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Friday Aug 15 | Examiner.com

Top Brazilian musicians in the SFJAZZ lineup for 2014-2015 season

As many of you already know, Brazil is a country where music seems to run in the Brazilians' veins.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Milton Nascimento, Latin

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Willamette Week

end: 15 Things to Do and See in Portland, August 1-3

Hood Jazz Festival kicks off with Friday night's free round robin featuring four local combos, each at a different restaurant on Main Avenue in downtown Gresham.

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Related Topix: Gresham, OR, Portland, OR, Pete Christlieb, Jazz, Freddie Hubbard, Hubbard, OR

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Straits Times

Jazz bassist Charlie Haden dies aged 76

Grammy Award-winning Charlie Haden, a legendary jazz bassist who played with artists including John Coltrane and Chet Baker, died on Friday in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Charlie Haden, Jazz, Black Entertainment, John Coltrane, Keith Jarrett

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Harris Eisenstadt's Golden State quartet is intellectually seductive

Riding on the stacked architecture of Eisenstadt's drums and the meaty thrum of Mark Dresser's big-toned acoustic bass, bassoonist Sara Schoenbeck and flutist Nicole Mitchell create intersecting planes of melody, before twisting their lines into loose and lively counterpoint.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Gerry Mulligan, Ornette Coleman, Anthony Braxton, Canada,

Worcester News

Pianist for the greats comes to club

Brian Dee has performed as a session musician during his career and his piano playing can be heard on recordings by Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby as well as Peggy Lee and Johnny Mercer.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Fred Astaire, Jazz, Bing Crosby, Johnny Mercer

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