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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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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)
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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
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)
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)
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.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
All About Jazz
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.
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.
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.