Chris Potter (center) performs live at the Village Vanguard. John Rogers for NPR/johnrogersnyc.com hide caption

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Marcus Strickland (left) and Eric Harland, during their bands' performances at 92Y Tribeca. John Rogers for NPR/johnrogersnyc.com hide caption

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