10 hrs ago
New York Philharmonic Receives 'Leonard Bernstein Award for Educational Programming'
The New York Philharmonic is to be honored today with a 2012-13 ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, earning the Leonard Bernstein Award for Educational Programming, at the League of American Orchestras 68th National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.
16 hrs ago
Cleveland ToDo June 18: Catch Wynton Marsalis at Akron's Civic...
The London Daily Telegraph crowed that the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by the great Wynton Marsalis, is "the finest big band in the world today."
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Video: Fantasia Barrino to Join Cotton Club Parade; Announces Plans on Today
Actress and singer Fantasia Barrino announced on The Today Show her plans to join Broadway's Cotton Club Parade this fall.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
All About Jazz
Introducing Hugo Alves
What joy to discover a new jazz musician with talent, one "on loan from God," as they say.
Wynton Marsalis, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, swing through Meijer Gardens
The Duke Ellington Orchestra and the Count Basie Orchestra, once upon a time, crisscrossed the United States, spreading the gospel of American big band jazz among other jazz groups.
Detroit Free Press
Scan and Plan
Sun. June 16 DMX with Too Short, Mystikal, Juvenile, 8Ball and MJG at the Fillmore Detroit AMP Live 2013 with Carly Rae Jepsen, Cher Lloyd, Emblem 3 and Zedd at Meadow Brook Toby Keith with Kip Moore at DTE Energy Music Theatre Mon.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
CenterArts announces performances for 2013-2014 season
Humboldt State University's CenterArts recently announced the more than three dozen performers and speakers which will take part in its 2013-2014 season.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Wynton Marsalis and Lincoln Center Orchestra Play the Kimmel Center Tonight
Led by legendary trumpeter, composer, and multitalented cultural phenomenon Wynton Marsalis , the versatile Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra celebrates the 25th anniversary of JLCO with Philadelphia performance tonight, June 15 at 8 p.m. in Verizon Hall.
Kelowna Capital News
Mitchell: Connick steps beyond his beloved N'Orleans
The prolific Harry Connick Jr. has more or less placed aside his usual jazz leanings for an album of all-original singer/songwriter tunes.
A love supreme
"Passionate." "Emotional." "Devoted." Like a lot of jazz performers, saxophonist Sherman Irby tends to use the language of love when he discusses his music.
Jerry Seinfeld To Kick Off Reopening of Saenger Theatre
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld will help kick off the grand opening celebration of the Saenger Threatre on Canal Street with two shows on September 28. The facility, closed since Hurricane Katrina, has undergone $52 million worth of renovations.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein Brings Swinging with the Big Bands to Jazz At Lincoln Center
Jazz at Lincoln Center concludes a milestone 25th anniversary concert season with Swinging With The Big Bands , special concert events in The Allen Room continuing June 13 at 7pm & 9pm.
West Side and South Side Leader
Marsalis celebrating jazz orchestra's success
The Jazz at Lincoln Center program is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and its managing and artistic director, Wynton Marsalis, is making a stop in Akron to celebrate.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Campbell Reporter
Cecile McLorin Salvant: jazz's next big thing
Singer Cecile McLorin Salvant is poised to become the next big thing in jazz. Only 23, she echoes a lineage of greats from Bessie Smith to Betty Carter.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Letter: Who could accomplish Knowles' work?
I was appalled when I read the headline regarding Katherine Knowles' ouster as the CEO of the Zeiterion Center for the Performing Arts.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Harry Connick's a mellow fellow on 'Every Man'
The New Orleans crooner/pianist gets personal on Every Man Should Know , a dozen tunes that embrace pop, country and soul and barely brush against the jazz he championed early on.
The L Magazine
Erykah Badu, Serious Composer?
Last weekend, the New York Philharmonic performed a joint concert with the Jazz Orchestra of Lincoln Center, bringing Wynton Marsalis and his latest symphony, a history of jazz in six movements, into the concert hall.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Cool jazz, wines combine for worthy cause
Jorge Luis Pacheco will perform at the Galer Estates Winery on Wednesday to benefit the Chester County Art Association renovations.
The Indianapolis Star
In Indy, Elkhart, hear sweet sounds of jazz
From the once thriving Indiana Avenue music scene to the early influential jazz recordings out of Richmond, the Hoosier state has always boasted a vibrant jazz scene.