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Rudy Van Gelder, Definitive Jazz Recording Engineer, Has Died

The man who captured hundreds of jazz’s greatest recordings — by Miles Davis and John Coltrane, Duke Ellington ...

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Norah Jones On Piano Jazz

The smoky-voiced singer reinvents standards like “The Nearness Of You” in a 2003 session.

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BADBADNOTGOOD On World Cafe

The Toronto improvisational band is known for collaborations with Ghostface Killah and Tyler, the Creator. Watch a video ...

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Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Dies At 94

The Belgian-American musician, also known for his guitar playing and whistling, performed with the stars of postwar jazz ...

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