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  • Top 10 Moments in Jazz History

    Top 10 Moments in Jazz History

    10. In 1956, while in the throes of kicking his heroin addiction and late for a gig, Miles Davis picks up a small black snake that had wandered into his Missouri home and...

  • Tampere Jazz Happening 2018: Warmth for winter

    Tampere Jazz Happening 2018: Warmth for winter

    In Finland, as winter begins and the clocks change, the city of Tampere, a couple hours north of Helsinki, hosts its International Jazz Happening over a long weekend. The world comes to...

  • Meet Roy Hargrove

    Meet Roy Hargrove

    Yeah, with some cats. Especially cats like Ralph Moore. I like playing with Ralph. I remember the first time I played a gig with him was at The Willow, when I was going to Berklee....

  • Edgefest 2018: The Chicago Connection

    Edgefest 2018: The Chicago Connection

    This year, Ann Arbor, Michigan's Edgefest Festival turned to Chicago for inspiration. An astonishing array of talented musicians, most with roots in Chicago's storied past or its vibrant present...

  • Big in Japan: A History of Jazz in the Land of the Rising Sun, Part 1

    Big in Japan: A History of Jazz in the Land of...

    The music market in Japan--second only to the U.S. in terms of revenue--generates more than two-billion dollars in sales annually. Enthusiasts and collectors of jazz recordings had long ago discovered that Japan's...

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Javon Jackson
For You

Espace Cardin 1977

Dexter Gordon...
Espace Cardin 1977

Song of No Regrets

Eric Alexander
Song of No Regrets

Ay  Que Boogaloo!

Spanglish Fly
Ay Que Boogaloo!

When Sunny Gets Blue: Spring ’68 Sessions

Gordon Beck Quartet...
When Sunny Gets...

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Lake Geneva

Floyd Domino's All-Stars

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Floyd Domino's...

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Giacomo Gates
G8S

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Charlie Mariano
Charlie Mariano

Charlie Mariano is an American jazz alto saxophonist. He played with one of the Stan Kenton big bands, Toshiko Akiyoshi (his then wife), Charles Mingus, Eberhard Weber, the United Jazz and Rock Ensemble... read more

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