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Roy Haynes to Perform as Part of Highlights in Jazz Series

Drummer Roy Haynes (pictured), along with piano and guitar duo Benny Green and Russell Malone and vocalist Bob Dorough, will perform in New York’s longest running jazz series, Jack Kleinsinger’s “Highlights in Jazz,” on Dec. 2.

Haynes, even at age 79, is one of today’s most versatile and respected jazz drummers. He has played with Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane, and has released more than 25 albums. His most recent release, this year’s Fountain of Youth, earned praise from media outlets including Billboard and the LA Times.

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