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Gretchen Parlato performing at the Caramoor Jazz Festival in Katonah, N.Y. July 28.

Listen Gretchen Parlato, The Cookers On JazzSet WBGO

June 13, 2013 – Hear Caramoor Jazz Festival sets from a quietly affecting singer and a distinctive hard bop band. WBGO

Read The Best Jazz Of 2011

December 9, 2011 – Here are 10 examples of radical imagination, and radical re-imagination, in a great year for jazz.

Read 50 Favorites Of 2011: F-J

December 5, 2011 – The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Frank Ocean and more artists from F to J.

Tillery. L-R: Rebecca Martin, Gretchen Parlato, Becca Stevens.

Watch Tillery: Live In Concert WBGO

September 27, 2011 – The trio of Rebecca Martin, Gretchen Parlato and Becca Stevens sings and strums original tunes. WBGO

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Trombone Shorty.

Read The Mix: Jazz In The Present Tense WBGO

June 20, 2011 – Listen to a mix of musicians performing at this year's Montreal Jazz Festival, which begins June 25. WBGO

25 Favorites: From F---- Up To Julianna Barwick

June 14, 2011 – The list of our 25 favorite albums of the year so far includes Jill Scott and more artists F-J.

As a jazz singer and a vocal coach, Gretchen Parlato is in demand.

Read Gretchen Parlato: Stay In The Moment

May 1, 2011 – She may not be a belter, but Parlato has fine-tuned a breathy vocal style on her new album.

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Gretchen Parlato performs at the Quad Stage during the Newport Jazz Festival.

Read Gretchen Parlato, Conrad Herwig On JazzSet WBGO

July 5, 2012 – From two stages at Newport, hear a gifted young singer and the Latin side of Herbie Hancock. WBGO

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Gretchen Parlato's new album is The Lost and Found.

Read Gretchen Parlato: Master Of Restraint

April 19, 2011 – The Lost and Found sparkles from beginning to end, but one song in particular stands out.

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Gretchen Parlato.

Watch Interview And Live Chat With Gretchen Parlato WBGO

March 28, 2011 – Hear a live discussion with the sotto voce jazz vocalist about her new album The Lost And Found. WBGO

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Gretchen Parlato's new album is The Lost and Found.

Read First Listen: Gretchen Parlato, 'The Lost And Found'

March 27, 2011 – Here's a singer with an uncommon voice and the slippery quality often abbreviated "musicality."

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Listen Gretchen Parlato In Concert: Newport Jazz Festival 2010 WGBH

August 7, 2010 – Parlato uses her light and feathery voice in ways that request and reward further attention. WGBH

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Edward Simon and Gretchen Parlato in rehearsal

Read Edward Simon's Afinidad On JazzSet WBGO

March 10, 2011 – At the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville, Ark., Simon premieres a contemplative new jazz work. WBGO

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Read The Year In Jazz, From WDUQ WESA

December 23, 2009 – Jazz's future is bright: All but three musicians on Shaunna Morrison Machosky's Top 10 are under 40. WESA

Read 2009: The Year Of Living Improvisationally WBGO

December 11, 2009 – Here are the 10 finest jazz records of 2009, and one fine reissue, as chosen by WBGO's Josh Jackson. WBGO

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