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  1. Kimmel Center Announces Holiday Programming And Community Service Opportunities This SeasonRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Spend the holiday season on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus, with themed programming and family-friendly activities, including: returning favorites spanning rock, Gospel, jazz, and brass; treasured traditions from various Kimmel Center Resident Companies like the Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and The Philly POPS; and opportunities for holiday community service and city-wide celebrations. "We invite our Philadelphia community to join us for transformative arts experiences on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus this season," said Anne Ewers, President & CEO of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.

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  2. Jim McNeely: Barefoot Dances and Other VisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    's name sometimes gets overlooked. He deserves the recognition. He's been a long-time associate of the Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra and its descendant, the , and he's also done a lot of work with several European big bands.

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  3. BWW Interview: Gernot Romic of an American in Paris at Landestheater LinzRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Landestheater Linz is getting ready for the big opening night of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS , the multi nominated Musical from Ira and George Gershwin . It will be the first german production.

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  4. Gig of the week: Holland and Almond at York BarbicanRead the original story

    Wednesday | York Press

    ... having toured together periodically since 2006. The 14 tracks combine original songs by Holland and Almond with big-band interpretations of Soft Cell's number one hit Tainted Love, Edith Piaf's Hymne L'amour, Irving Berlin's How Deep Is The Ocean ...

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  5. Get festive with big band Christmas showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    TAKE the chance to swing those jingle bells when the Five Star Swing Big Band present their show The Big Band at Christmas. The Five Star Swing Big Band have featured at London's Leicester Square Theatre and on BBC Children in Need.

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  6. New York Voices and Jim White to Headline DePauw Jazz Fest, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    Bright and early this Saturday, November 17, the DePauw University School of Music will begin welcoming high school jazz ensembles to the Greencastle campus for its Fourth Annual Jazz Festival. Five participating bands from the Bloomington and Lafayette area will each give a 20-minute performance, followed by coaching sessions with this year's clinicians.

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  7. Myles Kennedy and the Brian Setzer Orchestra holiday show top this week's Also PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Cleveland.com

    Myles Kennedy tells his own story in his haunting first album, and Brian Setzer brings the holidays to life for this installment of this week's Also Playing column. Myles Kennedy & Co., 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, Agora Theatre.

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  8. The Duchess of Cornwall's velvet dress has a fabulous twist you wouldn't expectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Hellomagazine.com

    Camilla Parker-Bowles looked incredible at the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall in London with Prince Charles, the Queen, Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle. The wife of Prince Charles wore a black velvet dress with a white embellished neckline and matching cuffs.

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  9. Meghan Markle displays baby bump as she joins the Queen in tribute to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Daily Star

    Meghan Markle , Kate Middleton and the Queen have arrived for the Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall in west London this evening. The event, which is organised by the Royal British Legion, marks 100 years since the Armistice which brought World War I to a close.

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  10. Duchess Kate is beautiful in black Roland Mouret at the Royal Festival of RemembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Hellomagazine.com

    Kate Middleton joined her husband Prince William and other members of the royal family on Saturday evening at the Royal Albert Hall in London for the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance The Duchess of Cambridge joined her husband Prince William and the royal family on Saturday evening at London's Royal Albert Hall for the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance. The mum-of-three dressed demurely in a black Roland Mouret dress and Jimmy Choo heels with three poppies as the focus of her outfit.

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  11. Duchess Meghan wraps bump in black Stella McCartney for her first Royal Festival of RemembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Hellomagazine.com

    Meghan Markle joined her husband Prince Harry and the royal family for her first Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at London's Royal Albert Hall on Saturday evening. Read more on the event herea The Duchess of Sussex arrived at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday evening with her husband Prince Harry for the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance.

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  12. The Countess of Wessex is chic in black dress for the Royal Festival of RemembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Hellomagazine.com

    The Countess of Wessex attended the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday evening alongside Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle The Countess of Wessex joined the royal family on Saturday evening at London's Royal Albert Hall to remember those who lost their lives in conflicts, a day before Remembrance Sunday . Sophie smiled as she arrived at the venue with her husband Prince Edward for the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance.

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  13. Rubicon Theatre Co Welcomes Lesli Margherita, Sharon McKnight and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rubicon Theatre Producing Artistic Director Karyl Lynn Burns today announced programming for the company's JANET AND MARK L. GOLDENSON 2018-2019 Broadway Concert Series. According to Burns, the series offers an opportunity for audiences to enjoy the talents and personal stories and insights of some of the best and brightest concert and cabaret stars of the West End, Broadway and the West Coast.

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  14. New Orchestra Comes To ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The JAM Orchestra proudly presents their inaugural concert Holiday Swing! An exciting new ensemble, the JAM Orchestra's concert takes play on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Skokie Theatre, 7924 N. Lincoln Ave. Concert begins at 7:30 PM. Holiday Swing! will feature a 30-piece orchestra performing holiday favorites such as music from The Polar Express, The Christmas Song, Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn 's jazz setting of the Nutcracker Suite, and songs from White Christmas, featuring the vocal talents of Hannah Rose, Rachel Whyte, and Joe Lewis.

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  15. BWW Review: Crazy for You at Wright State UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    If you are looking for an evening of fun and you are a fan of dance, particularly tap, then you need to make your reservations to see CRAZY FOR YOU at Wright State University. CRAZY FOR YOU takes the music we love from George and Ira Gershwin and joins it with the book by Ken Ludwig for a light-hearted story about our hero, Bobby Child, who wants two things out of life: to dance and to win the heart of the lovely Polly.

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  16. Rediscovering The East End's Yiddisher Jazz SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Londonist

    When some one says 'Jazz Age', beigels, bustling markets, and Jewish brides probably aren't what spring to mind. But put flappers, bootleg liquor, and other F. Scott Fitzgerald-style excess aside for a moment, because we're travelling back in time to 1920s-1950s Whitechapel, where a rather different flavour of jazz well and truly flourished.

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  17. Albuquerque, NM Author Publishes 3 Volume Book Series on JazzRead the original story

    Friday Nov 9 | PR Leap

    Jazz Trumpet Legends: Three Volume Series, a new set of books by Larry Kemp, has been released by RoseDog Books. Early Jazz Trumpet Legends is an examination of the lives and contributions of jazz trumpeters born before 1925.

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  18. California Pops To Present Family Christmas At Flint CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    California Pops Orchestra , the country's only all-request pops orchestra, returns with its beloved Christmas "Holiday With The Pops" show at Cupertino's Flint Center. Chock full of musical Yule logs and eggnogs, "Holiday With The Pops" performs one time only on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at 3 p.m. Reserved seat tickets , are available at Ticketmaster.com or in person at the Flint Center box office.

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  19. 2019 Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival set for Friday, April 12 & Saturday, April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    The Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival this week announced its dates for 2019, with public concerts set for 8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13 at the Touhill Performing Arts Center . Friday's concert will feature the DIVA Jazz Orchestra , the all-woman big band led by drummer Sherrie Maricle.

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  20. Lesli Margherita, Sharon McKnight, and More Join Broadway Concert Series at Rubicon TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rubicon Theatre Producing Artistic Director Karyl Lynn Burns today announced programming for the company's JANET AND MARK L. GOLDENSON 2018-2019 Broadway Concert Series. According to Burns, the series offers an opportunity for audiences to enjoy the talents and personal stories and insights of some of the best and brightest concert and cabaret stars of the West End, Broadway and the West Coast.

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