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On this Day—Miles Davis: Blue Mood

Genre: Jazz, cool jazz Label: Debut Recorded: July 9, 1955 Miles Davis, Charles Mingus and Elvin Jones on the same recording? Yes, it happened. And it happened on this day…

Great Jazz Mothers and Their Famous Children

Happy Mother's Day jazz fans! To celebrate this special day for thousands of women around the world, we take a look at some of jazz’s greatest mothers and the daughters…

Mentors & Protégés

Thank you for celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month with us! We hope you enjoyed the different "Mentors and Protégés” we featured throughout the month. Mentor: Duke Ellington & Protégé: Billy Strayhorn…

Airing on KUVO! 2021 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

America’s preeminent award in the jazz arts comes from the National Endowment for the Arts. Once you’ve been named a “Jazz Master,” other awards seem to be a formality. Terri…

JAM: The JLCO Performs “2/3’s Adventure” LIVE IN CUBA

Grab your dancing shoes and get moving with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis’s spirited number “2/3’s Adventure." Recorded in 2010 during the JLCO’s Havana residency, Live…

10 of the Most Famous Jazz Composers in History

Matt Fripp

There was a real range - from Jelly Roll Morton back in the early 20th Century, to famous jazz musicians like Charles Mingus, Thelonious and Wayne Shorter who contributed a…

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