Wednesday Jul 9
Tony-Winner Leslie Uggams Leads 'Gypsy' as Mama Rose
Tony Award winner Leslie Uggams, stars as Rose, in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's production of 'Gypsy: A Musical Fable,' onstage July 10-20 at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club announces Billy Finch's Musical Comedy Show
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club announces the performance of Billy Finch, musical comedy performer, on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
I would love to see some flamenco while I m in Andalucia
More information. Details of the full series of concerts can be found at www.portondeljazz.es The series starts tonight with the Avishai Cohen Trio.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Grammy-winning jazz flutist Paul Horn dies
Horn's son Marlen said his father died Sunday in Vancouver, British Columbia, after a brief illness.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
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.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Some famous Big Band male singers continued success into the '50s and '60s
The first column told about female Big Band artists, and this one features male singers.] Virtually all significant orchestras of the Big Band Era of the 1930s and 1940s had a featured male vocalist, and on some occasions, singers such as Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby became star attractions of the bands they performed for.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Getting your Jazz Fix at 'Double Roads'
VIVIANNE HALL/SPECIAL TO THE COURIER NEWSWEEKLY Augie Friscia and Kathryn Wong hope some Tango music will come up shortly.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
American Songbook Hall of Fame adds four more music legends
Framed photos of four more music greats will soon be added to those already hanging on a designated wall at the Palladium in Carmel with the addition of recent inductees at the Great American Songbook Hall of Fame performance Saturday.
It's crowded on 'My Fair Lady's' 'Street Where You Live'
"Everybody sings it, right?" asks "My Fair Lady" star Tyler Michaels. He is talking about "On the Street Where You Live" and, yes, he is right.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Ellen Doty's debut album Gold is jazz in the most classic sense. Unashamed and frank, Doty embraces a sound that brushes aside modern studio gimmicks.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett make surprise appearance at New York school
Lady Gaga and veteran singer Tony Bennett surprised students at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in New York City on their final day of classes yesterday with a short performance and masterclass, Billboard reports.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Destiny Brown and Toney Nixon to perform at Wilcox Artwork's Music on the River
Destiny Brown and Toney Nixon will perform at Wilcox Artworks' annual Music on the River event, Saturday, June 14, in Millers Ferry at East Bank Park.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
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Jazz Legend Monty Alexander at the Howard Friday
Legendary jazz pianist Monty Alexander is in town Friday night at 8 p.m. for what's billed as a 70th birthday celebration and concert at the renovated Howard Theatre.
Ruby Dee, 1922-2014
In this Oct. 28, 1957 file photo provided by Paramount Pictures, Nat "King" Cole and Ruby Dee, relax on the set of the "St.