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The Top 10 Jazz Stories of 2010

Here, in no particular order, are some of my favorite things from among the people, CDs, and concerts I wrote about this year.
Ten long-players
By JON GARELICK  |  December 24, 2010
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The Top 10 Jazz Stories of 2010

Here, in no particular order, are some of my favorite things from among the people, CDs, and concerts I wrote about this year.
Ten long-players
By JON GARELICK  |  December 24, 2010
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Flesh and blood: Phil Wilson's Miles and Gil

When I first put on Benny Sharoni's new Eternal Elixir (Papaya), there was, as a composer friend of mine likes to say, "nothing wrong with it." That is, it seemed no better or worse than a zillion other straight-ahead tenor-saxophone discs.
Plus Benny Sharoni's hard bop and Ben Powell's fiddle magic
By JON GARELICK  |  November 12, 2010
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Autumn leaves

One of the great harbingers of fall jazz for the past seven years has been the Beantown Jazz Festival.
A cornucopia of jazz
By JON GARELICK  |  September 08, 2008
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Trane, Joyce Dee Dee, Sco, and more

The official kickoff to the season begins with the week of activities celebrating the 30th anniversary of the John Coltrane Memorial Concert.
A jam-packed season of jazz
By JON GARELICK  |  September 12, 2007
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Anat, Elvis, and Jenny

In the wake of a single solo album on her own label in 2005, Anat Cohen is suddenly everywhere.
Looking ahead to Newport Jazz and Folk, and to Jenny Scheinman
By JON GARELICK  |  July 30, 2007


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Self help

In jazz, it’s always the iron age.
JazzBoston boosts the scene with Jazz Week
By JON GARELICK  |  April 18, 2007