Talented But Overlooked Jazz Artists

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Jazz Singer Nnenna Freelon Shares Influences

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Understanding Women's Influence On Jazz

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Exploring Jazz Music Overseas

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Inside Jazz Hot Spots Around the Nation

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A Jazz Journey From Its New Orleans Birthplace

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The Intersection of Jazz and Social Protest

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Inside the Culture of Jazz

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What Is Jazz?

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Radical Imagination: Jazz And Social Justice

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Jeannie Cheatham On Piano Jazz

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Looking Back To Move Forward: Celebrating Jazz Artists We Lost in 2016

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Why Mary Halvorson Sounds Like No Other Guitarist

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Down Home In Treme With John Boutté And Shannon Powell

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Herbie Hancock's Latest Voyage

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Jacob Collier's multi-tracked YouTube covers, recorded and filmed in his room, showed musical sophistication and adventurousness. On his debut album, In My Room, he brings the same qualities to original songs. Retts Wood/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Though not well known for its jazz scene, Houston, Texas has produced some of America's best jazz musicians, including Jason Moran. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beyond Country And Blues: The Jazz Legacy Of Houston

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21You're Gonna Hear From Me [Alternate Take] [Alternate Take]

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Henry Threadgill Zooid, 'In For A Penny, In For A Pound (Opening)'

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