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  • Saxophonist Mark Turner: Listen Now

    September 18, 2014. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Saxophonist Mark Turner talks with Josh Jackson about his new ECM album Lathe Of Heaven. Turner performs at New York's Jazz Standard Sept. 18 through 21 with Avishai Cohen on trumpet, Joe Martin on bass, and Johnathan Blake and Justin Brown on drums.

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  • Dick Lowenthal On "The Other Jersey Boys": Listen Now

    September 17, 2014. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Bandleader Dick Lowenthal talks with Michael Bourne about the New Jersey City University Alumni Jazz Big Band's free concert Sept. 18 to celebrate the music of New Jersey jazz greats, including Count Basie, Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey. The concert, with guitarists Bucky and John Pizzarelli, will take place at the J. Owen Grundy Pier, Exchange Place, Jersey City, on Thursday, September 18, at 6:00 p.m.

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  • Odean Pope & Pharoah Sanders: Listen Now

    September 10, 2014. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Saxophonists Odean Pope and Pharoah Sanders talks with Rhonda Hamilton about their live recordings at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York this week with James Carter on tenor saxophone, Geri Allen on piano, Reggie Workman on bass and Jeff "Tain" Watts on drums. The group performs there through September 14. Enjoy!

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