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At the third annual Duke Ellington Jazz Festival on September 9-17 enjoy more than 100 jazz performances at concert venues and clubs throughout Washington, DC. This year’s program is a tribute to the musical genius of jazz legend John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie (1917-1993), who revolutionized 20th century music by integrating Latin American, African and Caribbean musical influences into traditional jazz. Don't miss the free concert on the National Mall!

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