 2,467 page views
  12. By A Little Light Matt Ulery
    By A Little Light
    2012-06-13 | 5,254 page views
  13. Spirit Fiction Ravi Coltrane
    Spirit Fiction
    2012-06-12 | 5,217 page views
  14. Frequent Flyer Lorenzo Feliciati
    Frequent Flyer
    2012-06-04 | 2,288 page views
  15. Jazz Punks: Smashups Jazz Punks
    Jazz Punks: Smashups
    2012-04-16 | 5,739 page views
  16. Three Lafayette Gilchrist
    Three
    2007-07-08 | 3,379 page views
  17. Chanson du Vieux Carre Harry Connick Jr.
    Chanson du Vieux Carre
    2007-02-15 | 6,328 page views
  18. What's Up? The Very Tall Band
    What's Up?
    2007-02-08 | 3,314 page views
  19. Wood II Brian Bromberg
    Wood II
    2006-04-03 | 5,882 page views
  20. Towards the Shining Path Lafayette Gilchrist
    Towards the Shining Path
    2005-11-10 | 8,439 page views
  21. Faluas Do Tejo Madredeus
    Faluas Do Tejo
    2005-08-04 | 5,026 page views
  22. Music from the Hearts of the Masters Jack DeJohnette and Foday Musa Suso
    Music from the Hearts of the Masters
    2005-04-19 | 8,009 page views
  23. Taylor Made at the Kennedy Center Billy Taylor
    Taylor Made at the Kennedy Center
    2005-04-14 | 5,898 page views
  24. Reflex Claudio Scolari
    Reflex
    2005-03-13 | 4,382 page views
  25. Live at the Iridium Monty Alexander
    Live at the Iridium
    2005-02-09 | 3,913 page views
  26. Out of Nowhere Two Siberians
    Out of Nowhere
    2005-01-28 | 4,224 page views
  27. At Sunset Rob Price
    At Sunset
    2004-10-21 | 6,838 page views
  28. Storyhill Urban Survival
    Storyhill
    2004-09-07 | 3,284 page views
  29. Year of the Endless Moment The Moving Form
    Year of the Endless Moment
    2004-09-06 | 3,651 page views
  30. Outside to Play Josh Irving Quartet
    Outside to Play
    2004-09-06 | 5,169 page views
  31. The Music According to Lafayette Gilchrist Lafayette Gilchrist
    The Music According to Lafayette Gilchrist
    2004-09-01 | 8,363 page views
  32. Monk 'Round the World Thelonious Monk
    Monk 'Round the World
    2004-08-13 | 7,784 page views
  33. The Talented Touch and Porgy and Bess Hank Jones
    The Talented Touch and Porgy and Bess
    2004-07-10 | 7,650 page views
  34. Like Fine Wine George Shearing
    Like Fine Wine
    2004-07-10 | 4,280 page views
  35. So What: The Best of Michel Petrucciani Michel Petrucciani
    So What: The Best of Michel Petrucciani
    2004-07-01 | 6,205 page views
  36. Bossa Nova John Pizzarelli
    Bossa Nova
    2004-04-14 | 4,513 page views
  37. Humans Mark Stanley Quartet
    Humans
    2004-04-02 | 3,993 page views
  38. Sally Stark Sings Maxine Sullivan Sally Stark
    Sally Stark Sings Maxine Sullivan
    2004-04-02 | 2,692 page views
  39. Rocksteady Monty Alexander
    Rocksteady
    2004-03-25 | 4,149 page views
  40. The Passage Andy Narell
    The Passage
    2004-03-20 | 4,340 page views
  41. The Magic Hour Wynton Marsalis
    The Magic Hour
    2004-03-02 | 8,741 page views
  42. The Painter Ari Hoenig
    The Painter
    2004-02-16 | 8,231 page views
  43. Jazz Sexy Various
    Jazz Sexy
    2004-02-08 | 9,115 page views
  44. The Giant Pin The Nels Cline Singers
    The Giant Pin
    2004-02-07 | 4,827 page views
  45. Texas Rumba Harvie S
    Texas Rumba
    2004-01-17 | 3,491 page views
  46. Time Will Tell Dom Minasi
    Time Will Tell
    2004-01-07 | 2,827 page views
  47. Poetry of Love Angela Hagenbach
    Poetry of Love
    2004-01-04 | 3,815 page views
  48. Talk Of The Town Cheryl Bentyne
    Talk Of The Town
    2004-01-04 | 3,654 page views
  49. You And The Night And The Music Alan Broadbent
    You And The Night And The Music
    2003-12-19 | 3,186 page views
  50. Animations John Basile/John Abercrombie
    Animations
    2003-11-13 | 3,097 page views

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    2012-10-23 | 4,741 page views
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    DC Jazz Festival 2012: In Memoriam Chuck Brown
    2012-07-22 | 5,029 page views
  9. Catching Up With
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    2012-06-18 | 9,681 page views
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    2011-12-27 | 12,877 page views
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    2011-06-30 | 11,666 page views
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    2011-05-02 | 6,927 page views
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    2011-03-14 | 14,782 page views
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    2010-10-29 | 10,318 page views
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    2010-07-13 | 7,056 page views
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    2010-06-28 | 14,502 page views
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    Mary Lou Williams Festival 2010
    2010-06-24 | 8,343 page views
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    Allison Miller: Breaking Ground
    2010-05-17 | 13,716 page views
  22. Live Reviews
    JD Allen Trio at Bohemian Caverns, February 27, 2010
    2010-03-17 | 7,408 page views
  23. Interviews
