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A recent recording from trombonist Reggie Watkins, who has acquired Jimmy Knepper's very own horn - and pays tribute to the Mingus mainstay.

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Katie Noonan presenting at the 2012 Aria Fine Arts Awards

Katie Anne Noonan (born 2 May 1977) is an Australian singer-songwriter. In addition to a successful solo career encompassing opera, jazz,... - This text is automatically sourced from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Stu
Feb 21, 2017. 6:19pm
recommend Stu recommends David Hazeltine
David Hazeltine. This Non-ABC image is automatically sourced from Discogs, a community-built database of music information. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

David Hazeltine (born October 27, 1958) is an American jazz pianist. Today a major pianist in the New York and Japan scenes, David... - This text is automatically sourced from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Anonymous user avatar
Feb 20, 2017. 7:07pm
recommend Stanley commented on Cecile McLorin Salvant
Cecile McLorin Salvant

"Cecile is a dominant force in Jazz!"

Stu
Feb 17, 2017. 11:50am
The Sugarfoot Ramblers

"Love how an instrumental band from Oz has its own 'sound'... can always pick their songs. Not sure why the "Recently played" above...

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Catch a new recording from Melbourne-based outfit The Slipdixies called 'Red Hot Mama,' celebrating traditional jazz from the 1920s.

Catch a live set recorded in 2016 in Hamburg with German saxophonist Anna-Lena Schnabel and her quartet, which includes Florian Weber.


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Billy Holiday is front-and-centre on this episode, as Mal revisits some of the classic sessions as we celebrate 100 years of jazz on record.

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Gil Evans

Ian Ernest Gilmore "Gil" Evans (born Green; May 13, 1912 - March 20, 1988) was a Canadian jazz pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader.... - This text is automatically sourced from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

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