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Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 11/29/2011

Kennedy Center taps Jason Moran as new jazz advisor

The Kennedy Center announced Tuesday that Jason Moran, a pianist and composer, will serve as its artistic adviser for jazz.

Moran. 36. succeeds the late pianist Billy Taylor.
While the jazz programming at the Kennedy Center gets new leadership, the center will salute the great Sonny Rollins, here in April 21 1986, at this weekend’s Kennedy Center Honors. (Courtesy of Milestone) (Provided by TWP Archives)

Our colleague Jess Righthand reported on the Moran appointment.

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