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Posed photos, four jazz masters seated in front, the three others with Chairman Gioia standing behind

Chairman Gioia joins the 2006 class of NEA Jazz Masters. From top to bottom and left to right: Chairman Dana Gioia, Buddy DeFranco, Chick Corea, Bob Brookmeyer, John Levy, Tony Bennett, Ray Barretto, Freddie Hubbard. Photo: Tom Pich