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If Not Jazz Education, What Will Rebuild Jazz Audiences?

A professor of music writes about how a proliferation of teaching jazz hasn’t made it more popular.

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Gil Evans, Essential Jazz Arranger, At 100

Famous for his collaborations with Miles Davis, Evans brought orchestral colors and textures to jazz, and was a ...

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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 ...

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Around The Jazz Internet: May 11, 2012

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

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