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Miles and Betty Davis in color in Miles' New York westside brownstone, 1969 Baron Wolman hide caption

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Electric Miles: Behind The 'Brew'

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'The Black Messiah' And The Legacy Of Cannonball Adderley

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The Artistic Duality Of Drummer Mark Guiliana

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Host Christian McBride and Saxophonist Lou Donaldson in Florida. Katie Simon/WBGO hide caption

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Good Gracious! Words Of Wisdom And Soulful Reflection From 'Sweet Papa' Lou Donaldson

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Professor Longhair plays at the 1971 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. John Messina/Courtesy of Smithsonian Folkways hide caption

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Smithsonian Folkways Celebrates 50 Years Of Jazz Fest's Serendipity

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Turtle Island Quartet Joins Cyrus Chestnut With Global Gospel Offering

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Joel Ross performs at Lantaren Venster on May 2, in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Peter Van Breukelen/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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Joel Ross And His (Exceptionally) Good Vibes

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Cleveland's Joe Lovano Comes Home

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Snarky Puppy On World Cafe

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Kyle Kessler holds a pressing of Fiddlin' John Carson's "The Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane," which was recorded at 152 Nassau Street in Atlanta. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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The Birthplace Of Country Music's First Hit Is Being Threatened By Modern Construction

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Gary Carr stars as Charles "Buddy" Bolden in the jazz biopic Bolden: Where The Music Began, in theaters Friday. Fred Norris/Courtesy of King Bolden LLC hide caption

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Wynton Marsalis Imagines Buddy Bolden's Jazz On-Screen: 'He Was Bringing Fire'

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A mural depicts jazz greats Miles Davis and Billie Holiday on the side of the Bohemian Caverns club on Washington, D.C.'s U Street in 2005. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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More Than 'Kind Of Blue': In 1959, A Few Albums Changed Jazz Forever

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