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School Of Jazz: The Ryan Leppich Quintet - A Final High School Swing

Drummer Ryan Leppich has graduated Mountlake Terrace HS and is preparing to go off to college. However, while at MTHS, he formed a jazz quintet...

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Live Studio Session: 56th Army Jazz Band - Be All That You Can Be-Bop

In this KPLU studio session, the US Army salutes jazz, with the 56th Army Jazz Band from Joint Base Lewis/McCord. Hosted by Abe Beeson, this sextet of...

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Live Studio Sessions: The Bad Plus Joshua Redman - Blinded By The Light

The Bad Plus is one of the most in-demand trios in jazz. Joshua Redman is one of the most in-demand saxophonists. When the trio and the saxophonist...

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Live Studio Session: Justin Kauflin - Still Keepin' On

The first time we met pianist Justin Kauflin he was in Seattle as part of the Seattle International Film Festival, which was showing a documentary...

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Live Studio Session: Lance Buller & The Roadstars - And Three Guys Named Louis

When trumpeter Lance Buller takes the stage, the audience knows it's in for a good time. He's serious about his music but he's also serious about...

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School Of Jazz: Interlake High School Jazz Combo With Thomas Marriott

The Interlake High School Jazz Combo is doing it right. They've got chops, poise and the ability to select and arrange great material. Of course, some...

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Live Studio Session: McTuff - Doing Their Thing

McTuff is a Seattle organ trio consisting of Joe Doria (Hammond B-3 organ), Andy Coe (guitar) and Tarik Abouzeid (drums). The band breaks through the...

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Live Studio Session: The Dave Peck Trio

Since the late 1970's, Seattle pianist Dave Peck has been a bright spot in the regional jazz scene. From his early career as an accompanist for...

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Live Studio session: Peter Bernstein - First-Call Jazz Guitarist

For about a quarter-century Peter Bernstein has been one of the most in-demand guitarists in jazz. So in-demand in fact, his fans were more likely to...

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Live Studio Session: Spotlight On The PLU Jazz Program - The Jazz Sound Trio With Special Guests

For years, Pacific Lutheran University has had a first-rate jazz education program. These days it's overseen by Dr. David Deacon-Joyner, an honored...

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