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Patrick Jarenwattananon

Patrick Jarenwattananon appears in the following:

Our Point Of View At Le Poisson Rouge

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

The supergroup of contemporary Blue Note Records artists — names like Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke and Ambrose Akinmusire — gather together for a program of originals and Blue Note classics.

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A David Murray Double Bill

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The monstrously talented and astoundingly prolific tenor saxophonist returned to New York this winter to present a four-clarinet summit and a new trio with Geri Allen and Terri Lyne Carrington.

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Butler, Bernstein And The Hot 9 At Jazz Standard

Thursday, January 15, 2015

One comes from a line of New Orleans piano geniuses. Another comes from New York's downtown scene. They bonded over old jazz, and together, inject modern twists into early repertoire.

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Winter Jazzfest 2015 In Photos

Monday, January 12, 2015

Stay put or graze? Stand in line or pick something else? See a favorite musician or take a risk on an unknown? Here's how one photographer chose from 106 bands on 10 stages in two nights last weekend.

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Remembering Marian McPartland: A Celebration

Thursday, January 08, 2015

In a live tribute at the 92nd Street Y in New York, the late pianist and host of NPR's Piano Jazz is saluted by a diverse cast of musical friends on the date of what would have been her 96th birthday.

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Wynton Marsalis Group: Live In Concert

Thursday, January 01, 2015

By necessity, the early jazz pioneers knew how to make music for revelers. So it made sense that Marsalis put the tunes of Jelly Roll Morton and King Oliver on the bill for this New Year's Eve bash.

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Dee Alexander's Funkin' With Electric Soul: Live In Chicago

Thursday, January 01, 2015

An impromptu bongo beat became a full-on tribute to James Brown, and suddenly a band had a new repertoire. A powerful and versatile vocalist, Alexander and her ensemble honor the Godfather of Soul.

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Jon Batiste And Stay Human: Newport Jazz 2014

Thursday, January 01, 2015

Following a high-energy main stage set — filled with turbocharged versions of standards, rags and his own party anthems — the young pianist and singer brought his band out into the audience.

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Highlights From Winter Jazzfest 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

As New York prepares for its January music marathon, watch performances from last year, including Gretchen Parlato, Donald Harrison, Rudy Royston, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey and Hypnotic Brass Ensemble.

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The 25th anniversary of the holiday special brings together keyboard players of all stripes. Harold Mabern, Kris Davis, Lynne Arriale and Cyrus Chestnut play seasonal favorites for solo piano.

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Ellis Marsalis' 80th Birthday Concert

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

A pianist who brought bebop to New Orleans and an educator to generations of music students, the elder Marsalis has become a father figure of modern jazz to more than just his famous sons.

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Revive Big Band At Berklee

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

What would it sound like if someone bridged the gap between large ensemble jazz and classic hip-hop anthems? One multi-generational group of musicians has made it their aim to find out.

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Jon Batiste Leads A Private Street Parade Atop A Fort

Thursday, November 06, 2014

O'er the ramparts of 190-year-old Fort Adams, we watched the keyboardist and bandleader urge us to "Believe in Love," accompanied by his Stay Human band, and then saunter away.

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What Is A Polyrhythm? Beats Taking Turns

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Saxophonist Miguel Zenón likes to stack beats on top of each other. But he doesn't do it for the novelty: As he explains, he's also trying to tell a story about multiple national identities.

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The Funky Tune That Was Too Big For Miles Davis

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Trumpeter Wallace Roney played Davis' understudy for many years. So it was fitting when he resurrected a long-lost orchestral composition that Wayne Shorter wrote for his mentor.

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Blue Note At 75: The Concert

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The iconic record label celebrates its 75 anniversary in concert. Hear from Wayne Shorter and McCoy Tyner, Robert Glasper and Norah Jones in a merger of the company's rich history and bright present.

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Highlights From The Detroit Jazz Festival

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Wallace Roney presents the lost large-ensemble works of Wayne Shorter, originally written for Miles Davis in the 1960s. Plus, music from Detroit native Regina Carter leads things off.

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The Fastest Fingers At The Festival, For Django Reinhardt

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A group of European gypsy jazz masters closed out the Newport Jazz Festival with a dazzling set full of flying fingers. After everyone left, we asked the players to perform one more just for us.

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Jazz At Lincoln Center Opening Night

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Joined by special guests Pedrito Martinez (percussion) and Chucho Valdés (piano), the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra premieres new music by Wynton Marsalis inspired by Afro-Cuban religious practice.

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How To Experience Jazz Night In America

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Jazz is an exchange of sounds, rhythms and themes. Jazz Night in America allows listeners to be a part of the exchange with a seat in the front row of the performance & the middle of the conversation.

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