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    2010-03-08 | 14,437 page views
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    2009-12-09 | 25,053 page views
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    Jon Irabagon Plays KC Jazz Club
    2009-11-18 | 5,092 page views
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    Overtone Quartet on Display at Kennedy Center
    2009-10-16 | 5,044 page views
  27. Interviews
    Kelvin Sholar: Artistic Crossroads
    2009-04-27 | 9,060 page views
  28. District Jazz
    Blue Note 7 Celebrates 70 at the Kennedy Center
    2009-04-12 | 2,529 page views
  29. Interviews
    Bernard Stollman: ESP Disk's Sound Revolution
    2009-01-06 | 14,198 page views
  30. District Jazz
    Duke Ellington Jazz Fest 2008: The Evolution of a Jazz Festival
    2008-12-16 | 7,629 page views
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    Brad Shepik: Sounding A Global Warming Warning
    2008-12-08 | 12,224 page views
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    Greg Osby: New Mission, New Label, New Responsibility
    2008-10-28 | 13,589 page views
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    Jeremy Pelt and JD Allen: New Leaders at Kennedy Center
    2008-09-25 | 4,548 page views
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    Nick Vayenas: First Steps
    2008-09-16 | 8,661 page views
  35. Interviews
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    2008-07-15 | 12,221 page views
  36. Interviews
    Amina Figarova: Cross-Continental Jazz
    2008-07-08 | 9,241 page views
  37. Interviews
    Mark Guiliana: New Beats
    2008-04-08 | 26,868 page views
  38. District Jazz
    Jazz Ambassadors: Photography Exhibit to Document History of...
    2008-04-02 | 7,896 page views
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    Dana Leong: No Boundaries
    2008-02-26 | 11,041 page views
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    Regina Carter: Experimenting with Time
    2008-02-21 | 3,768 page views
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    New Inventions: Greg Osby Debuts Latest Band at Kennedy Center...
    2007-11-12 | 8,022 page views
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    3rd Annual Duke Ellington Festival, Washington D.C.
    2007-10-15 | 5,346 page views
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    John Ferguson on American Voices: Musical Diplomacy
    2007-07-24 | 11,681 page views
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    2007 Women in Jazz Festival
    2007-05-09 | 4,733 page views
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    2007-02-23 | 9,928 page views
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    2006-10-30 | 9,567 page views
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    Monk Institute Celebrates 20th Anniversary
    2006-10-11 | 4,594 page views
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    Ann Hampton Callaway Swings Blues Alley
    2006-09-22 | 6,973 page views
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    2006-06-01 | 11,797 page views
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    2005-09-28 | 18,494 page views
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    Wynton Marsalis Speaks Out
    2004-02-27 | 17,590 page views
  5. Interviews
    T.S. Monk Speaks Out
    2003-11-06 | 17,048 page views
  6. Interviews
    Conversation with Charnett Moffett
    2003-10-28 | 16,838 page views
  7. Interviews
    Conversation with Avishai Cohen
    2003-10-03 | 16,745 page views
  8. District Jazz
    Bohemian Revolution: Ari Hoenig at Twins Jazz
    2004-02-18 | 15,897 page views
  9. Interviews
    A Modern Masterpiece: Chris Potter on Recording Lift
    2004-07-28 | 15,282 page views
  10. Interviews
    Conversation with Scott Colley
    2003-10-05 | 14,991 page views
  11. Interviews
    Wadada Leo Smith: The Teacher
    2011-03-14 | 14,782 page views
  12. Interviews
    Alan Ferber: Developing String Theory
    2010-06-28 | 14,502 page views
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    Jason Moran on 'The Bandwagon'
    2003-10-09 | 14,491 page views
  14. Interviews
    Luis Bonilla: I Talking Now
    2010-03-08 | 14,437 page views
  15. Interviews
    Bernard Stollman: ESP Disk's Sound Revolution
    2009-01-06 | 14,198 page views
  16. District Jazz
    The Resounding Sound of Cindy Blackman
    2003-10-15 | 13,950 page views
  17. Interviews
    Saxophonist John O'Gallagher and Modern Jazz Composition
    2004-04-14 | 13,796 page views
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    Akua Allrich: Washington Rising
    2010-11-01 | 13,779 page views
  19. Interviews
    Day's Dawning: An Interview with Singer Devorah Day
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    2010-05-17 | 13,716 page views
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    2003-11-06 | 13,182 page views
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    2004-02-13 | 13,020 page views
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