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Thursday Apr 17 | Examiner.com

Gabriel Garcia Marquez inspired Bill Frisell's "Remedios the Beauty'

Marquez, the Colombian writer and Nobel Prize-winning magic realist behind the beloved novels "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera," has died at the age of 87, according to sources close to the family.

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Related Topix: Bill Frisell, Jazz, World News, Mexico, Arts, Literature

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BayStreet.ca

Jazz Guitar Legend Chuck Anderson Launches Online Program To Teach Jazz Guitarists

Jazz Guitarist, Composer and Master Teacher Chuck Anderson has launched a new online jazz guitar program for jazz guitar students worldwide.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Papillion Times

Kelly: 3 former Nebraskans all take seats at the table of international diplomacy

Nebraska-native Kimberly Krhounek, political section chief at the U.S. Embassy in Paris, sits at the head of the table during a March 30 meeting between Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, left, over the crisis in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Nebraska, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, University of Kansas, Omaha, NE, Jazz

Thu Apr 10, 2014

CNN

Philadelphia Jazz Guitar Legend Chuck Anderson Launches Online...

Jazz Guitarist, Composer and Master Teacher Chuck Anderson has launched a new online jazz guitar program for jazz guitar students worldwide.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Paris, TX

The Miami Herald

Jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour pays tribute to Jobim in Jazz Roots concert at Arsht Center in Miami

' house. I was playing with Sergio Mendes. He had a party. There was kind of a jam session, and Tom Jobim, as we call him, was there that night," recalls Ritenour, who that night also met composer-pianist and Grusin are among the performers who will pay tribute to the great Brazilian musician 8 p.m. Friday in "A Twist of Jobim," the season finale ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jazz, Miami Dade County, FL

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Star Tribune

Gypsy jazz jam session coming to Northfield

"As a young person, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin were two of my favorite musicians, but the music I was surrounded by tended more toward bluegrass and acoustic folk music," he said.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Duke Ellington, Django Reinhardt, France, Paris, AR, World News

Thu Apr 03, 2014

OregonLive.com

PDX Arts Journalism Experience Musician Profile: John Stowell

In early March a cohort of University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication students participated in a weekend multimedia workshop in order to profile musicians performing at the Portland Jazz Festival, put on by the non-profit PDX Jazz.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

News Times

Joe Carter, Ali Ryerson ready for return trip to Stratford

Jazz musicians Ali Ryerson and Joe Carter are set to perform at the Rose Window Concert Series on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at the First Congregational Church of Stratford For information, visit www.firstchurchstratford.org.

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Related Topix: Stratford, CT, Jazz, Ali Ryerson, Trumbull, CT

Connecticut Post

Jazz musicians Ali Ryerson and Joe Carter are set to perform at the Rose Window Concert Series on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at the First Congregational Church of Stratford For information, visit www.firstchurchstratford.org.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Ali Ryerson, Stratford, CT, Trumbull, CT

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