Clarinet and saxophone player Paquito D'Rivera wore a James Moody T-shirt during a recent recording session in Brazil. Jorge Rosenberg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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James Moody On Piano Jazz

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James Moody's 80th Birthday On JazzSet

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Remembering James Moody's Humble Gift For Music

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James Moody was named an NEA Jazz Master in 1998. Here, Moody attends the 2006 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters induction. Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Remembers Saxophonist James Moody

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Moody And Jones' Jazz Reunion Is A 'Delight'

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