These are the best jazz shows in NYC in March.
Echoes of Basie, Mingus, Tyner, etc., with chops and abstractions all their own
Talents old and new throw stuff against the wall and see what sticks
Innovation reigns, from 36-CD retrospectives to the Hüsker Dü of free jazz
New releases, reissues, debuts, and moreeach critic's picks
Ferocious homage mingles with daring fusion, looking both back and beyond
The very best of the year's best-ofs for your economical holiday-gift-giving convenience
A Gentleman You Didn't Mess With: The King and His Honors and His Many Revolutions
Reissues by the Boxful, Singers by the Cut
Jimmy Heath Gets His Due
The Perfect Drummer, Exactly Right and Exactly Like Himself
Weird Nightmares and Other Forgotten Dreams
How Jungle Is--and Isn't--the 'New Jazz'