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Jazz Siren Angela DeNiro Headlines the GingerNewYork TV Show in New York City
Mar. 10, 2014 - NEW YORK -- Angela DeNiro: is a native New Yorker, earned her degree in Music, and is a composer and arranger, as well as vocalist.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Jazz: There's a Mingus a-Monk us, in The Abstract Truth
Jazz certainly has its share of quirky. This week, I bring you focus onto two of the most individual and influential artists in all of Post war Jazz, and a third person for some similar reasons.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Open Source Comments
Gunther Schuller: A Life in Pursuit of Music and Beauty, Part 1
Gunther Schuller is a composer, conductor, horn virtuoso, jazz historian and critic who had the nerve and the authority years ago to decree that "all musics are created equal."
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Millions (A Blog about Books)
Bird Lives: On Stanley Crouch's Kansas City Lightning
From roughly the end of World War II to the publication of On The Road , there was no more emulated musician in the world of jazz than Charlie "Bird" Parker .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Teacher joins top music students on stage
Richmond Music School's outstanding students will be on stage Saturday for the local institution's Concerto Concert, which will also feature one of their teachers.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
New Jersey Jazz Society to Welcome Bria Skonberg and Tia Fuller to MPAC, 3/30
Trumpeter/vocalist Bria Skonberg was inspired by Louis Armstrong . Alto saxophonist Tia Fuller was influenced by Cannonball Adderley.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Smiths remain an area jazz fixture
Pasadena and its environs have had a jazz presence since at least the 1950s, when artist Jirayr Zorthian hosted a clothing-optional party for Charlie Parker in 1952.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Daily Journal
Parenting, and all that jazz
It's 9 p.m., and I'm sitting at a coffee shop where my son and his high school friends are playing jazz.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
All About Jazz
Jazz and Death: Medical Profiles of...
Charlie Parker's famous alto saxophone break on "Night in Tunisia," recorded for Ross Russell's Dial label March 28, 1946 may be immortal, but the fragile vessel producing such genius was not.
Charlie Parker | Bird leaves the nest
Stanley Crouch's "Kansas City Lightning" chronicles the early years of alto saxophonist Charlie "Bird" Parker so vividly that the author seems to have conjured, shaman-like, the self-destructive genius who laid the foundation of modern jazz.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
ToDo ToDay: Cigarette, Square Dancing, and Dino's Final Nights
Hushed but hardly timid, local band Cigarette put out one of the area's best indie-rock records last year: Gush , a seven-song exercise in sneaky tension and patient rhythms .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Monday concert to honor music of Charles Mingus
The Northwestern State University Tuesday Night Jazz Combo will present a musical celebration of Charles Mingus and his music from the Civil Rights era Monday, Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Adolphe Sax, saxophone inventor, finally gets his due in Belgium
A file photo taken on November 15, 2012 shows a Charlie Parker Buescher Aristocrat E-flat alto saxophone being dusted before being placed on display during a press preview at auction house Bonham's in Hollywood, California.