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Read 5 Bands To Discover At Winter Jazzfest WBGO

January 4, 2011 – In the West Village, there's a music cornucopia that best encapsulates the New York scene. WBGO

Miles Davis' Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary

Read 5 Jazz Reissues That Put 2010 To Shame Jazz24

December 21, 2010 – Jazz24 music director Nick Francis selects his favorite reissues of the year. Jazz24

Linda Richman

Read Coffee Talk: Java-Inspired Jazz WESA

September 20, 2010 – Stir up some java and jazz for a perfectly balanced blend with these five caffeinated tunes. WESA

Miles Davis and the letter E

Read Take The 'A' Train: Jazz By The ABCs WESA

August 10, 2010 – Wouldn't literacy education be more fun through jazz? Hear an A-through-E guide and tell us more. WESA

Max Roach reprised his Freedom Now suite at the 1964 Newport Jazz Festival.

Read Highlights From The 1964 Newport Jazz Festival

August 2, 2010 – Sarah Vaughan, Stan Getz, Max Roach, Ben Webster and Dave Brubeck all came ready to play.

3 Cohens

Read It's A Jazz Family Affair Jazz24

July 6, 2010 – Hear five jazz family songs to accompany your own family's backyard summer cookout. Jazz24

Woody Herman in a mortar board

Read Songs To Stomp Out The Graduation Blues WBGO

May 19, 2010 – Hear five jazz tracks to help new graduates face the world beyond the cap and gown. WBGO

Mr. Rogers

Read Small-Screen Jazz: Your Favorite TV Themes WESA

May 3, 2010 – Hear music that'll stick in your head: a few jazz-based TV themes and two jazz re-workings. WESA


Read Jazz Is For The Birds WESA

April 5, 2010 – Get an ornithology lesson featuring jazz songbirds Brad Mehldau, Louis Armstrong and more. WESA

Martin Luther King Jr.

Read Songs Of The Civil Rights Movement Jazz24

January 18, 2010 – Hear five blues and jazz songs about the movement's setbacks, hardships and hard-won victories. Jazz24

The only known photo of Buckshot La Funke.

Read Contractual Obligation: Pseudonyms In Jazz WBGO

January 11, 2010 – There's not much faking when it comes to jazz, except when a musician plays under an alias. WBGO

Read Inside Wolfgang's Jazz Vault: Newport 1959 WBGO

December 30, 2009 – Hear choice cuts chosen from 27 archival Newport Jazz Festival concerts recently released online. WBGO

Read Singers In The Rain: Jazz Amid The Deluge Jazz24

November 2, 2009 – Let Gene Kelly, Patrica Barber and Mahalia Jackson provide a soundtrack for November showers. Jazz24

Read Big Apple Jazz: Five Picks From The Orchard WBGO

October 19, 2009 – Hear five crisp jazz tunes, all of which relate in some way to a certain favorite fall fruit. WBGO

Read Good Morning Heartache: Wake Up To Jazz WESA

October 4, 2009 – Hear five jazz songs to get you into a groove, even if that groove reflects a relationship hangover. WESA

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