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  • Detroit Jazz Fest in Photos: Why it's all Free!

    September 7, 2010. Posted by David Tallacksen.

    The Detroit Jazz Festival - the largest free jazz festival in North America - relies on lots of great partnerships and the support of many great individuals and corporations. This sign is just a very small reminder.

  • Detroit Jazz Fest in Photos: Trio M

    September 6, 2010. Posted by David Tallacksen.

    There are few other groups that radiate such a sense of pure joy as Trio M: Myra Melford, Mark Dresser and Matt Wilson.

    Click on the photo to see more.

  • WBGO Goes to Detroit Starts at 2pm!

    September 6, 2010. Posted by Becca Pulliam.

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    2pm HOUR
    Danilo Perez Quartet withRudresh Mahanthappa, alto sax
    Daniela (all by Perez) ..  Untitled (improvised) ..  Providencia

    "Hot Pepper," a tribute to Detroit baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams (1930-86), from Gary Smulyan with Barry Harris, piano
    My Shining Hour (featuring riverboat whistle) (Harold Arlen) .. Bossa Nouveau (Pepper Adams) .. Cottontail (Duke Ellington)

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