Kevin Whitehead Kevin Whitehead is the jazz critic on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.

Jazz Legend Allen Toussaint's Touch And Timing Shine On His Last Record

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Jazz Drummer Matt Wilson's 'Big Happy Family' Is Heartfelt And Harmonious

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Kindred Spirits Cuong Vu And Pat Metheny Come Together In A New Jazz Album

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Ralph Peterson Proves We're In A Golden Age Of Jazz Piano Trios

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Power Trio Mixes Old And New, And The Result Is 'Perfection'

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Jazz Legend Sonny Rollins Revisits Past Performances With 'Holding The Stage'

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Henry Threadgill Doubles Up On 'Old Locks And Irregular Verbs'

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Guitar Prodigy Julian Lage Finds His Sweet Spot With 'Arclight'

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Ortiz's 'Hidden Voices' Mixes Cuban Strains With Modern Jazz

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'All My Yesterdays' Captures The Beginning Of A 50-Year Engagement

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New Box Set Shows Off The Twisted Rhythms Of Jazz Pianist James P. Johnson

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The Riffs And Rhythms That Led To Jazz As We Know It

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From Meditation Music To Whaling Songs, 2 New Records Showcase Berendt's Mashups

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Saxophonist Scott Hamilton Harmonizes With The Jeff Hamilton Trio On 'Live In Bern'

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Jazz Master Kenny Barron Dazzles As A Soloist 'At The Piano'

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