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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 .
A mixed programme of jazz, Latin, soul and funk is on offer at Stowe School on Wednesday, March 19, when jazz pianist Martyn Croston performs in the Ugland Auditorium with Dave Richmond on bass and Gary Morgan on electric guitar.
Up-and-coming gypsy jazz band La Vie est Belle is scheduled to perform live at Olympus Hall in Samseong-dong, Seoul on March 21. Titled "Gypsy World," the concert will feature a variety of songs ranging from upbeat, groovy compositions to gypsy-influenced tunes from the band's recently released album "Gypsy Mood."
Cape Town 130406- BWB- Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum and Rick Braun from USA performs at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival in Manenberg stage.Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter Argus THE CAPE TOWN International Jazz Festival celebrates 15 years since it started in the Good Hope Centre as an extension of the North Sea Jazz Festival.
She died the next year of alcohol and drug abuse. 1969: "Mrs. Robinson" by Simon and Garfunkel was named Song and Record of the Year at the Grammy Awards, beating out "Hey Jude" by The Beatles.
Trumpeter/vocalist Bria Skonberg was inspired by Louis Armstrong. Alto saxophonist Tia Fuller was influenced by Cannonball Adderley.
In 1996, while a host at the radio station WQEW New York, Jonathan Schwartz had to the opportunity to sit down and talk music, literature and film with the legendary actor/musician/director Clint Eastwood.
His trophy cabinet contains Grammy, American Music, Soul Train, World Music and other awards, and he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.