Tuesday Feb 11
Wall Street Journal
How Two Men Made a Lady Out of Jazz
Aeolian Hall, New York, 3 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 12, 1924: Bandleader-impresario Paul Whiteman had planned his long-awaited concert, "An Experiment in Modern Music," to begin with a before-and-after illustration, contrasting the "primitive" early jazz of 1917 with the streamlined "modern music" he was pioneering in 1924.
Myrtle Beach Online
Macklemore apology for Grammy win over fellow rapper raises race issue
After winning four awards Sunday at the 56th Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, Seattle rapper Ben Haggerty - who goes by the handle Macklemore - posted an "apology" to fellow rapper Kendrick Lamar on the photo-sharing site Instagram.
Community Music School Jazz Ensemble Performs - Jan. 18
Community Music School will present a jazz concert by the CMS Jazz Ensemble on Saturday, January 18th at 7:30 pm at the Centerbrook Meetinghouse, 51 Main Street, Centerbrook.