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Ella Fitzgerald, 1946.

Read Help Pick The Greatest Jazz Vocals Of All Time

January 4, 2013 – Jazz24 is making a list of quintessential vocal recordings — and this is where you come in.

Wynton Marsalis.

Listen Wynton Marsalis On 'Song Travels'

January 4, 2013 – The trumpeter and composer joins host Michael Feinstein to discuss the music that affects him most.

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John Scofield with drummer Louis Cato.

Listen John Scofield's Überjam Band: Live At Berklee WGBH

January 2, 2013 – The eclectic electric guitarist plays from his raucous, electronic-infused Überjam songbook. WGBH

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Wynton Marsalis (center) on the floor at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.

Listen Wynton Marsalis And Vince Giordano: Live In New York WBGO

January 2, 2013 – New interpretations of Louis Armstrong's Hot Fives recordings score the countdown to midnight. WBGO

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Clark Terry.

Listen Clark Terry Quintet: Live In Chicago WBGO

January 2, 2013 – The legendary trumpeter, now 92, was in good spirits and excellent form as 1989 became 1990. WBGO

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Dee Alexander salutes Jimi Hendrix during her Funkin' With Electric Soul show.

Listen Dee Alexander's Funkin' With Electric Soul: Live In Chicago WBGO

January 2, 2013 – The powerful and versatile vocalist takes on Jimi Hendrix from the South Side of the city. WBGO

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Listen Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band: Live At Monterey Jazz Festival WBGO

January 2, 2013 – The large jazz orchestra, brassy and slick, powers through charts on the main festival stage. WBGO

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Dee Alexander.

Read Toast Of The Nation Rings In 2013

December 31, 2012 – Wynton Marsalis, Dee Alexander, John Scofield and more perform live from around the country.

Robert Glasper at KCRW

Watch KCRW Presents: Robert Glasper Experiment

December 29, 2012 – The group creates a jazz, soul and R&B sound as eclectic and different as it is cohesive and round.

John Lewis on the cover of his 1958 album The John Lewis Piano.

Listen John Lewis On Piano Jazz

December 28, 2012 – The founder of the Modern Jazz Quartet plays "Django" in an archival session from 1989.

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Jon Faddis.

Listen Jon Faddis Jazz Orchestra Of New York On JazzSet WBGO

December 27, 2012 – The big band plays "Jingle Bells" and more on New Year's Eve at the Kennedy Center. WBGO

The New Standards recently performed "Snow Days" for The Current in Minneapolis.

Watch The New Standards: A Supergroup Celebrates 'Snow Days' KCMP

December 25, 2012 – Watch the Twin Cities trio perform the centerpiece to its annual holiday show for The Current. KCMP

Robert Glasper at SXSW in March 2012.

Read The Black Arts: Making Jazz In The Mainstream

December 20, 2012 – Breakthrough records made an ongoing conversation about jazz's place in popular music more visible.

Dave Brubeck at Newport.

Listen Dave Brubeck Quartet On JazzSet WBGO

December 20, 2012 – JazzSet remembers the legendary pianist with a set from the 2009 Newport Jazz Festival. WBGO

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Dave Douglas' new album, Be Still, includes hymns he played at his mother's funeral service.

Read Dave Douglas: Jazz Hymns Honor A Dying Wish

December 16, 2012 – The trumpeter's new album of reinterpreted religious music is a tribute to his late mother.

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