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A Jazz Fact Check Of 'La La Land'

WBGO+JAZZ.org | Feb. 26, 2017 8:35 a.m.

Meet the real musicians of the Los Angeles jazz scene depicted in the Oscar-nominated film.

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Jazz Night in (Latin) America

KMHD Jazz Radio | Jan. 3, 2017 2:48 p.m.

Pianist Danilo Perez explores the Panama Jazz Festival. 

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KMHD's Top Jazz Albums Of 2016

KMHD Jazz Radio | Dec. 10, 2016 12:28 p.m.

The KMHD staff listened to a ton of new music this year and chose these as the most vital jazz albums of 2016.

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Dance Like Animals In Wynton Marsalis' 'Spaces'

WBGO+JAZZ.org | Oct. 7, 2016 9:30 a.m.

Tap dancer Jared Grimes and street dancer Lil Buck embody animals in Marsalis' new jazz suite.

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Norman Sylvester

KMHD Jazz Radio | Sept. 19, 2016 2:38 p.m.
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Robert Glasper Talks 'ArtScience,' The Latest From His Adventurous Jazz Crew

NPR | Sept. 10, 2016 5:44 a.m.

The Robert Glasper Experiment created its new album over just a few weeks in New Orleans.

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Carlton Jackson Revisited

KMHD Jazz Radio | Sept. 8, 2016 3:14 p.m.
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Portland City Commissioner Nick Fish

KMHD Jazz Radio | July 12, 2016 1:20 p.m.
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Albums We Love: Gene Shaw's 'Breakthrough'

KMHD Jazz Radio | July 12, 2016 12:38 p.m.

Time to catch up with an underrated gem from 1962, the debut of trumpeter Gene Shaw on the Argo label.

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Notations from… Corcoran Holt Pt. 2

KMHD Jazz Radio | May 9, 2016 1:19 p.m.

Bassist Cocoran Holt suggests music to listen to and gives us a glimpse into his past on this second edition of Notations...