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A panel during the Arts Policy on the Ground symposium discussing the NEA's support for jazz. Moderator: Wayne Brown. Director of Music and Opera, NEA and panelists: Dr. Willie Hill, Director, UMass Fine Arts Center; Bob Blumenthal, Author and Grammy Award-Winning Jazz Critic, Boston Globe; and Tia Fuller, Saxophonist, Composer, and Educator. Includes a short, improvised performance by Tia Fuller.