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Noted teen's next gig: Talented college freshman, Eynon resident well ...
An autographed picture of the great big band leader and clarinet player Benny Goodman hangs on the wall in David Mirarchi's room.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Darlington and Stockton Times
Ripon Date: Dazzling clarinettist Pete Long, of the Jazz Repertory Company
Janusz Piotrowicz will conduct the orchestra at Ripon Cathedral on Saturday, September 6, in Beethoven's Symphony No 8, a masterpiece of invention with its furiously creative drive, teasing scherzo and whirlwind finale.
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Palm Coast band is swinging again
Retired civil engineer and veteran Gil Surette says his sax playing took on a big role in World War II.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Vail Daily News
Two decades of jazz
The Vail Jazz Festival kicked off last year's Labor Day weekend Vail Jazz Party with the hopping sounds of the Vail Jazz Workshop All-Stars.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Faith Lutheran Church Offers New Orleans Jazz Liturgies
On Sunday morning, September 7, Faith Lutheran Church will be offering two New Orleans Jazz Liturgies, at 8:30 and 11 am.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Rally Day, Sept. 7, at Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence
Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence will celebrate Rally Day with two Eucharistic services, featuring New Orleans jazz on Sunday, Sept.
Fine lineup for 20th Vail series will wrap up the summer
As the summer comes to an end, so do the mountain jazz festivals. But there's one more, and in terms of straight-ahead, sophisticated music, this may be the one worth holding out for.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
National Beat: Tony Bennett Jazzes Up The Grand Sierra Resort in Reno
Tony Bennett , WWII veteran, author, painter, sixteen time grammy winner, and recipient of too many honors to list here graced The Grand Sierra Resorts Grand Theatre Saturday .
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.