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Dædalus Spring 2019 Issue - Why Jazz Still Matters
“Jazz: it has been called both cool and hot, earthy and avant-garde, intellectual and primitive. It is improvisational music touted for the freedom it permits its players, but in its heyday was largely composed and tightly arranged. . . . But is jazz a relic of the past, or does it continue to have meaning and influence for today’s artists and audiences? And while it may still be present, does it still matter?”
— Gerald Early and Ingrid Monson

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