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  1. Music Industry: East Coast V. West CoastRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2018 | All About Jazz

    If you're familiar with All About Jazz , you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month.


  2. VIDEO / DVD: Blossom Dearie: Sings BroadwayRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2018 | All About Jazz

    Russ Garcia probably wasn't the best choice to arrange Blossom Dearie's 1960 album, Soubrette Sings Broadway Hit Songs . The show tunes are dated for 1960 , many of the songs could be classified as novelty numbers, and the arrangements are too cute by half.


  3. OBITUARY: Jeter Thompson 1930 - 2017Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Pianist Jeter Thompson, whose leadership of the groups Quartette TrA s Bien and Trio TrA s Bien made him a significant figure on the St. Louis jazz scene from the Gaslight Square era into the 21st century, died on Friday, December 1. He was 87 years old. Born in St. Louis on March 16, 1930, Thompson started playing piano at five years old, and made his first professional appearance at age 16 in 1946, performing with saxophonist Emmett Carter at a downtown club called the Coconut Grove.


  4. VIDEO / DVD: And Her Tears Flowed Like WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | All About Jazz

    In 1944, Stan Kenton and Charles Lawrence wrote a song called And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine. Little is known about Lawrence, how he came to write the song with Kenton, or what influenced Joe Greene's lyric-a noir tale about a 'sad tomato" wronged by her thuggish husband, whom she shoves into the river only to discover after he drowns that he lacked a life insurance policy.


  5. RECORDING: Cedar Walton: V.I.P. TrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | All About Jazz

    It's fair to say that in the 1980s, Japan cared more about high-quality jazz recordings and live performances than the American market. Anyone who frequented record stores in the States then and into the 1990s surely recalls coming across impeccable Japanese reissues of American jazz albums on vinyl and CD.


  6. RECORDING: On the Eve of His 50th Year as a Composer/Entertainer,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | All About Jazz

    As an essential spiritual guide, Divine Power is a timeless testament to the power of faith and the universal ability of music to transcend all things. Los Angeles/Mumbai: With nearly 50 years of songwriting, composition, and performances under his belt, global icon Bappi Lahiri is set to release Divine Power, the most personal, soul-stirring album of his distinguished career.


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