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 Obituary, 2020 Jazz Goodbyes

A short tribute to the jazz musicians we lost in 2020, including pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Gary Peacock, saxophonist Jimmy Heath, pianist & composer Keith Tippett, Ellis Marsalis Jr., and Helen Jones Woods, trombonist of the all-woman big band International Sweethearts of Ryhthm.

The music featured in the video is Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, and Barney Bigard's 'Mood Indigo', performed by the late Ellis Marsalis Jr.