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Highly respected New Orleans jazz saxophonist Tim Green has died

Saxophonist Tim Green, a thoughtful, highly respected presence on New Orleans stages for more than 30 years, has died.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Jazz, New Orleans, LA, Charles Mingus, Creole, LA, Music, Entertainment

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Songwriting in focus during Halifax series

More Than Words, a songwriting workshop series featuring Dwight Twilley, Garland Jeffreys, Bryan Potvin, and Dave Pirner, will be held at 1 p.m. at the Carleton Music Bar and Grill, Halifax, this weekend.


Related Topix: Jazz, Pop/Rock, Soul Asylum

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Rally Day, Sept. 7, at Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence

Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence will celebrate Rally Day with two Eucharistic services, featuring New Orleans jazz on Sunday, Sept.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Jazz, Wycliffe Gordon, Benny Goodman

Fri Aug 22, 2014

All About Jazz

Mark Egan

One of the premier electric bassists of contemporary jazz, Mark Egan has distinguished himself over the past 30 years as an in-demand session player, valued sideman, prolific composer and respected leader in his own right.


Related Topix: Jazz, Pat Metheny Group, Steve Grossman, Bill Evans

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Northwest Music Scene

Diane Schuur Allstar Band at Jazz Alley Sept. 11 - 14

The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou's Jazz Alley presents Grammy-winning Tacoma native, vocalist and pianist Diane Schuur.


Related Topix: Diane Schuur, Jazz, Tacoma, WA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Detroit Free Press

5 questions with legendary singer Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett turned 88 years old earlier this month, and he still sounds terrific.


Related Topix: Jazz, Tony Bennett, Detroit, MI

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Inside Bay Area

How we celebrated World Cat Day: Social media reaction

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.


Related Topix: Jazz, Charlie Parker

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Timothy McAllister deconstructs John Adams' Saxophone Concerto

Timothy McAllister is one of the classical saxophone wizards of our day, busy with his own PRISM saxophone quartet and lately becoming the man of the hour for a couple of big jazz-inspired works by composer John Adams.


Related Topix: Saxophone, Classical, John Adams, Symphony, Arts, Jazz, Eric Dolphy, Charlie Parker, Music, Entertainment

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Wall Street Journal

That Swedish Swing

From July 30 through Aug. 3, in this Baltic seacoast town, Swedish jazz artists of several generations played the music that their nation embraced long ago.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Sweden Travel, Jazz, Alice Babs, Duke Ellington, Sweden, World News

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Southtown Star

Vickroy: Morris Ellis backyard concert a musical trip down memory lane

The phlox are bursting with pink, the temperature is an easy 75, and as the sun sets over Chicago, the jazzy instrumental "Europa" carries Leslie and George Jackson once again to Cloud Nine.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, The Nine, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Crestwood, IL, Oak Lawn, IL