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John Scofield's Überjam Band: Live At Berklee

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The eclectic electric guitarist plays from his raucous, electronic-infused Überjam songbook.

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Wynton Marsalis And Vince Giordano: Live In New York

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New interpretations of Louis Armstrong's Hot Fives recordings score the countdown to midnight.

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Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band: Live At Monterey Jazz Festival

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The large jazz orchestra, brassy and slick, powers through charts on the main festival stage.

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Dave Brubeck Quartet On JazzSet

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JazzSet remembers the legendary pianist with a set from the 2009 Newport Jazz Festival.

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2012

Jason Moran, Taylor Eigsti, Geri Allen and Ellis Marsalis perform in NPR Music's annual tradition.

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Wynton Marsalis On JazzSet

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The trumpeter leads a rousing set before a boisterous, sold-out house at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.

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The Checkout: Live

The Cookers: Live In Concert

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An all-star band of heavyweight hard-bop masters lift off in loose assembly.

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