Sergio Mendes collaborates in The Key of Joy; Charles Lloyd celebrates his eighth decade with a new concert release; Lakecia Benjamin offers a fresh tribute to John and Alice Coltrane; Nduduzo Makhathini finds a home on Blue Note Records; Plus lots more.
- Bird at 100: Does Charlie Parker Still Matter? By Neil Tesser
- Chairmen of the Bird: Gary Bartz, Vincent Herring and Bobby Watson discuss the primacy of Charlie Parker. By Bob Weinberg
- Plus: A guide to the best of Charlie Parker's recordings; six artists share their thoughts on Charlie Parker; observations and insights by Charlie Parker and others.
- Lolly Allen
- George Burton
- Kurt Elling and Danilo Pérez
- Leo Sherman
- LaTanya Hall
- Pat Metheny
- Jonathan Kreisberg
- The DIVA Jazz Orchestra and others