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Live May 27: Kamasi Washington's 'The Epic' In Concert

The saxophonist's sprawling work comes to life with his band, a choir, strings and special guests.

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Live May 20: The Bad Plus Joshua Redman At Detroit Jazz Festival

The new band joining the saxophonist and the collaborative trio remakes each others' tunes.

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Live May 13: Celebrating Joe Temperley In Concert

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra salutes its baritone saxophonist and elder statesman.

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Live May 6: Vijay Iyer Trio At Metropolitan Museum Of Art

A piano trio that's made an art of collective rhythmic risk-taking performs at an Egyptian temple.

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Live April 29: Akua Dixon At Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival

The cellist leads her string ensemble in concert, featuring her two children on voice and drums.

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Stanley Cowell On Piano Jazz

Hear the pianist perform his composition "Equipoise" for an NPR studio audience.

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The Legacy Of The Jazz Organ In Philadelphia

The city salutes three of its many organ pioneers: Jimmy Smith, Shirley Scott and Charles Earland.

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Simón Bolívar Big Band Jazz In Concert

The flagship jazz band of Venezuelan youth music education program El Sistema visits New York City.

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Henry Mancini On Piano Jazz

In a 1985 session, the composer and pianist plays "Days Of Wine And Roses" and other favorites.

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Celebrating Billie Holiday's Centennial With Cassandra Wilson

One of today's top singers turns her blues, country and folk-tinged delivery on Holiday's songbook.