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Miles Davis
March 30, 2020

MILES ELECTRIC ERA PLAYLIST

A curated playlist of classics from the Miles Electric era – from Bitches Brew, Jack Johnson, and On The Corner, to Decoy, Amandla, and Tutu.

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Buddy Bolden
March 25, 2020

JAZZ MOVIES TO WATCH WHILE STAYING HOME

Sheltering in place and staying safe means you’re probably catching up on movies and TV you might have missed. We’d like to suggest some excellent jazz-related movies —new and old, fiction, biography, and documentary — to help get you through this trying time.

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Miles Davis
March 30, 2020

MILES ELECTRIC ERA PLAYLIST

A curated playlist of classics from the Miles Electric era – from Bitches Brew, Jack Johnson, and On The Corner, to Decoy, Amandla, and Tutu.

Listen
Buddy Bolden
March 25, 2020

JAZZ MOVIES TO WATCH WHILE STAYING HOME

Sheltering in place and staying safe means you’re probably catching up on movies and TV you might have missed. We’d like to suggest some excellent jazz-related movies —new and old, fiction, biography, and documentary — to help get you through this trying time.

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Gil Scott Heron
March 24, 2020

Spoken Word Jazz Playlist

This curated playlist of recordings bridges spoken word and poetry with jazz – from Gil Scott-Heron, Amiri Baraka and Jayne Cortez, to Charles Mingus, Billy Harper and Donald Byrd.

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Charles Mingus
March 23, 2020

Work From Home Jazz Playlist

Does working from home have you feeling uninspired? Are you looking for that spark of creativity? Are you feeling disconnected from artistic expression and mental stimulation? Then give our Work From Home playlist a spin! It’s full of uplifting tracks from giants of jazz and today’s modern masters.

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Gil Scott Heron
March 24, 2020

Spoken Word Jazz Playlist

This curated playlist of recordings bridges spoken word and poetry with jazz – from Gil Scott-Heron, Amiri Baraka and Jayne Cortez, to Charles Mingus, Billy Harper and Donald Byrd.

Listen
Charles Mingus
March 23, 2020

Work From Home Jazz Playlist

Does working from home have you feeling uninspired? Are you looking for that spark of creativity? Are you feeling disconnected from artistic expression and mental stimulation? Then give our Work From Home playlist a spin! It’s full of uplifting tracks from giants of jazz and today’s modern masters.

Listen
Coltrane
December 14, 2018

15 SAXOPHONE ALBUMS YOU SHOULD HEAR

For the better part of a century, the sound of jazz has been inseparable from the sound of the saxophone: urgent, wailing, uniquely expressive. Again and again, the innovations of saxophonists have carried the music forward: from Lester Young to Charlie Parker, John Coltrane and beyond. Check out these 15 essential saxophone albums.

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Grant Green
August 9, 2016

TWELVE JAZZ GUITAR ALBUMS YOU SHOULD HEAR

This is in no way a comprehensive list, or one represents the “best guitar albums of all time,” but rather, is intended to highlight some pivotal recordings and showcase the diverse range of jazz guitar expression, from jazz’s origins to today.

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Coltrane
December 14, 2018

15 SAXOPHONE ALBUMS YOU SHOULD HEAR

For the better part of a century, the sound of jazz has been inseparable from the sound of the saxophone: urgent, wailing, uniquely expressive. Again and again, the innovations of saxophonists have carried the music forward: from Lester Young to Charlie Parker, John Coltrane and beyond. Check out these 15 essential saxophone albums.

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Grant Green
August 9, 2016

TWELVE JAZZ GUITAR ALBUMS YOU SHOULD HEAR

This is in no way a comprehensive list, or one represents the “best guitar albums of all time,” but rather, is intended to highlight some pivotal recordings and showcase the diverse range of jazz guitar expression, from jazz’s origins to today.

Read