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Roy Assaf Trio to Release 'Second Row Behind the Painter' 6/3
One Trick Dog Records is pleased to announce the release of Second Row Behind The Painter, the debut album from the Roy Assaf Trio .
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Jazz musician, educator named Goucher's president
Jazz musician, educator and author Jose Antonio Bowen will become the 11th president of Goucher College, a private, liberal arts institution north of Baltimore.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Clint Eastwood on Jazz
In 1996, while a host at the radio station WQEW New York, Jonathan Schwartz had to the opportunity to sit down and talk music, literature and film with the legendary actor/musician/director Clint Eastwood.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Saving United Sound: Legendary Detroit studio set stage for Motown
When Motown stripped the recording equipment out of its legendary Studio A at 2648 W. Grand Blvd. in the mid-'70s, it broke the hearts of musicians like Peter Frampton, who longed to record in one of the world's great temples of sound.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Washington Post
Emy Tseng at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Born in Taiwan and raised in the United States, Emy Tseng now sings Brazilian jazz.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
'Bohemian' artists in United States history
In the latter half of the 19th century capitalism was disrupted, first in 1848 when the " Spring of Nations " swept Europe and later in 1871 when it truly browned its trousers during the Paris Commune , the precursor of all modern revolutions.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Four times the fun
When happens when an ex-beatnik meets an unapologetic hippie? John McEuen is hoping audiences will be excited to find out.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Wynton Marsalis fan club
Wynton Marsalis with JLCO in New York
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis present music of the Americas through the lens of four pioneering giants of jazz.
The Union Democrat
College to host 35th Vocal Jazz Fest
More than 400 jazz singers from 22 school groups are scheduled to attend. The weekend will include school performances, workshops, clinics and evening concerts with the festival guest artists.
Remembering Paul Hawkins, Pioneering D.C. Percussionist, Bandleader, and Dancer
Paul Hawkins , a D.C.-born percussionist, bandleader, and dancer who was for decades a mainstay of Washington's Latin jazz scene, died on Feb. 9 of congestive heart failure in Myrtle Beach, S.C. He was 79. A life-long D.C. resident, Hawkins was involved in the D.C. music scene from the 1950s - when he was winning dance contests at Turner's Arena - ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Swellesley Report
Popular Kenny Barron jazz concert at Wellesley College at the waiting list stage
Kenny Barron, a jazz pianist who is in the American Jazz Hall of Fame and has played with greats like Dizzy Gillespie, performs Friday night at Wellesley College's Jewett Auditorium.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Trad jazz, with plenty of razzmatazz
IN a tribute to the great jazz classics, Tonya Koenderman can be seen in her latest one-woman show, When Jazz was King, which runs at the Rhumbelow Theatre from Friday until 9 March.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Arc of Rediscovery
Seated at the piano before a performance at Manhattan's Jazz Standard earlier this month, Danilo PA©rez told his audience, "We invite you to join us for a rediscovery."
Sun Feb 16, 2014
There are two ways of interpreting the suggestion that a band "sounds good on paper".