Different Ways To See And Be: The Lives Of Joseph Jarman And Alvin Fielder

Joseph Jarman, performing in 1970.

The deaths of two foundational members of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians, a forward-thinking Chicago jazz collective, offers a chance to reflect on its evolving impact.

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Wayne Shorter Travels The Spaceways

Wayne Shorter, whose album Emanon was crowned the winner of the 2018 NPR Music Jazz Poll.

A new album by the octogenarian saxophonist is always a big deal, but his latest — and the winner of the 2018 Jazz Critics Poll — is also just plain big: 3 discs and a 75-page graphic novel.

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