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Hear 16 concerts from this past weekend’s Newport Jazz Festival, including sets from Miguel Zenón’s Rayuela Quartet, the Jack DeJohnette All-Stars, Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society, Three Clarinets (featuring Anat Cohen), Jenny Scheinman and Bill Frisell, and many more.

Photos: Erik Jacobs for NPR

I web-produced this thing from the comfort of my desk (and a package of Twizzlers) in Washington, D.C. You’d do well to download the Darcy James Argue set — the Brooklyn Babylon suite reminded me of everything from “Where the Streets Have No Name” to Mingus to “All My Friends” to a brief minute of Sabbath-ian doom.