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Harlem’s Studio Museum Acquires Monumental Artwork by Rising Star Sam Levi Jones

The Studio Museum, which concentrates its focus on artists of African descent, has decided to acquire two of the three artworks in its current show Samuel Levi Jones: Unbound. 311 more words

Legacy Digs Into 2 Decades of Miles Davis Performances With The Newport Jazz Festival In Deluxe 4 Disc Box Set (1955-1975) | Music News

Legacy Digs Into 2 Decades of Miles Davis Performances With The Newport Jazz Festival In Deluxe 4 Disc Box Set (1955-1975) | Music News

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New Orleans Music Playlist Episode 1

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Featured performer Robin Barnes- Pieces
Gal Holiday and Honky Tonk Revue- Broke Down and Broke
A conversation with Trombone Shorty in Treme

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When A Jazz Giant and Rock's Most Eclectic Outfit Collided: Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention With Special Guest Roland Kirk, Boston Globe Jazz Festival 1969 | Blast From The Past 500 | Vintage Music

When A Jazz Giant and Rock’s Most Eclectic Outfit Collided: Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention With Special Guest Roland Kirk, Boston Globe Jazz Festival 1969 | Blast From The Past 500 | Vintage Music… 516 more words

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Dave Brubeck & Gerry Mulligan Live Album From Mexico Tour of '68 Reissued On 180-Gram Vinyl With Speakers Corner | Music News

Dave Brubeck & Gerry Mulligan Live Album From Mexico Tour of ’68 Reissued On 180-Gram Vinyl With Speakers Corner | Music News

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Jazz for the Living and the Dead at Woodlawn Cemetery

Last night I had the chance to see the graves of some jazz greats and then hear their music played live.  I took the 4 train to the end of the line to hear the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra play a free concert in Woodlawn Cemetery.   632 more words

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17-city tour to mark Newport Jazz Festival's 60th

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The Newport Jazz Festival is kicking off its 60th anniversary with a 17-city U.S. tour.

The concerts in February and March will feature an ensemble of jazz artists picked by festival creator George Wein (ween). 127 more words

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