Jazz Night in America

Michael Mwenso (left) leads tap dancer Michela Marino Lerman and a cast of Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola regulars in concert. Lawrence Sumulong/Jazz at Lincoln Center hide caption

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James P. Johnson (front) in the mid- to late 1940s. William Gottlieb/Library of Congress hide caption

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Gregory Porter and René Marie perform with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Frank Stewart/Jazz at Lincoln Center hide caption

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Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis' version of "We Three Kings" goes on Christian McBride's holiday playlist. Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Brooks Brothers hide caption

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Cameron Pfiffner (left) and Pat Mallinger of Sabertooth perform at the Green Mill in Chicago, Ill. NPR hide caption

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