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Kenny Garrett

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September 5, 2006 Saxophonist Kenny Garrett talks about his attempts to marry Asian music with jazz.

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Kenny Garrett's "Welcome Earth Song" conjures the spirit of Pharoah Sanders — and a soul-stirring church service.

April 24, 2012 "Welcome Earth Song" conjures the spirit of Sanders — as well as a soul-stirring church service.

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Donny Hathaway remains widely admired in jazz, but much of his repertoire has yet to be tapped by improvisers.

January 17, 2014 The singer remains influential in jazz, but improvisers have yet to fully mine his repertoire.

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Beyond the Wall

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  • Album: Beyond the Wall
  • Artist: Kenny Garrett
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 2006
 

Seeds from the Underground

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  • Album: Seeds from the Underground
  • Artist: Kenny Garrett
  • Label: Mack Avenue
  • Released: 2012