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Al Jarreau, Versatile Vocalist Who 'Played His Voice,' Dies At 76

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Chattanooga's Terminal Station was headed for demolition in the 1970s — until entrepreneurs converted it into a train-themed hotel, named after Glenn Miller's hit song. Adam McMaster/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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How 'Chattanooga Choo Choo' Became The World's First Gold Record

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Ravi Coltrane (left) performing with Matthew Garrison (center) and Jack DeJohnette (right) in October. Coltrane is nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo at the 2017 Grammy Awards for the title track from In Movement, recorded with Garrison and DeJohnette. Roberto Serra/Getty Images hide caption

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The Austrian musician has found his voice in the worlds of both classical and jazz music. Peewee Windmüller/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'It's Better To Be An Outsider': Wolfgang Muthspiel's Global Guitar Odyssey

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The first volume of The Savory Collection features live recordings of Coleman Hawkins, including an extended performance of "Body & Soul." William P. Gottlieb/Library of Congress hide caption

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Once The Stuff Of Jazz Legend, 1930s Recordings Are Finally Out

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Chick Corea is in the middle of an eight-week run at the Blue Note Club in Greenwich Village. Dino Perrucci/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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At 75, Chick Corea Still Has That Magic Touch

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Rudy Van Gelder used his parents' living room in Hackensack, N.J., as his recording studio in the mid-1950s. Francis Wolff/Mosaic Images, LLC hide caption

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Rudy Van Gelder, Definitive Jazz Recording Engineer, Has Died

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Toots Thielemans performs at the North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands in 2005. Rick Nederstigt/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Toots Thielemans, Jazz Harmonica Baron, Dies At 94

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Bobby Hutcherson performs at the Monterey Jazz Festival, in Monterey, Calif. in 2013. Craig Lovell/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Bobby Hutcherson, Jazz Vibraphone Modernist, Has Died

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Carla Bley with her trio, bassist Steve Swallow and saxophonist Andy Sheppard. Caterina di Perri/ECM Records hide caption

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At 80, Carla Bley Keeps Looking Toward The Next Composition

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In the span of a decade, saxophonist Gato Barbieri went from playing with the likes of Don Cherry and Carla Bley to composing the Last Tango In Paris soundtrack. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Grammy Winner, Sax Legend Gato Barbieri Dies At 83

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Joe Castro with Louis Armstrong and Teddy Wilson, backstage at Basin Street in 1956. Whitestone Photo /Courtesy of James Castro hide caption

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'Nothing Less Than A Treasure Trove': Joe Castro Box Set Features Hidden Jazz Gems

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Jazz pianist Erroll Garner was well-loved in the 1950s and '60s for his energetic playing. Thanks to the Erroll Garner Jazz Project, much of his music is being restored. Courtesy of the Erroll Garner Jazz Project hide caption

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The Erroll Garner Jazz Project Restores A 'Profound Cultural Gift'

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Danish Afrobeat-inspired band The KutiMangoes pose for photos with the crowd at the Jarasum International Jazz Festival. Roh Seung-hwan/Courtesy of Jarasum International Jazz Festival hide caption

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Masefield at work. Angela Evancie/Vermont Public Radio hide caption

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A Jazzman Turned Builder Says That In Both Fields, The Good Stuff's Made To Last

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Paul Bley, Influential Jazz Pianist, Has Died

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John Scofield's latest album, Past Present, reunites an old quartet for set of tunes steeped in reflection and loss. Philippe Levy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For John Scofield, Everything Old Is New Again — Even The Hard Parts

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Trombonist and composer Jacob Garchik enlisted three guitarists and a drummer for his winding new concept album, Ye Olde. Peter Gannushkin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Prog-Jazz Suite About Architecture? Jacob Garchik Does It All

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Billy Strayhorn (right), born 100 years ago, spent the majority of his career as a composer and arranger for the Duke Ellington Orchestra. David Redfern/Getty Images hide caption

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100 Years Of Billy Strayhorn, Emotional Architect Of Song

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