Gregory Porter (center) performs with saxophonist Yohsuke Satoh at the annual Strings of Autumn International Music Festival in Prague. Petra Hajska/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Gregory Porter On JazzSet WBGO-FM

When Porter performed at a Prague music festival, applause between songs ran for a minute or longer.

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JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Christie Dashiell, Alfredo Rodriguez On JazzSet WBGO-FM

A former Sing-Off contestant and a Cuban pianist bring something new to the Kennedy Center.

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The Joshua Redman Quartet performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Newport Jazz Festival

Joshua Redman Quartet, Live In Concert

The saxophonist's latest record is all ballads, but this foot-raising program isn't quite so calm.

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