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The Year In Jazz17:46

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For the past eight years, jazz critic Francis Davis polls his fellow critics on the best jazz records of the year.

Davis joins  Here & Now’s Robin Young to share the best jazz music that came out of 2013. Davis also takes a look back at some of jazz's biggest losses from the year — from Marian McPartland to Jim Hall and Yusef Lateef.

Music Heard In The Segment


  • Francis Davis, jazz critic for the Village Voice and contributing editor to the Atlantic.

This segment aired on January 1, 2014.

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