8 hrs ago
100th Anniversary Concert to Feature the Music of Father Joseph P....
What do American Bandstand, the Oscar-winning film "Going My Way," and former New Jersey Governor Brendan T. Byrne have in common? The answer is a 100th Anniversary concert celebrating the life and music of Father Joseph P. Connor, beloved parochial vicar and American music composer at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in West Orange on September 14. The ... (more)
23 hrs ago
Darlington and Stockton Times
School to open its doors to aspiring jazz musicians
TALENTED young jazz musicians are taking to the stage at Yarm School when it plays host to the National Youth Jazz Orchestra .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Vail Daily News
Vail Jazz Workshop is sculpting the next generation of stars
Californian Kanoa Mendenhall, 16, plays cello, trombone and the Japanese shamisen, but she has found her heart in the bass.
September concert guide for suburban Chicago
Families can head down to the beach to celebrate the end of summer with swimming, food live music, luau dances and a fire show.
91-year-old musician honored in Old Metairie with big band concert
Richard "Bing" Crosby has been playing music most of his 91 years. He has taught, mentored and inspired many local musicians, so it was fitting that many of them came together to pay tribute to him at a concert held in his honor.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
7 Days: Regional arts and entertainment
Holiday music You don't need to wait for Christmas to hear Handel's Messiah . Jason Tramm conducts the Great Auditorium Choir and Orchestra in the choral masterpiece, with soloists Monica Ziglar , soprano, Martha Bartz , mezzo-soprano, Ronald Naldi , tenor, and Justin Beck , bass-baritone, and organist Gordon Turk , at 7 p.m. in the Great ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra of Berkeley Heights Receives Union County 'HEART' Grant
New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra of Berkeley Heights is among 46 artists, historians and local non-profit organizations that will receive funding through the 2014 Union County HEART Grant Program.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
LIVE: The Ghost Train Orchestra @ the Music Haven, 8/10/14
The motto of the Music Haven Concert Series in Schenectady's Central Park has always been "Join us in traveling the world one concert at a time."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
Fire! Orchestra directed by Mats Gustafsson - Enter
Mats Gustaffson directs 28 of musicians on the four-part Enter , the Fire! Orchestra's first studio album.
Music Review: Brian Setzer - 'Rockabilly Riot!: All Original'
Ever since the 1980s heyday of the Stray Cats , guitarist-vocalist Brian Setzer has bounced happily between two revivals: rockin' big band swing and the 1950s rockabilly sound that put the Stray Cats on the charts 30 years after most people assumed the style had become a museum piece.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
This Week at Pavinci Italian Grill
This week at Pavinci Italian Grill located at 453 River Styx Rd Hopatcong NJ 07843 there is a lot going on.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
All About Jazz
Kenny Lavender: Conscious Journey Part 1 and 2
Texas-born, New York-based trumpeter Kenny Lavender is as versatile as can be. He's put his horn to good use on Broadway, playing lead trumpet on Bullets Over Broadway and working in the pit orchestras of other hit shows like The Drowsy Chaperone and West Side Story ; he's backed up old pros like Frankie Valli, The Temptations, and Johnny Mathis; ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus Jazz Orchestra: Piano men's songs end zoo concerts on tuneful note
A sold-out, standing-room-only audience enjoyed the Columbus Jazz Orchestra's "Elton John, Billy Joel and Rock 'n' Roll," concert last night at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
Young jazz musicians to play with the best
The 2014 NZ Youth Jazz Orchestra is swinging into Palmerston North with four local musicians in the lineup, accompanied by New York trombonist Luis Bonilla.
The Star Online
Whole lotta Zep: The music of Led Zeppelin gets a symphonic reworking from Aug 22-23, courtesy of the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra at Dewan Filharmonik Petronas.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
San Juan College, Farmington, NM
Call for Area Musicians.
All area musicians are invited to play with the San Juan College music department in any of its ensembles that are offered during evening hours.
Rhythm Society Orchestra returns to Bay City for BaySail's Summer Breeze fundraiser Aug. 21
Adam D. Vallus and Janene M. Nelson swing dance to the music of the Detroit-based Rhythm Society Orchestra, which is booked to perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, as part of Bay Sail's Summer Breeze fundraiser in downtown Bay City's Wenonah Park.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Pizarro: Big-band concert tour in the mood to find Glenn Miller fans
I doubt there could be any better venue in Silicon Valley to showcase the 20-piece Glenn Miller Orchestra than San Jose's majestic California Theatre -- originally built in 1927 -- where the group performs Sunday afternoon.
Pittsfield: Orchestra to perform at ballroom dance
Berkshire Ballroom will present "A Return to the Big Band Era" from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at the Masonic Ballroom, 116 South St. The Georgie Wonders Orchestra will perform music from the 20s, 30s and 40s as well as modern.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
I've Been Thinking About Josh.
Josh was one of my best friends. We worked together in the theatre and he was a reed player in my theatre orchestra, of a big-band nature.