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Jazz Around the World - 17 April - France

Welcome to France. Today we will be spending time with two artists with a common classical foundation, but whose styles are as far apart on the Jazz spectrum as you can get. 271 more words

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Jazz Around the World - 16 April - England

Welcome to England. We are here today to pay a visit first to the group Shakatak. Next keyboardist/vibraphonist/percussionist Victor Feldman will play for us. 223 more words

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Jazz Around the World - 15 April - Belgium

Welcome to Belgium. We have a special guest playing for us today; none other than the great Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans, better known as… 164 more words

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Jazz Around the World - 14 April - The Netherlands

Welcome to The Netherlands. On tap today is saxophonist Candy Dulfer. She is the daughter of Dutch saxophonist Hans Dulfer. They collaborate often but Candy has made quite a name for herself on her own, touring the world while she’s at it. 131 more words

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Jazz Around the World - 13 April - Denmark

Welcome to Denmark. Performing for us today is another legend on the bass: Mr. Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen. Between the 1960s and 1980s, the prolific Ørsted Pedersen played on some 400 albums and was one of the people responsible for bringing the double bass from the background to an equal, even leading part of the group. 91 more words

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Jazz Around the World - 12 April - Spain

Welcome to Spain. It is with sadness that I must inform you that our scheduled featured artist today passed away on 25 February while this tour was being put together. 137 more words

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