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  • Correction: Obit-Bruce Lundvall story story has photos
    Updated: May-22-15 1:25 pm

    NEW YORK - In a story May 20 about the death of jazz recording executive Bruce Lundvall, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Lundvall failed to regain consciousness after surgery. In fact, he regained consciousness prior to his death. The story also inaccurately stated Lundvali left Blue Note Records in 2010. Rather, he remained with the label as chairman emeritus.

  • Noted jazz musician Bob Belden dies in NYC at age 58 story has photos
    Updated: May-20-15 11:50 pm

    NEW YORK - Bob Belden, a Grammy-winning jazz musician, composer, arranger and producer who was the first American musician to perform in Iran since its 1979 revolution when he toured there earlier this year, died Wednesday. He was 58.

  • 11-year-old Indonesian jazz piano prodigy releases debut CD story has photos
    Updated: May-12-15 9:35 pm

    NEW YORK - Joey Alexander's favorite things include the Avengers, SpongeBob and Thelonious Monk. He's a normal 11-year-old kid who just happens to be a jazz piano prodigy from Indonesia and has already impressed such jazz luminaries as Wynton Marsalis and Herbie Hancock.

  • AP Interview: Marcus Miller on race, slavery and jazz 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 1:59 pm

    PARIS - Jazz musician Marcus Miller's decades-long resume includes multiple Grammy Awards, work with Miles Davis and even an appearance on a Michael Jackson album, but now he's relishing his second calling as a UNESCO Artist For Peace and spokesman for the organization's Slave Route Project.