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  • The Roy Hargrove Quintet will perform June 9 at the Hamilton as part of the 2013 DC Jazz Festival

    DC Jazz Festival 2013: 'Don’t understand it, just enjoy it,' says founder

    Now in its ninth year, the DC Jazz Festival runs through June 15 with more than 125 performances at more than 40 venues around town.


  • Gacy's blood may solve old murders

    Detectives have long wondered what secrets serial killer John Wayne Gacy and other condemned murderers took to the grave when they were executed — mostly whether they had other unknown victims.


  • Jazz pianist Jason Moran to advise Kennedy Center

    The Kennedy Center has chosen 36-year-old pianist Jason Moran as its artistic adviser for jazz, a post long held by acclaimed musician Billy Taylor until he died last year at 89.


  • Kennedy Center taps pianist Moran as jazz adviser

    The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday tapped 36-year-old pianist and composer Jason Moran to be its artistic adviser for jazz, a post held by acclaimed musician Billy Taylor until his death last December at 89.


  • Pianist and composer Jason Moran, 36, will take over as the artistic adviser for jazz at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. (Kennedy Center via Associated Press)

    Taking Names: Moran joins Kennedy Center

    The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday tapped 36-year-old pianist and composer Jason Moran to be its artistic adviser for jazz, replacing Billy Taylor, who died in December at 89.


  • This undated photo provided by the Cook County Sheriff's Department shows victims remains of serial killer John Wayne Gacy being exhumed by authorities. The Cook County Sheriff's Department last spring secretly exhumed the bones of the 8 victims who were never identified in the hopes that scientific tests that were not around between 1972 and 1978 when Gacy killed his 33 victims will make identification possible. (Associated Press/Cook County Sheriff's Department)

    Gacy victims exhumed to ID them

    More than 30 years after a collection of skeletal remains was found beneath John Wayne Gacy's house, detectives have secretly exhumed bones of eight young men who were never identified in hopes of answering a final question: Who were they?


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