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Tuesday | TwinCities

Bobby McFerrin gets spiritual on tour, which stops in Minneapolis on Saturday

An amusing warning prefaces the press bio for Bobby McFerrin. It cautions that prolonged listening to the multi-Grammy-winning vocal artist "may be hazardous to your preconceptions" and that possible side effects for those embracing his music include "utter and unparalleled joy, a new perspective on creativity, permanent rejection of the ... (more)


Related Topix: Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Symphony, Arts, Entertainment

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Singer Bobby McFerrin is happy to spread joy

An amusing warning prefaces the press bio for Bobby McFerrin. It cautions that prolonged listening to the multi-Grammy-winning vocal artist “may be hazardous to your preconceptions” and that possible side effects for those embracing his music include “utter and unparalleled joy, a new perspective on creativity, permanent rejection of ... (more)


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Symphony, Arts

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Albany Times Union

Chick Corea at the College of Saint Rosea s Massry...

By GREG HAYMES ALBANY - Chick Corea received a standing ovation from the sold-out crowd at the College of Saint Rose's Massry Center for the Arts before he even sat down to play the Steinway grand piano.


Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Antonio Carlos Jobim, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Burlington Free Press

Hear This for week of April 10

$39.75-$49.75. 775-0903, www.paramountvt.org. Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano-Ramirez are married and they make music together.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, April, Jazz, August, Rutland, VT, Higher Ground, Burlington, VT

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Harpur Jazz Ensemble hosts Marcinko for 2 concerts

The full day of jazz begins with a free midday concert at 1:20 p.m. with Carbone , Bill Carter , Tom Marino and Marcinko.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Tom Marino, Jazz, Duke Ellington, Archbald, PA

Berkshire Eagle

Returning to forever

Some recording artists are frozen in time, linked to a certain period in one's life, now gone and out of reach.


Related Topix: Jazz, Lenny White, Al di Meola, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Trace world music influences from Spain to Cuba with jazz singer Buika at the Kimmel Center on 4/10

Born in Mallorca, Spain to jazz-loving African parents and now residing in Miami, Buika traces the full arc of her musical heritage on her latest CD, La Noche MA s Larga , a path she'll retrace at the Kimmel Center on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Jazz, Jacques Brel, Chanson, Black Entertainment, Billie Holiday, Pat Metheny

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Chick Corea evokes many, but has a style all his own

Musical virtuosity is a means to an end, not an end unto itself. Chick Corea, the veteran jazz artist understands this truism.


Related Topix: Jazz, Irving Berlin, Music, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014

City Paper

ToDo ToDay: "Roadmaps and Diaries II," Chick Corea, and Graffiato Industry Night

Despite her degrees from Yale and the New England Conservatory, classically trained violinist Monica Germino wasn't content performing centuries-old orchestral works.


Related Topix: Jazz

The Kansas City Star

Chick Corea and Bela Fleck create multifaceted performance on piano and banjo

A jovial, nonchalant show at Kauffman Theatre isn't what one might expect from two eminent virtuosi, but that's exactly what Chick Corea and Béla Fleck delivered for their duet show Sunday evening at the Kauffman Center.


Related Topix: Jazz, Bela Fleck, Bluegrass

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

Miles at the Fillmore - Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 3

Miles Davis once stated that he could form the "greatest rock band you ever heard."


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz, Steve Grossman, Dave Holland, Jack Dejohnette, Airto Moreira

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Chick Corea and Béla Fleck bring a different kind of jazz to the Kauffman Center Sunday

There will be only two players on the Kauffman Center stage. The music they make can be called jazz for its improvisational spirit, even if it doesn’t sound like jazz in every detail.


Related Topix: Jazz, Kansas City, MO

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Miami Herald

A 'Turning Point' for Miami jazz guitarist

He's also released two CDs and performed with local stars Nicole Henry and the Spam All-Stars.


Related Topix: Miami, FL, Turning Point, Jazz

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Detroit News

Jazz master Chick Corea speaks through his piano

'I've always found it's a real trick to try and describe the experience of music,' says the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master by phone.


Related Topix: Jazz, Stan Getz

The Pitch

Music Forecast 4.3-4.9: Center of the City, Tab Benoit, Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, and more

Center of the City Middle of the Map takes over Westport this weekend, but you can escape the fray for a different kind of madness at Center of the City.


Related Topix: Blues, Tab Benoit, Jazz, Kansas City, MO

Keyboard Magazine

Chick Corea discusses his new band The Vigil

"I wanted to give a name to this band that had a specialness to it," legendary pianist and composer Chick Corea says of his nimble new group, the Vigil.


Related Topix: Jazz

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Sheboygan Concert Association announces 2014-15 lineup

The Sheboygan Concert Association has released its 2014-15 season lineup and announced its membership campaign, which will run through Monday, May 19. The 2014-15 season performances are: * Igor Butman's Moscow Jazz Orchestra, Monday, Sept.


Related Topix: Sheboygan, WI, Jazz, Dave Brubeck, Pat Metheny, Black Entertainment, Grover Washington, Jr.

Wed Mar 26, 2014


American jazz giants to headline Wellington winter jazz fest

The Wellington Jazz Festival is now a fixture on the capital's winter events calendar, and today the Festival's Artistic Director Shelagh Magadza announced jazz legends Chick Corea, Gary Burton, and Joshua Redman, will headline the popular three day event.


Related Topix: Jazz, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins

All About Jazz

Jeff Ballard Trio: Time's Tales

Track review of "Hangin' Tree" World-class drummer Jeff Ballard goes above and beyond the call of duty on his first album as a leader.


Related Topix: Jazz, Queens of the Stone Age, Pop/Rock

Thu Mar 20, 2014

All About Jazz

FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Gent Jazz Festival - Summer 2014

From 10 to 19 July in Ghent, Belgium Big names and musical discoveries on two stages colour Gent Jazz Festival's vision of the future.


Related Topix: France, World News, Jazz, Stanley Clarke, Brad Mehldau, Dave Holland, Joshua Redman