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Friday | The Post-Standard

Chick Corea to play two shows at Onondaga Community College in September

Corea, the legendary jazz pianist and composer, will perform two shows with his band, The Vigil, at Storer Auditorium.


Related Topix: Jazz, Jimmy Heath, New Orleans, The Rebirth Brass Band

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Jazz: Corea and Clarke return

Just over 40 years ago pianist-keyboardist Chick Corea put together a fusion jazz band that was to prove to be one of the most successful outfits in the crossover genre's history.


Related Topix: Jazz, Flora Purim, Joe Farrell, Airto Moreira, Stanley Clarke

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Pianist Chick Corea to perform at Jazz Winnipeg's fall concert season

Chick Corea & the Vigil perform at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival at Fair Grounds Race Course on Sunday, May 4, 2014, in New Orleans.


Related Topix: Jazz, New Orleans, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Jazz joy in july

Running since 1979, this ten-day festival of worship at the altar of jazz is now one of the world's biggest jazz happenings.


Related Topix: Jazz

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Zebrina's Wandering Klezmer Hybrids Flourish on Hamidbar Medaber

Canadian jazz pianist Jonathan Feldman had an epiphany. Raised on a steady diet of Miles Davis and his former bandmates' records like Chick Corea's "Light as a Feather", Feldman hadn't really explored the music of his family's Jewish faith.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz, Canada, John Zorn, Masada

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Star Tribune

Spotlight: Bela Fleck with Brooklyn Rider at the Minnesota Zoo

Thursday: Ever-adventurous banjo god Fleck is always willing to challenge himself and his collaborators, as he has done in Twin Cities gigs with the Marcus Roberts Trio, versatile bassist Edgar Meyer and jazz piano giant Chick Corea.


Related Topix: Jazz, Classical, Edgar Meyer, White Bear Lake, MN, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jun 25, 2014


Festival preview: Jeff Ballard Trio is about more than drumming

Now 50, he enjoys a discography approaching 100 recordings for stars like Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Joshua Redman and many others, with five albums as a leader or co-leader.


Related Topix: Pat Metheny, Jazz, Brad Mehldau, Joshua Redman, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel

Edmonton Journal

Festival preview: Jeff Ballard Trio is about more than drumming

Let's face it. When you name a restaurant MEAT, you're asking for it in the one-liners department.


Related Topix: Jazz, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Joshua Redman, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Sunday Herald

Tim Garland Songs To The North Sky

OVER the past 20-plus years, saxophonist Tim Garland has been involved in many and varied musical styles, from Celtic jazz to orchestral composition to fusion to free improvisation to the virtuosic celebrations of keyboard master Chick Corea, and he's applied himself to all of them with a commitment and melodic sensibility that makes his musical ... (more)


Related Topix: Jazz, Pop/Rock, Lighthouse

Fri Jun 20, 2014


Vancouver Jazz Festival: Weekend highlights

Jazz connoisseurs compare Japanese pianist/composer Uehara Hiromi's high-octane, complex playing to Jimi Hendrix.


Related Topix: Jazz, Al di Meola

Tue Jun 17, 2014

All About Jazz

SFJAZZ Collective: Live...

Some things change, some things stay the same. After two successive recordings and tours with an identical lineup -a first in its now 10-year history -the SFJAZZ Collective once again undergoes some minor personnel shifts.


Related Topix: Jazz, Stevie Wonder, Soul

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Current in Carmel

Carmel's Center for the Performing Arts announces 2014-15 season lineup

June is an extra special month at the Center for the Performing Arts. During the weekend of June 20 the center will shine the spotlight on the Great American Songbook Hall of Fame as part of the Krieg DeVault Encore Celebration.


Related Topix: Jazz, Tony Bennett, Randy Newman, Pop/Rock, Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Frank Sinatra