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River: The Joni Letters (with Bonus Tracks) - Amazon.com Exclusive

Herbie Hancock



My Foolish Heart

Keith Jarrett / Gary Peacock / Jack DeJohnette



Abbey Sings Abbey

Abbey Lincoln



Roots and Grooves

Maceo Parker



Cyrus Plays Elvis

Cyrus Chestnut

Reading and Viewing

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Stuart Nicholson

Billie Holiday (Music)

Northeastern


David A. Jasen, Gene Jones

Spreadin' Rhythm Around: Black Popular Songwriters, 1880-1930

Schirmer Books

An entertaining and thoughtful history of great but neglected African-American tunesmiths from the vaudeville and early jazz eras. -- Kirkus Reviews


Miles Davis

Miles

Simon & Schuster

... could well be subtitled "Miles Tells All" for this volume is crammed with juicy gossip about most of the key figures in modern jazz. -- San Francisco Chronicle


Wes Montgomery

Jazz Icons: Wes Montgomery Live in '65

Jazz Icons

DVD - Close-ups of Montgomery's hands traversing the fretboard should be required viewing for any aspiring jazz guitarist. -- The Boston Phoenix


Dave Brubeck

Jazz Icons: Dave Brubeck Live in '64 & '66

Jazz Icons

DVD - [Displays] the Dave Brubeck Quartet’s unique penchant for creating music that is uncompromisingly cool and smooth but still loaded with clever time-changes and shifting dynamics, brimming with character. -- Jambands.com

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