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May 10, 2007 Benny Golson and Joe Zawinul perform from the North Sea Jazz Festival recorded by JazzSet.
September 21, 2007 In his short, brilliant career, the virtuoso pioneered a new role for the electric bass in jazz.
December 8, 2004 Inventive fingerstyle guitarist, Kaki King; The remarkable dexterity of Adrian Legg; The return ...
September 11, 2007 The pianist helped develop and define jazz fusion, introducing electronics and rock into jazz.
August 1, 2001 Weather Report's Heavy Weather mixes acoustic and electronic jazz with Afro-Cuban Santeria rhythm.
February 2, 2009 Miles Davis helped lead the way to a new direction in jazz. Hear five classic examples.
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