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Year in Jazz: Playing for keeps



By JON GARELICK  |  December 22, 2008
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Week in the knees

“Jazz Week,” which runs April 26–May 4, tends to appropriate all events to its needs — if you’re playing, say, your regularly scheduled gig at Matt Murphy’s Pub this week, you’re part of Jazz Week.

Jazz Week kicks out the jams, plus Bley and Zorn


By JON GARELICK  |  April 28, 2008
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Fearful asymmetry

Carla Bley’s local appearances are so rare that each one is an event.
Carla Bley’s Lost Chords, Bill Frisell’s 858 Quartet
By JON GARELICK  |  April 09, 2008
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Carla Bley

No one is writing — or playing — more beautiful jazz.
The Lost Chords Find Paolo Fresu | Watt/ECM
By JON GARELICK  |  December 31, 2007