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  1. Ellicottville Chamber Announces Jazz And Blues Weekend LineupRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    What could go better than listening to some great jazz and blues on a warm summer's day in a walkable village? The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce, with the help of many of the musical venues in the village, presents a lineup of great music from July 28-30.

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  2. Little Big Band plans Saturday concertRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... p.m. at the DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn. The band will be performing favorite tunes from the big-band era. Its playlist includes instrumental versions of "Moonlight Serenade," "Harlem Nocturne," "Sentimental Journey" and ...

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  3. A Big Band Accompanies George Gershwin to the MTH Theater at Crown CenterRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for AN EVENING WITH George Gershwin , its third Main stage production of the season. Artistic Director Sarah Crawford will direct a four- person ensemble featuring Lauren Braton , Jacob Aaron Cullum, Molly Hammer , and Justin McCoy.

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  4. I've been visiting the Cass Camp since her teenagers were teeny tiny fish, like this oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    On-camera meteorologist for The Weather Channel Kelly Cass and her family were in the Capital Region vacationing at Schroon Lake last week. Kelly and I used to work together at local CBS affiliate WRGB eons ago.

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  5. Applications Now Open for BMI's Jazz Composers Workshop.Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadcast Music, Inc. , the global leader in music rights management, is now accepting applications for its 30th annual BMI Jazz Composers Workshop. The application deadline is Tuesday, August 15th, and is now available on bmi.com .

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  6. BWW Blog: Ann Hampton Callaway Presents the Ella Century at Myron's Cabaret JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jess here. What happens when you bring Broadway World's 2016 New York Cabaret Best Jazz Vocalist Award winner, Ann Hampton Callaway , to celebrate Ella Fitzgerald 's Centennial birthday at one of the best venues in the city of Las Vegas? Audience members in attendance at Callaway's show at the newly renamed Myron's Cabaret Jazz at the Smith Center this weekend would all say the same thing - magic, pure and simple magic.

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  7. For a devoted crowd of Metairie dancers, the band plays onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | The Advocate

    Couples twirl around the floor to the sounds of the 13-member Pat Barberot Band at the Jefferson Orleans North in Metairie. Married more than six decades, Joycelyn and O.J. Valeton love to waltz to the sounds of the big bands.

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  8. Tonight's Movie: Pilot #5 (1943) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Franchot Tone, Marsha Hunt , and Gene Kelly star in PILOT #5 , a patriotic WWII programmer from MGM. It's available on DVD from the Warner Archive .

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  9. end: PDX Pop Now, Portland Zine Symposium and 9 Other...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... The band's sophomore record, Blister Steel, falls somewhere between the spaghetti Western sounds of Daughn Gibson, big-band balladry and Neil Young's shadowy score for Jim Jarmusch's Dead Man. Roselit Bone's strength-in-numbers approach allows for a ...

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  10. Read "Los Angeles Jazz Institute Festival "Big Band Spectacular" 2017, Part 1-4"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Part 4 Organised by Ken Poston, head of the Los Angeles Jazz Institute , and advertised as the "Largest Big Band Festival of all time!," this was a fine exposition of many of the best big bands from the greater Los Angeles area and a celebration of the rich traditions of the big band in jazz, past and present. Poston has organised twice yearly five-day festivals for over twenty years, generally with themes that re-create an earlier era and draw from the vast and rich archive of music held at the LAJI, and representing many decades of West Coast jazz activity.

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  11. Amador grad is Next Generation jazz manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Solomon Alber plays tenor saxophone with Monterey Jazz Festival's Next Generation Jazz Orchestra, one of 20 teens chosen nationwide for the honor. The tenor saxophonist was one of 20 teens nationwide chosen by Monterey Jazz Festival for its 2017 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra, which toured New York and Canada in late June and will perform in the 60th annual Monterey Jazz Festival on Sept.

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  12. Broadway At The Eccles Shows On Sale 7/28Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Three amazing Broadways shows will be coming to the Eccles Theater in late 2017. An American in Paris, Elf the Musical and The Bodyguard - The Musical.

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  13. Mamma Mia! Will Make its Pittsburgh Clo PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Over 54 million people around the world have fallen in love with MAMMA MIA! since its Broadway debut in 2001, after which it ran for a staggering 5,758 performances. Now, Pittsburgh CLO will produce this international sensation for the first time, July 28 - August 6 at the Benedum Center.

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  14. Ella Fitzgerald is easy to love - but harder to honor - at the Hollywood BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the singers embodied an array of different traditions: R&B for Andra Day, jazz and roots music for Lizz Wright, big-band pop for Jane Monheit, Broadway for Leslie Odom Jr. (who won a Tony Award last year for his role as Aaron Burr in "Hamilton"). ...

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  15. Snake plays Leeds festRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    SEVEN Jazz will be branching out from Chapel Allerton into the city centre on August 3 for the first Leeds Jazz Festival. There will be six free-entry live performances in Millennium Square and ticketed workshops including How To Learn Jazz at the nearby Carriageworks Theatre.

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  16. BWW Review: an American in Paris at Starlight TheatreRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    There are many musicals with the songs of George and Ira Gershwin intricately woven into them, but few have the grace and elegance of ballet like AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. Set at the end of World War Two, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS follows Jerry Mulligan and Adam Hochberg , two American soldiers who cannot escape the tragedies that the war brought to them and cannot bear to go home, as well as Henri Baurel , a well-off Parisian who wants to be in show business and whose involvement in the war has some questions.

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  17. CYT-Singin' in the RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Christian Community Theater, a branch of CYT presents "Singin' in the Rain" starting July 20th at Burke Hall Auditorium at 231 Hebrard Blvd. on the campus of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Billy Walker and Alex Hebert will be playing the lead characters of Don Lockwood and Kathy Selden.

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  18. #4000: New Sounds Live, The First 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    The Crossing, led by Donald Nally, perform "Song of the Human" by Pete M. Wyer, live at Brookfield Place, 10/12/2016 For this show, listen to highlights from the first 30 years of New Sounds Live events. There's music ranging from the otherworldly sounds of throat singing courtesy of David Hykes to big brass bands from Macedonia - namely the Kocani Orkestar, from a trombone shout choir to Brazilian-Japanese bossa nova grooves, listen to music recorded from all around the city when New Sounds has taken its show on the road.

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  19. Mission's Rebecca Sichon hopes to strike a chord with folk fest fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Canada.com

    Rebecca Sichon, a 15-year-old singer-songwriter from Mission, will be playing at the 30th annual Mission Folk Music Festival this month. The annual Mission Folk Music Festival turns the big 30 this year and Rebecca Sichon says she's been attending the event for as long as she can remember.

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  20. Summit Metro Parks hosts free outdoor concert series in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... Twinsburg Weather permitting, the all-volunteer Metro Parks Ensemble will perform an hour of traditional marches, big-band standards and oldies. The concert will be cancelled if it rains. If wet weather is in the forecast, call 330-865-8060 after 4 ...

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