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The 'Singing Sound' Of Saxophonist Charles Lloyd

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Tadd Dameron (smiling at center) was an important figure in American jazz and bebop. He is shown here with Fats Navarro on trumpet, and Charlie Rouse and Ernie Henry on saxophone. William Gottlieb/Library of Congress hide caption

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Tadd Dameron, A Jazz Master With A 'Lyrical Grace'

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Hiromi's latest album is called Move. Sakiko Nomura/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hiromi: Finding Music In The Daily Din

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Walter Smith III performs at Boston's Cafe 939 for a special version of WBGO's The Checkout Live. Michael Borgida for NPR hide caption

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Walter Smith III In Concert (Full Audio)

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"Killer" Ray Appleton, a veteran drummer with the wisdom of experience and ageless swing. Jimmy Katz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Duke Ellington's compositions present a timeless contribution to American music's legacy. Victor Drees//Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption

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Alto saxophonist Tim Green performs at 92Y Tribeca on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2012. John Rogers/johnrogersnyc.com hide caption

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