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Get On Your Feet And Dance While Enjoying Duke Ellington’s Ellington at Newport

Often regarded as the best performance of his career, in 1956, Duke Ellington and his band recorded their historic concert at the Newport Jazz Festival, revitalizing Ellington’s waning career. Jazz promoter George Wein describes the 1956 concert as “the greatest … Continue reading

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Streets, Clubs, and Symphonies: The Best Places to Listen to Jazz

When most people hear jazz music, the nightmare of being stuck in an elevator or in the waiting room at the dentist can often be the first thing that comes to mind. Not to be confused with smooth jazz, this … Continue reading

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