1 hr ago
9 Ways to Spend The Holidays With Your Significant Other
From the fresh smell of pine trees taking over and lights shining bright, Christmas time is vast approaching.
7 hrs ago
Foster's Daily Democrat
Landis will perform with NEC Orchestra
Noah Landis, of Berwick, a 12th grade pianist attending Berwick Academy, will perform in the New England Conservatory Youth Jazz Orchestra conducted by Ken Schaphorst, at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 11 at NEC's Brown Hall, 290 Huntington Avenue, Boston.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Madison Gate Records & Legacy Recordings Announce the Worldwide...
Madison Gate Records & Legacy Recordings Announce the Worldwide Digital Release of American Hustle - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, an Album of Music from the Upcoming Motion Picture, on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 Physical Album To Be Released on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 American Hustle - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Debuts a ... (more)
The Winnipeg Free Press
Bassist sizzles as WJO feasts on classics from Duke, Strayhorn
It was labelled as a show of Ellington's Nutcracker Suite, but it could have been subtitled Duke and Devon.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
On and Off Broadway, doing more with less
Dec. 08--Shorter running times. No intermissions. Single sets. On and Off Broadway, small can indeed be beautiful.
Now Playing Onstage in Santa Barbara - Week of 12/08/2013
SOCIAL SECURITY Magic Circle Theatre 11/15-12/15/2013 Social Security is a sparkling, laugh-filled sophisticated comedy about a New York City couple, both art dealers.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Savion Glover and Lizz Wright Star in the Ellington Nutcracker Today at Njpac
NJPAC will welcome Newark's own virtuosic tap dancer Savion Glover for a special holiday presentation featuring the music of Duke Ellington today, December 8 at 4 pm in Prudential Hall.
All About Jazz
AWARD/GRANT: Grammys: Jazz Nominees Look to New Voices
A winner of 20 Grammys, including two last year, Corea, with his latest album "The Vigil," was shut out Friday night in this year's list of nominees, which again offered a welcome blend of relative newcomers and familiar faces.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Washington Post
Right Proper Brewing Company will open Dec. 10
Get ready for Shaw's third opening of the month. Right Proper Brewing Company will open its doors on Dec. 10 to folks seeking unique beers brewed in-house, paired with hearty comfort food.
National Public Radio
Ellen Seeling On Piano Jazz
For this 2006 episode of Piano Jazz , trumpeter Ellen Seeling brought her longtime collaborator and the assistant director of the Montclair Women's Big Band, saxophonist Jean Fineberg, as well as New York drummer Allison Miller .
The Globe and Mail
Groovin' high: Jazz is alive and well on the printed page
Duke Ellington conducts the orchestra at St. Paul's United Church in Toronto, March 1, 1971.
Verse & PledgeMusic Join Forces to Reissue Vault of Iconic Recordings
Verse Music Group will be re-releasing four iconic albums from its Bethlehem Records catalogue through a PledgeMusic direct-to-fan preorder.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Euan Morton to Make 54 Below Debut, 12/12
Show time is 9:30 PM; doors will open at 8:45 PM. Backed by Grandpa Musselman & His Syncopators, Morton, will perform repertoire of turn of the century ragtime, 1920's jazz and depression era swing by composers such as Scott Joplin , Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
From Salem to Broadway
The New York reviewers buzzed this month over the opening of "After Midnight," Broadway's re-creation of a night at Harlem's Cotton Club under 1930s bandleader Duke Ellington.
'Tales of Winter' ballet for the holiday
A local dance theater and school of ballet is preparing for a special holiday performance.
Believe in Syracuse meet-up in Hanover Square, Duke Ellington tribute: Get Out
Believe in Syracuse has another Networking Night planned, and this time they aim to bring people back into Hanover Square after construction has driven patrons from shopping and dining at places like Koolakian and Manro Menswear or Anthony's Pasta Bar.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Two holiday party soundtracks
Every holiday party needs a great play list, a mixture of sizzling, rocking, moody and memorable tunes -- none of which include "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer."
Tchaikovsky swings with 'Ellington at Christmas'
They'll come marching in, snapping to attention and crackling with good humor, as the Apollo Theater in Harlem and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark team up this weekend to present "Ellington at Christmas," a holiday extravaganza that combines the late Duke Ellington's saucy reinterpretation of "The Nutcracker Suite" with elements of ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
All About Jazz
Duke Ellington, Tim Warfield, Manhattan Brass and Ted Rosenthal Trio
This holiday season has turned out better than the past several when considering quality seasonal music releases.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Today is the anniversary of the birth of Billy Strayhorn, the compositional and arranging genius behind many of Duke Ellington's best-known songs such as "Take the A Train," "C-Jam Blues," and "Satin Doll."