Joe Lovano and Hank Jones
Tuesday, April 25–30

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, Bway at 60th, 212-258-9595

Proving the most eloquent improvisers can trounce intergenerational differences, the saxophonist and pianist have turned heads with their quartet work for the past two years. Here's their alone-together moment, and methinks it might be as sublime as most of the city's jazz fans are hoping.

Members of Jackalope play by no rules
photo: Shiho Fukada
Members of Jackalope play by no rules

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