NEA Jazz Masters

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Lorraine Gordon

Photo by Eric Ogden

2013 NEA Jazz Master

The owner of the legendary club, The Village Vanguard, talks about her life in jazz. [32:52]

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Lou Donaldson

Photo by Bob Lasky

2013 NEA Jazz Master

Sweet Poppa Lou talks about the musical roots of his swinging bop saxophone sound. [38:23]

Trombonist and producer, NEA Jazz Master

Delfeayo Marsalis: it's all in the family. [34:32]

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Benny Golson

Photo by Lisa Stein

Composer, Saxophonist, NEA Jazz Master

Benny Golson ‘s life is a who's who in jazz! [40:38]

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Ahmad Jamal

Photo courtesy of DL Media

Pianist and Jazz Master

Ahmad Jamal discusses his long and celebrated career. [30:51]

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Sheila Jordan

Photo by Ed Cohen

Singer, NEA Jazz Master

Sheila Jordan talks about her life in jazz. [34:48]

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Jack DeJohnette

Photo by Dion Ogust

2012 NEA Jazz Master

Part 2: The 2012 Jazz Master discusses his approach to music. [23:57]

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Jack DeJohnette

Photo by Dion Ogust

2012 NEA Jazz Master

Part 1: Legendary drummer Jack DeJohnette talks about his early career. [31:53]

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Jimmy Owens

Photo © 2011 Stephanie Myers. All rights reserved.

2012 NEA Jazz Master

Trumpeter and flugelhorn player, composer, arranger, educator, and advocate Jimmy Owens talks about his life in jazz. [34:24]

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Jimmy Heath

Photo by Tom Pich

2003 NEA Jazz Master

Saxophonist, composer and arranger Jimmy Heath talks about his storied career and some of the jazz greats he’s played with. [33:05]

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