DownBeat’s Where to Study Jazz Guide 2022 is now available. Just follow the link and fill out the brief form to receive your digital edition of the guide, which ran in DownBeat’s…

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    Ledisi takes on the challenge of singing the music of Nina Simone and making it her own.

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    Ravi Coltrane says that Orrin Evans, above, “can reach that spirit.”

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    University of Kentucky’s Miles Osland rehearses his band in accordance with COVID protocols.

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    Juilliard’s Aaron Flagg

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    George Wein created the blueprint of the modern-day music festival.

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    The crowds were as welcome a sight as the diverse lineup of artists who appeared on the 19th annual D.C. Jazz Festival’s multiple stages.

    DC Jazz Fest Triumphs

    It was weeks off its usual schedule, cut back to a single weekend, yet the D.C. Jazz Festival, which held its 19th…

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    Herbie Hancock, and his keytar, drew standing ovations during his Chicago homecoming concert.

    Herbie’s Chicago Homecoming

    As Herbie Hancock demonstrated in his recent return to performance, he is a musician of multitudes. The youthful…

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    Briscoe, right, with Instrumentalist/producer Eric Tait and vocalist Liz Wright in 2011.

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    Ron Carter will perform at the Jamaica Center on Oct. 2.

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