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Concerts

The Sound Prints Quintet is (L-R): Lawrence Fields, Dave Douglas, Joe Lovano, Linda Oh, Joey Baron.

November 28, 2012 Few jazz artists are as active as co-bandleaders Joe Lovano (saxophone) and Dave Douglas (trumpet).

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September 19, 2012 The trumpeter's new band, with folksinger Aoife O'Donovan, explores a carefully curated hymnal.

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Billy Childs performs at the Monterey Jazz Festival.

April 7, 2011 Back to back, hear a soaring four-piece ensemble and a band powered by lips.

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Dave Douglas

August 8, 2010 The noted trumpeter and composer leads a compact-but-mighty brass ensemble with style and verve.

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Dave Douglas

December 9, 2009 The trumpeter and composer's most popular band, filled with world-class talent, presents new works.

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Studio Sessions

Dave Douglas.

August 30, 2013 The boundary-pushing trumpeter plays Mary Lou Williams tunes with Marian McPartland in 2000.

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Dave Douglas Brass Ecstacy performing a Tiny Desk Concert.

July 20, 2009 Or, the day a trumpet, trombone, French horn and tuba played us a soulful Rufus Wainwright cover.

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Interviews & Profiles

Dave Douglas' new album, Be Still, includes hymns he played at his mother's funeral service.

December 16, 2012 The trumpeter's new album of reinterpreted religious music is a tribute to his late mother.

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June 4, 2008 The jazz trumpeter and his band are taking a second look at silent films with brand-new scores.

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Discover Songs

April 28, 2003 It may sound like classical music, but for NPR reviewer Tom Manoff, it's pancultural — an unusu...

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Reviews

Dave Douglas.

October 18, 2011 In which the trumpeter and jazz composer experiments in both medium and music.

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Wayne Shorter.

December 18, 2013 We asked 137 journalists to pick their favorite new albums. Here are their collective top 10 picks.

The Brad Mehldau Trio.

September 15, 2008 Here are five jazz artists who break away from the "standards" for more modern fare.

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

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Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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  • Album: Be Still
  • Artist: Dave Douglas
  • Label: Green Leaf Records
  • Released: 2012
 

Moonshine

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  • Album: Moonshine
  • Artist: Dave Douglas & Keystone
  • Label: Green Leaf
  • Released: 2008