Hot Jazz Saturday Night
From 8 until 11 p.m., the air is filled with vintage jazz, swing, and big band recordings from the '20s, '30s, and '40s.
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Roulette to Present SKELETONS as Part of Jerome Residency, 3/21
Roulette presents Skeletons , the American entertainment unit led by composer/musicians Matt Mehlan and Jason McMahon, Friday, March 21, 8pm.
The Daily Page
Pianist Yefim Bronfman delivers two exquisite Beethoven concertos with the Madison Symphony Orchestra
An all-Beethoven program is a guaranteed hit, and the Madison Symphony Orchestra proves it once again in their concerts this weekend at Overture Hall .
All About Jazz
Swiss Jazz Orchestra: Live at Jazzfestival Bern
Live at Jazzfestival Bern Some big-band albums are heated and brassy, others cool and understated, while a precious few simply cast a mesmerizing spell.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Maria Schneider's classical jazz: No boundaries
A SNUG one-bedroom flat near Manhattan's Central Park serves as home and studio to Maria Schneider, composer and bandleader.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The News Tribune
Kyle Smith,Tacoma postcard and souvenir pioneer, passes at 96
His business, Smith-Western, prospered as it expanded into gifts and souvenirs, and it grew to include international clients and suppliers.
Contra Costa Times
From the Archives: Wynton Marsalis speaks out
We're dusting off our 2011 interview with trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, who brings his 15-piece Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to the Bay Area this month.
Holyoke Community College plans 17th annual Jazz Festival
HOLYOKE - The 17th annual Holyoke Community College Jazz Festival opens on March 28 with a concert by the Amherst Jazz Orchestra, featuring the Jeff Holmes Quartet as guest artist for a weekend of musical performances.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Martin becomes top Oz Oscar winner
In an historic moment for Australia at the Oscars, Sydney duo Catherine Martin and Beverley Dunn have won the production design Oscar for their work on The Great Gatsby.
12th Annual FPS Jazz Cabaret on March 8th
The Franklin Public Schools Music Department will host its 12th Annual Jazz Cabaret on Saturday, March 8th.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
And the Feel-Good Oscar Goes To...
In honor of tomorrow's Oscars, Christopher and Lisa Leinberger recently posted on NextCity about the "top 12 movies about urbanism."
The concert by the Band of HM Royal Marines on Walmer Green is set to ...
This year's concert by the Band of HM Royal Marines on Walmer Green promises to be the biggest event in the South East.
The Greenville News
Review: Greenville Chamber Orchestra concert hits highs, lows
The Greenville Symphony does some of its most adventurous work in its chamber orchestra concerts at the Peace Center's Gunter Theatre.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Each Thursday in March, tune in for classic episodes featuring Baxter as Dr. , an amnesiac whose life as a noted crime psychologist crumbles when an attack causes memories of his criminal past to resurface.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence announces jazz services
On Transfiguration Sunday, March 2, Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence will offer two jazz eucharistic services, one at 8:30 am and the other at 11:00 am.
St. Louis Jazz Notes
Jazz this week: Marissa Mulder, Jazz St. Louis benefit gala, Hamiet...
It's Mardi Gras weekend in St. Louis, and though the "official" Mardi Gras events in recent years have tended to feature rock cover bands and DJs rather than jazz and blues, there will be plenty of jazz and creative music around town this week, if you know where to look.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Classic 'Porgy and Bess' comes to the Opera House
'Summertime, and the livin' is easy. Fish are jumpin' and the cotton is high.' So go the lyrics to the most popular song from the opera 'Porgy and Bess,' with music composed by George and Ira Gershwin.
The Globe and Mail
Hot Ticket: Jazz at Lincoln Centre Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is a fifteen-piece big band, led by Wynton Marsalis, which performed at Massey Hall in Toronto on Feb. 1, 2011.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
New Orleans Jazz Orchestra celebrates start of construction of its Central City headquarters
The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the future site of its Central City headquarters on Tuesday, Feb. 25. For a crowd of several dozen onlookers, trumpeter Irvin Mayfield, the Jazz Orchestra's founder, and his staff discussed plans to transform the former Gators department store at the corner of Oretha Castle Haley ... (more)
Gene Kelly show dances into Pasadena
The image of Gene Kelly hanging on a lamppost with an umbrella in his hand from the film “ Singin' in the Rain ” is iconic, but how much do we know about the man who created that moment? Kelly was a triple threat: actor, dancer and singer, as well as a film director, producer and choreographer.