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One of the most groundbreaking and influential saxophonists of his generation, Miguel Zenon achieved a jazz first in 2008: he was honored with both the Guggenheim Fellowship and the MacArthur Fellow "genius grant" in the same year. Over his illustrious career, the multiple Grammy Award nominee has showcased a masterful ability to balance the often contradictory roles of institution and innovation, creating a signature blend of Latin jazz infused with mathematical precision, furious improvisation, and elegant lyricism. All About Jazz says it simply: Miguel Zenon is "modern jazz at its very best."