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Rollo, No. 3 Misha Mengelberg 0:31

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    Who's Bridge
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Pussy Cat Dues Charles Mingus 0:53

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    Ah-Hum
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The Village Green Preservation Society The Kinks 1:11

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    The Village Green Preservation Society
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    The Kink Kronikles
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Ladyflash The Go! Team

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    Thunder, Lightning, Strike
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Research from Stanford University showed that while Philadelphia had a slightly higher percentage of charter schools outperforming traditional public schools, the city also had many more charter schools — more than half, in some categories — where the students weren't performing as well as they did at their previous school. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Hickory Dickory Dock Wynton Marsalis 0:30

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    The Majesty of the Blues
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Probability Cloud Pt 2 Thelonious Monk 0:59

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