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May 10, 2007 Benny Golson and Joe Zawinul perform from the North Sea Jazz Festival recorded by JazzSet.

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September 21, 2007 In his short, brilliant career, the virtuoso pioneered a new role for the electric bass in jazz.

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December 8, 2004 Inventive fingerstyle guitarist, Kaki King; The remarkable dexterity of Adrian Legg; The return ...

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September 11, 2007 The pianist helped develop and define jazz fusion, introducing electronics and rock into jazz.

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The cover of Heavy Weather

August 1, 2001 Weather Report's Heavy Weather mixes acoustic and electronic jazz with Afro-Cuban Santeria rhythm.

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Argentine musician Juana Molina.

October 17, 2013 We were thrilled to have Juana Molina on this week's show to talk about her new album, Wed21.

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Chick Corea of Return to Forever (300 long)

February 2, 2009 Miles Davis helped lead the way to a new direction in jazz. Hear five classic examples.

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