The Standard Bearers: In Jazz Categories, The Grammys Remain Focused On The Past

Ravi Coltrane (left) performing with Matthew Garrison (center) and Jack DeJohnette (right) in October. Coltrane is nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo at the 2017 Grammy Awards for the title track from In Movement, recorded with Garrison and DeJohnette.

If you’re a jazz musician looking for recognition from the Grammy Awards, it helps to be playing a song that’s familiar.

(Image credit: Roberto Serra/Getty Images)

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