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Leo Sidran takes us to the Montreal Jazz Festival, Nate Chinen chats with Ashley Kahn about the "new" jazz emigres and Jon Kalish reports on the JetLAG Festival in the Catskills

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Joe Sanders, left, with a bass and vocal student, Fuensanta Mendez, at Associazone Siena Jazz in Siena, Italy in 2021

On this July 2 edition of the WBGO Journal.....

Musician and host of the The Third Story podcast Leo Sidran takes us to the Montreal Jazz Festival.

WBGO’S Nate Chinen chats with author, journalist, concert producer and educator Ashley Kahn about how many American Jazz musicians are moving abroad, a repeat of what happened in the 50's and 60's, creating a new group of Jazz Emigres.

And WBGO's Jon Kalish reports on the JetLAG Festival in the Catskills.

Doug Doyle has been News Director at WBGO since 1998 and has taken his department to new heights in coverage and recognition. Doug and his staff have received more than 200 awards from organizations like PRNDI, AP, New York Association of Black Journalists, Garden State Association of Black Journalists and the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists.