In the hands of 'Count' Bill Basie, churning rhythms and unforgettable riffs helped define Kansas City swing. Now, guitarist James Chirillo, pianist Cyrus Chestnut and vocalist Gregory Porter join the Jazz at Lincoln Center to make the Basie classics burn. Wendell Pierce hosts.
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