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Newport Jazz Festival

Marcus Miller performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.
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Marcus Miller performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

NPR Music Presents The 2013 Newport Jazz Festival

August 3, 2013 Relive the festival with sets by Wayne Shorter, Gregory Porter, Mary Halvorson and more.

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About The Festival

The Newport Jazz Festival, was founded by jazz pianist George Wein in 1954 as the first outdoor music festival of its kind devoted entirely to jazz, and is now universally acknowledged as the grandfather of all jazz festivals. For information on attending this year's Festival, visit their official website.

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