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Comp CDs to Benefit JAI

What the world needed was a couple more jazz compilation CDs. Jazz Alliance International is happy to have sated the world. The new Hear and Now jazz compilation CDs the Alliance recently released with help from BET Jazz offer something for the contemporary jazz fan and those smoothers you’re going to need stocking stuffers for.

A straightahead and accessible affair, Jazz Hear and Now includes tracks from the kind of folks we like to put on the cover of JazzTimes: Diana Krall, Dave Holland, Brad Mehldau, Joe Lovano, Cassandra Wilson, etc. None of the tracks are exclusive, each has appeared on an album before.

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