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Wynton Marsalis Clarifies Statement Saying Rap is Worse Than Confederate Statues

Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis recently caught a bit of heat for sharing his belief that…

Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis: Rap Is More Damaging Than Confederate Statues

Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis didn’t hold back during a new interview in which he discussed the…

‘After Midnight’ Resurrects the Jazz Age [PHOTOS]

There’s been a lot of vintage vision lately when it comes to the Jazz Age…

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Wynton Marsalis Toots His Own Horn [INTERVIEW]

Yes, Wynton Marsalis has soul. The knee-jerk criticism of the 51-year-old jazz trumpeter ever since…

From Wynton to Weezy:ELEW Fuses Musical Genres to Create ‘Rockjazz’

In the beginning he was Eric Lewis, the Camden, New Jersey-born, piano wizard who won…

[INTERVIEW] Wynton Marsalis: Jazz Messenger

In 1987, Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Wynton Marsalis directed a summer concert series entitled "Classical Jazz…

THE SIX: Jonathan Batiste on Style, Music, and ‘Red Hook Summer’

This summer, emerging jazz wunderkind Jonathan Batiste made His big screen debut with Spike Lee’s…

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[INTERVIEW] Cassandra Wilson

For three decades, the Grammy-winning, Mississippi-born vocalist/guitarist/composer Cassandra Wilson has carved a distinctive niche for…