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— by Jeff Kaliss: I went to the 7 Mile House a year ago to see Akira Tana with Friends from Osaka, partly because I myself have been a friend of the Palo Alto-bred, Japanese-American drummer Tana and an even longer-term admirer of his jazz collaborations with the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Lena Horne, James Moody, and Cedar Walton. I had reason to trust Tana’s taste…

July 6, 2019