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4 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Jazz Under the Stars summer concert series begins June 7 on Medina's square

Jazz up your summer by attending one or all of the free Jazz Under the Stars summer concert series performances in Uptown Park.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Black Entertainment, Dizzy Gillespie, Jazz, Duke Ellington

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wynton Marsalis fan club

The Woodlawn Cemetery Partners with JALC to Present Free Concert Honoring Jazz Legends

Performance by Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on June 11 Features Compositions by Those Memorialized at Woodlawn and Commemorates the Cemetery's 150th Anniversary and Historic Ties to Jazz Greats Bronx, NY, April 16, 2014-On June 11 at 7:00pm, The Woodlawn Cemetery will partner with Jazz at Lincoln Center to present a free ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis, Big-Band, Black Entertainment, Ellington, NY

Enfield Independent

Forty Hall will host an Easter craft market

Following last year's hugely successful Rapunzel, Easter pantomime returns to the Dugdale Centre, written and directed by Marc Day.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Duke Ellington, Black Entertainment

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Coastal Observer

Education: Jazz musician finds new gig at high school

His dad is a trumpet player. "I used to listen to him, but I couldn't play," Jones said.

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Related Topix: Charlie Parker, Parker, SC, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Georgetown County, SC

WNYC-AM New York

Jeremiah Jae And Oliver The 2nd: 'Take It Back To The Essence'

Jeremiah Jae and Oliver the 2nd are cousins who grew up in Chicago and Los Angeles, respectively.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Phil Perry, R&B, R-N-B, Black Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Perform Together at Carnegie Hall, 4/9/2015

Carnegie Hall today announced that a duo performance by critically-acclaimed and award-winning pianists Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock has just been added to its 2014-2015 concert season.

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Related Topix: Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea

The Daily Page

Bassist extraordinaire Richard Davis to headline the 2014 Isthmus Jazz Festival

In its search for a 2014 headliner, the Isthmus Jazz Festival found a superstar close to home.

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Related Topix: Richard Davis, Jazz, University of Wisconsin Madison, Sarah Vaughan, Black Entertainment, Frank Sinatra

Hispanic Business

Nogales jazz music festival strengthens Mingus legacy

Several months after Mingus was born, Charles Sr. moved the family to hasn't stopped an avid group of local fans, promoters and educators from claiming Mingus -- known as "The Angry Man of Jazz" -- as their own.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Jazz, Charles Mingus

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Improvisation keeps jazzman on the move

He has to be, given the demands of the music, which pushes for inventiveness and individualism within the democracy of the ensemble.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Sarah Vaughan, Black Entertainment

All About Jazz

PERFORMANCE/TOUR: The Woodlawn Cemetery Partners with Jazz at Lincoln ...

Performance by Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on June 11 Features Compositions by Those Memorialized at Woodlawn and Commemorates the Cemetery's 150th Anniversary and Historic Ties to Jazz Greats Bronx, NY: On June 11 at 7:00pm, The Woodlawn Cemetery will partner with Jazz at Lincoln Center to present a free concert, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jazz, The Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis, Big-Band, Black Entertainment, Ellington, NY

Patch.com

Miles Davis' Jazz Music Recreated In Bethel by 'Birth of Cool Nonet' at Pizzeria Lauretano

Report and Photography by Paula Antolini See a VIDEO of the performance here: http://vimeo.com/92131817 See more PHOTOS here: picturesbypaula.com This recent extra-special event in Bethel was not to be missed! What could be better than cool jazz by renowned musicians and conductor, delicious food and great company, all here in Bethel on a Sunday ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bethel, CT, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Dining, Lee Konitz, Kai Winding

Deadline

Hot Tribeca Clip For 'Keep On Keepin' On; Quincy Jones,...

Mark the calendar for the April 19 Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Keep On Keepin' On , the Al Hicks-directed documentary about 23-year-old blind piano prodigy Justin Kauflin, who is helped over his terrible stage fright by his ailing mentor, jazz legend Clark Terry.

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Related Topix: Quincy Jones, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Clark Terry

All About Jazz

Machine Mass feat. Dave Liebman: Inti

's legacy as a musician who radiates illimitable vigor and a broad artistic expanse, hearkens back to his stint with Miles Davis and seemingly countless collaborations with a who's who in jazz amid an extensive resume as a leader.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Black Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Crusader

Writer gets jazzed up

Jazz is often dismissed by younger generations unfairly, and as messenger of all things hip and musical, I am here to give it the credit it deserves.

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Related Topix: Glenn Miller, Jazz, Gene Krupa, Black Entertainment, Acid-Jazz, Us3, Herbie Hancock

The Stranger

Electric Circus Dip Into Miles Davis' Bitches Brew April 19 at Royal Room

Your chances of hearing the music from Miles Davis ' humid, exploratory fusion classic Bitches Brew performed live are exceedingly rare.

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Nippertown!

4/14/14: Today's Tips: Monday

THEATER : "The Pigeoning" @ MCLA Puppet Lab , North Adams. An original hilariously entertaining puppet piece by Robin Frohardt about obsessive compulsion, pigeons and the end of the world.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Afro American Newspaper

Ralph Matthews, Jr. Former AFRO Managing Editor, 86

Ralph Dawson Matthews Jr., a top-flight journalist who followed in the footsteps of his father as a managing editor of the AFRO American Newspapers, was a friend to Malcolm X and Miles Davis, among others.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Black Entertainment, Jazz, Syracuse University, New York, Maryland institute, College of Art

Sat Apr 12, 2014

All About Jazz

David Longoria

DAVID LONGORIA sings and plays the trumpet. He grew up listening to trumpeters Al Hirt, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Herb Alpert, Raphael Mendez and other musicians like Oscar Peterson, Buddy Rich, Pete Fountain, Jaco Pastorius and many others.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Al Hirt, Jazz, Dizzy Gillespie, Herb Alpert, Buddy Rich

Examiner.com

Today in jazz: Herbie Hancock's 74th birthday

On this day in jazz history , the illustrious Herbie Hancock celebrates his 74th birthday - having been born on April 12, 1940.

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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.

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Related Topix: Chick Corea, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Antonio Carlos Jobim, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk

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