Alexa Peters


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    Quinence Lynell, left, and Dee Dee Bridgewater 
perform at SummerStage in New York.

    A Festival View from the East

    It’s been awhile since many jazz events were allowed to go live, unhindered by the threat of pandemic-induced…

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    Rosanna Vitro tapped legends like Sheila Jordan to join her in tribute to Charlie Parker.

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    Benito Gonzalez

    Benito Gonzalez Explores Freedom

    With a myriad of perspectives to draw on as a Venezuelan-born, New York-based jazz pianist, Benito Gonzalez considers…

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    Dan Blake’s jazz life is much inspired by his activist efforts.

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    Mary Halvorson remained busy during the pandemic year, releasing a new album with her group Code Girl, as well as with the trio Thumbscrew.

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    Chien Chien Lu has toured and recorded with trumpeter Jeremy Pelt.

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    The fusion of musical ideas on Cindy Blackman Santana’s latest album “transcends any kind of veil that we put between us,” the drummer said.

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    Matt Gold draws on Chicago’s deep well of talent for his debut album, Imagined Sky.

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    Vocalist Lauren Henderson (clockwise from top-left), broadcaster and journalist Mark Ruffin, manager Gail Boyd, venue-owner Gerry Eastman and bassist John Clayton recount some of their experiences in the jazzworld.

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    Vocalist Lauren Henderson collaborated with pianist Sullivan Fortner on The Songbook Session.

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    Duchess—Amy Cervini (left), Hilary Gardner and Melissa Stylianou—looks to generate joy with Live At Jazz Standard (Anzic).

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    Vibraphonist Warren Wolf wanted to do “something completely different” for his Mack Avenue album, Reincarnation.


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