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Songs We Love: Ben Wendel Group, 'Doubt'

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Songs We Love: Slavic Soul Party!, 'Bluebird Of Delhi'

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04Rhapsody in Berlin

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    Rhapsody in Berlin
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    We Be All Africans
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    Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids
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    Strut
    Released
    1969

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18Fascinating Rhythm

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    Fascinating Rhythm
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    Live at Rosy's
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    Sarah Vaughan
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    Resonance
    Released
    2016

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Henry Threadgill calls his Pulitzer-winning piece, In for a Penny, In for a Pound, "an epic." John Rogers/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Henry Threadgill Zooid, 'In For A Penny, In For A Pound (Opening)'

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The ELEW Trio With Veal And Tain

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01Backbone

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    Backbone
    Album
    All My Yesterdays: The Debut 1966 Village Vanguard Recordings
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    Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra
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    Resonance
    Released
    2016

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