NEA Jazz Masters

NEA Jazz Masters 2018

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    For me, the art of jazz is most supremely expressed in affording others the opportunity and space to create and...

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    I am surprised to be honored with the NEA’s prestigious award and to be in such inspiring company. It feels...

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    "It is a true honor to be selected as a recipient of the 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz...

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    In the beginning of my career, I had the good fortune to attend ‘living’ schools of jazz; I was able...