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Thursday Aug 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

St. James Studio Presents the Wonderful Music of Jazz Greats Series Starting This Fall

Following the hugely successful Jazz Divas series which took place during the summer of 2014, JGB Events make a welcome return to the St. James Studio this autumn with The Wonderful Music of the Jazz Greats series.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Benny Goodman, Jazz

Thursday Aug 21 | All About Jazz

RADIO/PODCAST: Reluctant Genius of Jazz: Artie Shaw This Week on Riverwalk Jazz

To celebrate the Shaw legacy, Riverwalk's David Holt talks with Tom Nolan, the author of a new biography, Three Chords for Beauty's Sake: The Life of Artie Shaw.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Benny Goodman, Genius, Entertainment, Television, Blues

Tue Aug 12, 2014

All About Jazz

Music Industry: Trigger Alpert: 'Trigger Happy!'

Bassist Herman A'Trigger" Alpert had an illustrious career. A muscular time-keeper with a refined sense of swing, he began recording in February 1940 in Frankie Trumbauer's orchestra while touring with Alvino Rey's band.

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Related Topix: Glenn Miller, Jazz, The Glenn Miller Orchestra

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Remembering Jazz great Artie Shaw

On the eve of America's entry into World War II, TIME magazine reported that to the German masses the United States meant "sky-scrapers, Clark Gable, and Artie Shaw."

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Related Topix: Jazz, New Rochelle, NY, Black Entertainment, Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Remembering Jazz great Artie Shaw

Shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the unpredictable Shaw quit the music business once again, this time to enlist in the U.S. Navy.

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Related Topix: Shaw (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Jazz, US Military, US Navy, Symphony, Arts

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