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NEA Surveys Jazz

An extensive new National Endowment for the Arts survey finds jazz musicians are well educated but underpaid and lacking benefits. Hey, we could have told them the same thing for a lot less cash.

Released yesterday, “Changing the Beat: A Study of the Worklife of Jazz Musicians” contains survey results from about 2,700 jazz musicians located in New York, Detroit, San Francisco and New Orleans.

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