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Mike Doughty In Concert

XPN

Hear the former Soul Coughing frontman perform live in concert from WXPN in Philadelphia.

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Ambrose Akinsusire's trumpet sound is assertive, yet warm and controlled. Courtesy of the Monk Institute hide caption

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Ambrose Akinmusire: Shining At Kennedy Center

WBGO

With a warm yet assertive tone, the trumpeter leads a quintet at the KC Jazz Club in a concert.

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Stars Celebrate 30 Years Of Piano Jazz: Set III

The anniversary concert featured offerings by Randy Weston, Karrin Allyson, Cedar Walton and more.

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Milton Nascimento: Dedicated To Jobim

WBGO

The world-renowned vocalist celebrates bossa nova pioneer Antonio Carlos Jobim.

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Ran Blake "recomposes" scenes, songs and personalities in this concert from WGBH. Jonah Kraut hide caption

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Ran Blake: Solo Piano, In Concert

WGBH Radio

In his only concert of 2009, a small audience witnessed Ran Blake's recompositions unfold.

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Stars Celebrate 30 Years Of Piano Jazz: Set II

A flurry of pianists and guitarist John Pizzarelli put an exclamation point on the all-star concert.

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