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  • Wayne Shorter Quintet Live at Newport: Listen Now

    August 4, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    The Wayne Shorter Quintet performs live at the Newport Jazz Festival to celebrate Shorter's 80th birthday, with Danilo Perez and Herbie Hancock on piano, John Patitucci on bass, and Brian Blade on drums. Enjoy!

    Photo by Adam Kissick for NPR
    Photo by Adam Kissick for NPR
  • Charlap Trio With Cohen, Wilber At Newport: Listen Now

    August 4, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Click to hear the Bill Charlap Trio with Charlap on piano, Peter Washington on bass, Kenny Washington on drums, and special guests Anat Cohen on clarinet and Bob Wilber on soprano saxophone. A full set list is below. Enjoy!

    Photo by Adam Kissick for NPR
    Photo by Adam Kissick for NPR

    The Bill Charlap Trio With Anat Cohen & Bob Wilber Live at Newport - August 3, 2013

    Stay Right - Barry Harris
    Jump - Bernstein, Comden, Greene
    Somewhere - Bernstein, Sondheim
    Cool - Bernstein, Sondheim
    Savoy - Edgar Sampson
    Jitterbug Waltz featuring Anat Cohen - Fats Waller
    Summertime featuring Bob Wilber - Gershwin, Hayward and Gershwin
    Beale Street Blues - W. C. Handy
    Lady Be Good - George and Ira Gershwin

  • Ali Amr Experiment Live at Newport: Listen Now

    August 4, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Click to hear the Ali Amr Experiment live at the Newport Jazz Festival with Amr on quanun and vocals, Elisa Lomazzo on vocals, Grace Kelly on alto sax, Christian Li on piano, Alex Toth on bass, Anthony Toth on drums, and Sergio Martinez on percussion. A full set list is below. Enjoy!

    Ali Amr performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival
    Photo by Adam Kissick

    The Ali Amr Experiment - Live at the Newport Jazz Festival - August 3, 2013

    Where I'm Meant To Be
    Journey
    Tell Me Would It Be
    Autumn Leaves
    Spain
    Mandijazz