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The Wynton Marsalis Septet.

Listen Wynton Marsalis Septet: Live In New York WBGO

January 6, 2014 – The Jazz at Lincoln Center artistic director reunites his great '90s band to ring in 2014. WBGO

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Donald Harrison leads his quintet in concert.

Listen Donald Harrison Quintet: Live At Berklee

January 1, 2014 – The "King of Nouveau Swing" leads a young rhythm section at his alma mater.

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Cecile McLorin Salvant.

Listen Cecile McLorin Salvant: Live In Washington, D.C. WBGO

January 1, 2014 – At 24, the vocalist was one of the breakout stars of 2013. She sings a set of finely aged material. WBGO

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Paquito D'Rivera performs with the Kaia String Quartet.

Listen Paquito D'Rivera: Live In Chicago WBGO

January 1, 2014 – Chicago's Latino Music Festival invited the Cuban-born reedman to perform with a string quartet. WBGO

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Bobby McFerrin with his daughter, Madison McFerrin.

Listen Bobby McFerrin's 'spirityouall': Live At Monterey WBGO

January 1, 2014 – The vocal gymnast salutes his father and his repertoire of spirituals — with his daughter. WBGO

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Convergence with Larry Goldings (foreground).

Listen Convergence With Larry Goldings: Live In Denver KUVO

January 1, 2014 – Every month, the sextet gathers in Denver — this particular month with a famed guest organist. KUVO

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