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Lauryn Hill & Nina Simone - 2 great tastes that taste great together

Esperanza Spalding--- is a jazz bassist, cellist and singer, who draws upon many genres in her own compositions.She has won 4 Grammy Awards, including the Grammy Award for Best New Artist at the 53rd Grammy Awards,making her the first jazz artist to win the award

Gerry Mulligan

Jazz in Paris

Johnny Griffin

Thelonious Monk (1959) Rehearsing in a New York loft with saxophonists Phil Woods and Charlie Rouse, along with other jazz musicians, unnamed.

Toots Thielemans

Esperanza Spalding

Ella Fitzgerald, by Annie Leibowitz, 1988

Sonny Stitt (1953) [b.1924 - d.1982] No one had a harder time dealing with Charlie Parker's legacy than this superb musician, whose sound and ideas on alto sax sounded so much like Bird's that he switched to tenor in order to be seen and heard as his own man.

Ladies and gentlemen, the incomparable Charles Mingus - playing the bow...Yeah!

Miles Davis

Janis Joplin ... 1968

smack dab in the middle • jazz great joe williams

Anton Corbijn, Miles Davis, 1985

James Taylor 1970 Cleveland Concert Poster

Leonard Bernstein

John Burks "Dizzy" Gillespie

Billie Holiday, 1946

Chrissie Hynde