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15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Bask in the glow of a Mondavi summer concert

The annual summer concert series at Robert Mondavi Winery is one of the oldest and most popular music festivals in Napa Valley.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Dave Brubeck, Mel Torme, Dizzy Gillespie, Jazz, Dave Koz, Wine, Drink

17 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

'To Ella With Love' a missed opportunity at Hollywood Bowl

Patti Austin performs Wednesday night in a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at the Hollywood Bowl.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Patti Austin, Black Entertainment, Dee Dee Bridgewater, The Count Basie Orchestra, Music, Entertainment

Yesterday | Nashville Scene

On her latest record, local jazz songstress Dara Tucker steps into the light

Jazz singers are usually appraised by instrumental criteria like timbre, phrasing, dynamics, range and swing, rather than the lyrical content of their songs.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughan, Tony Bennett

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hollywood Bowl Kicks Off Jazz at the Bowl Concerts Tonight

The 2014 Jazz at the Bowl Series begins tonight, July 9, 2014 as The Count Basie Orchestra and special guests celebrate the music of Ella Fitzgerald .

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Count Basie Orchestra, Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Salsa, Gilberto Santa Rosa, James Brown, Soul, Marvin Gaye

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

VIP Concert Performance of LOUIS-AND-ELLA Set for The Cutting Room, 7/15

On Tuesday, July 15, Onemoe Music & Palm Beach Performing Arts Center will present a 75 minutes VIP Concert performance of LOUIS-AND-ELLA!, by Trent Armand Kendall , Music Direction / Arrangements by David Snyder and Direction /Choreography by Jeff Whiting .

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Related Topix: Wonderful World, Black Entertainment, Jazz

Swissinfo

Montreux Jazz Festival: the soundtrack to summer

Ella Fitzgerald did perform at the Montreux Jazz Festival and would have welcomed the three female singer-songwriters who opened this year's event.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Jamie Cullum

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Vocalist Serpentine Arborvitae Opens Wineseller's Second Summer Jazz...

Jazz singer Serpentine Arborvitae will pay tribute to jazz divas Billy Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Nina Simone in her show Red Hot & Blue on July 5th at the Classic Wineseller in Waynesville.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, Nina Simone, Waynesville, NC

Tue Jul 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hollywood Bowl Kicks Off Jazz at the Bowl Concerts on 7/9

The 2014 Jazz at the Bowl Series begins July 9, 2014 as The Count Basie Orchestra and special guests celebrate the music of Ella Fitzgerald .

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Count Basie Orchestra, Black Entertainment, Salsa, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Herbie Hancock, James Brown, Soul, Marvin Gaye

Sun Jun 29, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Fleur Seule Comes to 54 Below with 1940s Jazz and Swing, 7/16

After hit engagements at Swing 46, Row NYC Hotel, and Refinery Rooftop Hotel, Fleur Seule makes their 54 Below debut.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Duke Ellington, Nat 'King' Cole, Black Entertainment, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, The Andrews Sisters

Denver Post

New Louis Armstrong recording captures live shows of jazz great

Louis Armstrong often said he was born on July 4, 1900. He actually came into the world he would later change for the better on Aug. 4 of that year.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Leny Andrade and Roni Ben-Hur perform at New York's Rockwood Music Hall

Leny Andrade and Roni Ben-Hur quietly mezmerized the audience at Rockwood Music Hall on Thursday, June 19. Andrade has been called "The Ella Fitzgerald of Brazil", a title which she has definitely earned.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment, World News, Brazil,

Al+ Armenia

"Smile heartily": Ella from Yerevan

"Smile heartily", with these words Tatevik Hovhannisyan started her meeting with journalists, she was called "Ella from Yerevan" referring to Ella Fitzgerald.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz

Television Week

Fine and Mellow: One of the Best Performances Ever on Broadway

My first exposure to jazz was the records my dad played while I was growing up. They were primarily of female vocalists: Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan and Billie Holiday.

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Related Topix: Billie Holiday, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Sarah Vaughan, Lady Sings the Blues, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Diana Ross, Pop/Rock

Wed Jun 25, 2014

New Jersey Jewish News

Israel's - first lady of soul' to perform at OSPAC

Rada is the first performer in OSPAC's "Roots and Ribs Festival," a series of multi-cultural musical events planned for the summer.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Orange, NJ, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Nina Simone, Reggae, Bob Marley

SFGate

Bay Area weekend arts picks, June 26-29

Evan Johnson's new solo play "Pansy" explores themes of a young gay man coming of age in San Francisco, shadows of the past and echoes of "Peter Pan."

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Black Entertainment, Jazz, San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Walnut Creek, CA, Music, Entertainment

Inside Bay Area

Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: Orinda Players' stage Christie thriller

Is she guilty or innocent? There lies the rub for a young daughter confronted with her dying mother's claim in Orinda Starlight Village Players' production of "Go Back for Murder."

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Related Topix: Orinda, CA, Black Entertainment, Jazz, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Vocalist Serpentine Arborvitae Opens Wineseller's Second Summer Jazz...

Waynesville, NC - Enjoy the music of the area's top jazz performers during the 2014 Summer Jazz Series at the Classic Wineseller, 20 Church Street in Waynesville.

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Related Topix: Waynesville, NC, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Nina Simone, US News, US Military, US Air Force

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Examiner.com

MoZella's remix of Dylan's 'Things Have Changed' track in new Chrysler ad

All-New 2015 Chrysler 200 Commercial - Born Makers :60, with MoZilla's remix of the original track of Dylan's THINGS HAVE CHANGED A sequel to Bob Dylan's Super Bowl Chrysler TV ad debuted earlier this month under the theme, "The Born Makers."

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Related Topix: Motown, Soul, Jazz, Sarah Vaughan, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Denver Post

New Louis Armstrong recording captures live shows of jazz great

Louis Armstrong often said he was born on July 4, 1900. He actually came into the world he would later change for the better on August 4 of that year.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Erie Times News

Longtime jazz critic Bob Protzman brings 'Everything Jazz' to Blasco Library

Watch video of jazz journalist Bob Protzman explain why he decided to donate his extensive jazz collection to Blasco Library.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Erie, PA, US Military, US Air Force, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Count Basie

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