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Days With Dizzy: Arturo Sandoval On His Trumpet Mentor

The Cuban trumpeter first met Dizzy Gillespie in 1977, when the American jazzman came to Havana to play ...


Around The Jazz Internet: May 11, 2012

“Cookie cutter” students, young musicians in New York and the history of jazz in India.


40 Years Of Mondays: One Saxophonist’s Addiction To The Fringe

In Boston, three professors and musical virtuosos meet weekly to give concerts of free improvisation — and have ...


Daryl Sherman Pays Tribute To Johnny Mercer On Piano Jazz

Piano Jazz celebrates the centennial of songwriter and lyricist Johnny Mercer. Pianist-singer and Mercer enthusiast Daryl Sherman brings ...