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Coming Soon: Revive Big Band, Where Jazz Meets Hip-Hop

For trumpeter and composer Igmar Thomas, much in contemporary music evolved from jazz of eras past.

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How To Turn A One-Man Band Into A 10-Piece Orchestra

When Steven Bernstein started working with pianist Henry Butler, unique ideas came to the fore.

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Live March 18: SFJAZZ Collective Plays Joe Henderson

The octet salutes a tenor titan and long-time San Francisco resident — and plays its own new tunes.

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Marilyn And Alan Bergman On Piano Jazz

Marian McPartland accompanies the renowned songwriters on "The Way We Were" and "Nice 'n' Easy."

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Introducing Marcus Roberts And The Modern Jazz Generation

The pianist's new 11-piece band combines his trio with younger musicians he has mentored.

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Anat Cohen & Choro Aventuroso At Jazz At Lincoln Center

The clarinetist leads a new quartet exploring Brazil's improvisatory instrumental tradition.

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Jackie Cain On Piano Jazz

Cain lends her smooth, feathery voice to "Wait 'Til You See Her" and "You Don't Know What Love Is."

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Marcus Roberts And The Modern Jazz Generation At Jazz At Lincoln Center

The gifted pianist rounded up several of his students into a band — and wrote new music for them.

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Jason Moran And The Bandwagon At The Kennedy Center

The pianist and his long-running trio take on music of Fats Waller and other surprises on home turf.

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The Many Sides Of David Murray

The prodigious saxophonist returned to New York recently for three sets with three different bands.