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Patti Bown On Piano Jazz

Hear the pianist in the Quincy Jones Orchestra join host Marian McPartland for some swinging music and a ...

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John Scofield Performs ‘Quiet And Loud Jazz’

Scofield’s albums Loud Jazz and Quiet were both genuine expressions of his flexible musical personality. In this program, ...

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Lafayette Gilchrist Plays The ‘Blues For Freddie Gray’

The jazz pianist’s latest album with his go-go backing band features a powerful song he wrote in tribute ...

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Fascinating Algorithm: Dan Tepfer’s Player Piano Is His Composing Partner

Tepfer sees jazz as the pursuit of freedom within a framework — a premise that underlies his work ...

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