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Walter Davis Jr. On Piano Jazz

One of the great bebop stylists of his time, the pianist joined host Marian McPartland for this session ...

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Songs We Love: Ben Wendel Group, ‘Doubt’

For a “jazz” song, there’s not a ton of extended solo improvisation. But sometimes a great melody deserves ...

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Three Miles Ahead

Hear three interpretations of the musical icon: on screen, with actor and director Don Cheadle; on the page, ...

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Cecile McLorin Salvant And Sullivan Fortner

The communication between piano and voice often becomes deeply personal. Two rising stars of their instruments prove as ...

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