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Piano Mastery, Trinidadian Trumpet, Singing Apes: New Jazz

by Patrick Jarenwattananon
Jul 27, 2013 (All Things Considered)

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Patrick Jarenwattananon

It's been too long since we simply sat up and pointed out a few of the many new releases worth a set of ears. Luckily, the staff on weekends at All Things Considered thought the same. They invited me to sit down with host Jacki Lyden and play a few cuts for them.

Here's music from an elder statesman of piano, a trumpeter who understands creole music personally, a drummer who writes tunes with a payoff, and a singer in her early 20s with maturity and kick.

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