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  1. Letter: Where is the editor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... in this past weekend edition she states that "clarinet isn't traditionally a jazz instrument" (tell that to Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman). I hate to seem like I'm picking on Ms. Birch specifically, as I often grind my teeth over other writing in the ...

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  2. Fall arts preview 2017: Clarinetist Liam Hockley blazes new sonic trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Georgia Straight

    ... was something of an anachronism, even in sleepy Qualicum Beach. "I spent more time listening to Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw than anybody else, and probably would have liked to have stepped into their shoes," he says, noting that his stepfather, a ...

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  3. Smyrna Citizens Band preps fifth performance of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Evening Sun

    ... of Granada,' 'Serenade for Horn and Band,' 'And All That Jazz,' 'Man of La Mancha,' 'Jazz Pizzicato,' 'Tribute to Artie Shaw,' 'Somewhere in Time,' 'Big Band Spectacular,' 'Aces High March,' and 'Love's Old Sweet Song' (with soloist Becky Nelson). ...

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  4. Edward Southerland: Honor BrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | North Texas e-News

    I don't know why it caught my ear; it was just a throwaway line. Paulette Goddard was talking to Artie Shaw about Fred Astaire and Burgess Meredith- Wait, perhaps more explanation is due.

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  5. Edinburgh Jazz Festival review: Eliot Murray Big Band: 1947 Tommy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... at the weekend, but on Tuesday he slipped elegantly into 1940s swing mode, playing some hot, sweet clarinet a la Artie Shaw and Woody Herman. His storming solo on Herman's Apple Honey added an extra level of excitement to what was already a ...

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  6. Edinburgh Jazz Festival review: Eliot Murray Big Band: 1947 Tommy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... at the weekend, but on Tuesday he slipped elegantly into 1940s swing mode, playing some hot, sweet clarinet a la Artie Shaw and Woody Herman. His storming solo on Herman's Apple Honey added an extra level of excitement to what was already a ...

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  7. Photo Coverage: Wild Card Productions' Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and GrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... charm into the musical numbers. The racial allusions are still understood. In the monologue about touring with Artie Shaw, the quip "then we traveled to North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia...and worse" is still comprehensible. Moreover, most of ...

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  8. The Magnificent Architect of Improvisation: A Tribute to Allan HoldworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Guitar Player

    ... Allan was a true gentleman (who never had harsh words for fellow musicians). I often think of jazz clarinetist Artie Shaw's comment when an interviewer asked him the difference between himself and his contemporary, Benny Goodman. Shaw's response: ...

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  9. Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill review: A mesmerising portrayal of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... racism. One story about trying to use the toilet facilities in a whites-only establishment while on tour with the Artie Shaw Band is as hilarious as it is chilling. Despite this turbulent personal life, she somehow became one of the most respected ...

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  10. Review Roundup: Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, Starring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... conveys the melancholia of Holiday's life, but also the good times, like her tour with renowned clarinet player Artie Shaw. Ann Teneman, The Times of London : Lanie Robertson wrote this astonishing play after a boyfriend told him that he had seen ...

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  11. Sunset Boulevard's Nancy Anderson Makes Her Feinstein's/54 Below Debut Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Let Nancy Anderson take you back to a time when speakeasies were born and jazz was king. With Ross Patterso n and his little big band, Nancy, fresh off Broadway's Sunset Boulevard , revisits her critically acclaimed debut album Ten Cents a Dance in a nightclub -- Feinstein's/54 Below -- uniquely appropriate to her quintessential jazz-age take on enduring classics by Cole Porter , Rodgers and Hart, Irving Berlin , and the Artie Shaw Orchestra.

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  12. Big Band Memories at the MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    ... downtown Madison site. The band, led by conductor Pete Metzger, will perform popular songs from Glen Miller, Artie Shaw, Woody Herman, George Gershwin and Harry James. Also included in the band's performance will be a jazz arrangement of Gershwin's ...

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  13. The New Mexico Jazz Workshop posted eventsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Duke City Fix

    Presented in collaboration with David Felberg of founder and conductor of Chatter, this exceptional show highlights the music of three American composers who were blacklisted during the "Second Red Scare" of the 1940's and 50's: Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, and Artie Shaw. Starting the concert will be the Michael Anthony/Arlen Asher Quintet performing music by Artie Shaw .

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  14. Amanda Carr named executive director at WICNRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Montgomery to Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops, as well as many name big bands such as the Glen Miller and Artie Shaw Orchestra. In addition, Carr is an active member on the board of directors for Boston Women in Media and Entertainment, and was ...

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  15. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Artie ShawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Artie Shaw, a brilliant jazz clarinetist, was one of the most enigmatic, daring and adventurous bandleaders of the swing-era. An intellectual, he hated public life and the music industry.

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  16. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, May 5-11Read the original story

    May 6, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... including Rudy Vallee, the Dorsey Brothers, Woody Herman, Ozzie Nelson, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Ray Anthony, Artie Shaw and more. Also in the afternoon, Charanga Tropical brings its monthly heat to the Icehouse. In the evening, you can enjoy ...

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  17. Elder Music: 1945 AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Time Goes By

    ... around this one. Chickery Chick . He started as a singer and saxophone player in various bands until one evening Artie Shaw walked away from his gig and Tony was roped in to cover for him. This lead to regular gigs in New York that included radio ...

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  18. Norma Miller is still 'Alive and Kicking' and the focus of a new documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... was the first time dance music was being played. I saw Leopold Stokowski watching. Benny Goodman was there and Artie Shaw. They were hearing new music. Everybody wanted to be on the bandstand. A: We won a contest and took Lindy around the world. ...

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  19. Jonathan Shaw on Brawling With Bukowski and Other Wild TalesRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... back to Los Angeles as Shaw unpacks the fraught relationship with his late father, the clarinetist and bandleader Artie Shaw, a seminal figure of the big band jazz era. Shaw also recounts meeting Led Zeppelin, and worshiping at the feet of Charles ...

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  20. Pee Wee Russell Stomp celebrates swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... is named. And clarinet was also associated with several other top stars of the era, including Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw. But don't worry, cats, this year's event on Sunday March 26 in Whippany will also include ivories (piano, also known as the ...

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