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Friday Apr 11 | CBC News

What's on this weekend in Toronto

Spring splendour is unfurling in the city in many different ways. Music, nature and lots of art are some of the ways to enjoy all its glory on April 12-13.

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Related Topix: Jazz

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Olympian

Washington Center to host free music history film series

Legendary jazz pianist Oscar Peterson jams with Art Mineo on bass, Dick Morehead on drums, Joe "Flip" Phillips on tenor saxophone and Bill Harris on trombone in 1951.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Olympia, WA, Evergreen State College

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Music Review: Christian Jacob - 'Beautiful Jazz: A Private Concert'

There might be those who would feel that any jazz pianist who would bestow the modifier beautiful on an album of his solo concert performances suffers from what in technical jargon we call "chutzpah."

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Related Topix: Bill Evans, Jazz, Keith Jarrett, Classical, Stravinsky, Music, Entertainment

Sat Mar 22, 2014

TwinCities

Review: Conductor Andrew Litton jazzes up Minnesota Orchestra performance

What would it have sounded like if jazz piano great Oscar Peterson had joined a first-rate orchestra for a performance of Maurice Ravel's Piano Concerto in G? Probably a lot like what Andrew Litton offered with the Minnesota Orchestra at Minneapolis' Orchestra Hall on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Classical, Minnesota Orchestra, Jazz, Benjamin Britten, Music, Entertainment

Thu Mar 06, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Mulgrew Miller Trio On JazzSet

When the pianist Mulgrew Miller died on May 29, 2013, following a cerebral hemorrhage, the jazz world grieved the loss of this "wonderful musician and great spirit," in the words of his fellow pianist Kenny Barron .

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Related Topix: Mulgrew Miller, Jazz, Kenny Barron, Greenwood, MS, Family, Kids

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