WASHINGTON | The Latest: Jazz great Wayne Shorter gets honors

WASHINGTON  | The Latest: Jazz great Wayne Shorter gets honors

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Kennedy Center Honors program (all times local):

9:05 p.m.

Jazz legend Wayne Shorter was hailed by the Kennedy Center for a six-decade career that included collaborations with everyone from Art Blakey and Miles Davis to Carlos Santana and Joni Mitchell.

In presenting Shorter’s honor, Jason Moran, the Kennedy Center’s artistic director for jazz, described his music in celestial terms.

“His sound holds a special place in the galaxy,” Moran said.

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