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Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel, Dubai relaunches popular Munch Brunch
The event was hosted by Wynton Marsalis, jazz musician and Artistic Director of JALC; Omar Alfardan, President of the Resorts Development Company, the parent company of The St. Regis Doha and Al Gassar Resort; Adrian Ellis, Executive Director of JALC; and Tareq Derbas, General Manager of The St. Regis Doha.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
'Billie on Broughton'
ONE OF the most influential jazz performers of all time, Billie Holiday is "a significant person for every jazz musician," says singer Jane Ogle.
Noms de mom
Until then, our toaster had remained "the toaster," the brown Chevy Vega was "the Vega" , our porch swing went by "the porch swing."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
L.A. Music Today: Danny Freyer
"One of the best jazz vocals CD's I've heard in a long time," says DJ Mark Landesman, at WWOZ New Orleans' Jazz station 90.7 FM.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
RedlandsJazzman Marcus Roberts plays Redlands Bowl on Friday
Marcus Roberts, left, says drummer Jason Marsalis and bassist Rodney Jordan do more than support the piano in the trio's arrangements.
Clarinet A La King: Tribute to Benny Goodman in New Jersey
After playing a series of one-night concerts across the country to nearly empty rooms, on August 21, 1935, Benny Goodman's Orchestra packed an estimated crowd of 10,000 into the Palomar Ballroom in Los Angeles on the final stop of a cross country tour.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Redlands Daily Facts
Glenn Miller Orchestra to play Redlands Bowl
The first record to receive a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America, issued Feb. 10, 1942, was “Chattanooga Choo Choo,” first released as a single in 1941.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The Faux Frenchmen in Historic Downtown on Thursday
The Faux Frenchmen are acoustic guitarists Brian Lovely and George Cunningham, acoustic bassist Don Aren, and violinist Paul Patterson.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Air Force Band conductor to perform at senior center
He's been doing it for more than a decade at a rate of over 100 gigs a year. Last year it was 160.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
What's the Greatest Rock Riff of All Time?
Here's what Kot had to say on the matter... Rock guitar solos? Often they're overblown, overrated and a waste of precious notes.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Garden State Concert Band is Coming to West Orange August 9
The Garden State Concert Band is making its appearance at Eagle Rock Reservation on Friday, August 9, as part of the free Essex County Summer Music series.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
WPTV Local News
Five fun things to do this weekend
Big Band Concerts- The FAU 'Swing Era Jazz Band' plays hits from the golden age of the big bands.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Poly alumni reunite for Madonna Inn gig
Cal Poly’s Collegians Alumni Big Band will celebrate its 47-year reunion with a gig from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Madonna Inn Ballroom in San Luis Obispo.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Newport Jazz Festival Not Thinking About Retirement
This weekend, the Newport Jazz Festival turns 60. Even though Newport inspired thousands of other festivals, both jazz and otherwise, around the world , it remains a unique event in the cultural landscape: Newport is at once the grandfather of all large-scale outdoor music festivals and the unchallenged epicenter of the jazz world-the equivalent of ... (more)
Buffalo Philharmonic Makes Debut Visit to Princeton
Princeton does not get to hear visiting orchestras very often, but thanks to William and Judith Scheide, there have been more recently.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Boca News Now
FAU Announces Two Concerts, Tickets Available
The FAU Swing Era Jazz Band will present an evening of hits from the 30s, 40s, and 50s.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
A Short History of Jazz
A Short History of Jazz Sundays 10 - 31 August at 2pm Museum of Wellington City & Sea Queens Wharf Entry by koha The Museum of Wellington City & Sea turns the spotlight on the history of jazz this August, with a focus on the music of the '20s, '30s '40s & '50s.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Molly Ryan Comes to the Iridium, 7/29
ScoBar Entertainment will present "Boardwalk Empire's" MOLLY RYAN for two shows on Tuesday, July 29th at 8 & 10pm at the Iridium.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Music Mountain Welcomes Misha Dichter with Harlem String Quartet & Swingtime Big Band This Weekend
America's oldest continuing summer Chamber Music Festival, Music Mountain, continues their 85th Anniversary Season with Swingtime Big Band tonight, July 26 with the popular pre-concert dinner beforehand followed on Sunday, July 27 by the piano virtuoso Misha Dichter and the acclaimed Harlem String Quartet.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Dumas: All things possible with Sammy Kaye's baton
I was cleaning out files when I came upon letters from an old friend who enjoyed writing letters.