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Ben Briley was excluded from American Idol's top 10 on Thursday night. The 24-year-old from Gallatin, Tenn., was eliminated from the Fox competition after falling into the bottom three alongside Majesty Rose and Sam Woolf.
Charleston Jazz Orchestra , Charleston's own resident big band, swings on in its 6th Anniversary Season on Saturday, March 22, presenting "Little Girl Blue," paying homage to the "High Priestess of Soul," the iconic Nina Simone, celebrating the voice of an era and one of the most prolific figures and women in jazz.
Better Than Ezra is set to release its first single in five years next month. Titled, "Crazy Lucky," the track was produced by Tony Hoffer who's producing the band's eighth full-length album, due out this summer.
Springing from a show-business legacy - their father is jazz bassist Charlie Haden - the Haden Triplets arrive mostly ready for prime time.
Many small jazz clubs have disappeared from Manhattan, but there are still places to go for intimate sessions and great atmosphere Bradley's, Sweet Basil: if these names have a mythic aura, there's a good reason.
American Idol 's top 11 embraced Hollywood on Wednesday night. The contestants performed songs from the movies, as judges Jennifer Lopez , Harry Connick, Jr. , and Keith Urban looked on.
Bowen's appointment, effective July 1, was announced Wednesday by Goucher's board of trustees.
Call me naive, but it's always a disappointment for me whenever I find out that artists can be just as prejudiced as the rest of us.
The World Premiere of Stories From the Night Before, a new evening of dance theater created by Maurice Brandon Curry , Chair of the Dance Department of Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, will be presented on Sunday and Monday March 16 and 17 at 7 PM at New York University's Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place , New York, NY 10012.
Loyola University will hold a free screening and panel discussion of Thursday evening of "Lady Be Good: Instrumental Women in Jazz," a documentary about female jazz musicians in the 20th Century.
Boney James, Ester Rada, Average White Band and Al Jarreau are among the acts that will play at the Jacksonville Jazz Festival.
Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter k.d. lang says making her Broadway debut was "a dream come true" and its effects on her music will be "profound."
More than one sniffed happily in the audition room, just happy to be there. Fourteen small dogs ranging from English cocker spaniels to toy poodles got call-backs Wednesday for the chance to star opposite five-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald on Broadway in "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill," a musical that imagines one of Billie Holiday's ... (more)
Saxophonists, keyboard trios, and jazz singers topped the list of seven Vogue Theatre Series shows announced on March 12. The ever-reliable Medeski Martin & Wood kick things off with a June 20 show in which they'll be joined by frequent collaborator John Scofield on guitar; that bill's off-the-hook funk quotient will be topped only by former James ... (more)
Thielemans made the announcement Wednesday when he cancelled a concert in Antwerp for a second time in three months for health reasons.
National Jazz Museum in Harlem Benefit Concert - June 9 Featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jonathan Batiste & Special Surprise Guests Concert at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College The National Jazz Museum in Harlem invites you to the June 9th, 2014 Gala Benefit Concert & Awards Ceremony held at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College .