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  1. A 100th birthday party for jazz musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 27 | Philly.com

    ... together an impressive all-star band - Prez and Wright will be joined by saxophonist Chris Potter, trumpeter Avishai Cohen, trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, percussionist Ramon Daz, bassist Ben Street, and drummer Adam Cruz - to celebrate the centennials ...


  2. Jazz 100 Celebrates Four IconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | [email protected]

    ... "Round Midnight." Jazz 100 brings together an all-star ensemble of musicians, including Lizz Wright (vocals), Avishai Cohen (trumpet), Wycliffe Gordon (trombone, vocals) and Chris Potter (saxophone, woodwinds). The tribute concert "showcases the ...


  3. Salon IKSV opens new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Turkish Daily News

    ... with the use of the piano, sax, drums and table with tunes blending electronica, jazz and folk; as well as Avishai Cohen, a master putting together the Western and the Middle Eastern musical textures in his solo work. Californian indie rock band ...


  4. The Emerald Island - " blue over IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... financial resources), has just this past year helped with the introduction to the Irish people of jazz player Avishai Cohen and author Savyon Librecht responding to the interest people have in cultural activities free from political context. ...


  5. Israeli jazz fest trumpets local talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Israel's annual Red Sea Jazz festival, which starts Saturday in the seaside resort of Eilat, will for the first time in its 30-year existence mainly comprise combos led by Israelis. An exception will be American keyboard great Chick Corea, who has in the past played the Red Sea festival with Israeli bassist Avishai Cohen and will reunite with him on the same stage in Eilat.


  6. This year's Belgrade Jazz Festival announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | B92

    ... will perform at Dom Omladine, and on October 27 jazz lovers will have an opportunity to hear the Israeli Avishai Cohen Trio at Sava Center. Ambrozic is proud of the fact that the festival is now a part of the European Jazz Network. "We are trying to ...


  7. Blast from the blue-and-white pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... The single offshore band leader in the lineup is veteran keyboardist Chick Corea with stellar Israeli bassist Avishai Cohen in tow with the only other foreign guests performing as sidemen in Israeli-led bands. The program features a significant ...


  8. Red Sea Jazz Festival goes blues and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... pianist Chick Corea and drummer Marcus Gilmore. Corea's trio, which also includes renowned Israeli bassist Avishai Cohen, will close the Port of Eilat proceedings. The roster offers a glimpse of how far the local community has come over the past ...


  9. Jazz fest: Israel's turbulence breeds creativity, Avishai Cohen saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Canada.com

    When it comes to jazz musicians from Israel, bassist Avishai Cohen is something of a pioneer. He led the wave of young musicians who left the country to try their luck in the jazz mecca of New York.


  10. An insider's top picks for Montreal's Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | CBC News

    ... jazz musician and associate professor of jazz at McGill University Jean-Michel Pilc shares his top picks. The Avishai Cohen Trio features Israeli double bassist Avishai Cohen along with pianist Omri Mor and drummer Daniel Dor. Saturday, July 2 at ...


  11. Anat Fort - " a consummate composer and performerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... composer and performer, and one looks forward to monitoring her progress into other areas of musical endeavor. AVISHAI COHEN Into the Silence ECM Trumpeter Avishai Cohen is no newcomer to the jazz scene. The 37-yearold horn player has been an ...


  12. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    For four straight years, Downbeat magazine named jazz trumpeter Avishai Cohen a "Rising Star," in part because he's considered the sonic heir to Miles Davis. Originally from Tel Aviv, Israel, Cohen has worked in New York City, as well as San Francisco, where he's been a member of the city's Jazz Collective.


  13. Jazz trumpeter Avishai Cohen celebrates life and loss with Into the SilenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    Bereavement can reduce an artist to silence or inspire works that, while mourning the loss, also rejoice in the life spent. The death 18 months ago of Avishai Cohen's father led the Israeli jazz trumpeter and composer to create Into the Silence , a deeply reflective album that takes the listener on an emotional ride from grief to fierce pride, love, and joy.


  14. Up & ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... noise music of Portland's Daniel Menche. SUZETTE SMITH AVISHAI COHEN QUARTET (Jimmy Mak's, 221 NW 10th) Not to be confused with the famed jazz bassist and composer of the same name, this Avishai Cohen is a ...


  15. Friday on Lake Effect: Grand Avenue Mall, Alverno Presents, Bubbler Talk, and Musician Avishai CohenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | WUWM

    ... nother burning question: Why does South Milwaukee have its own street naming system? And Israeli jazz musician Avishai Cohen, talks about his new album Into the Silence .


  16. Music from the motherlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... very cool band. We knew it straight away. Ever since then, we've been becoming. We've been collaborating with Avishai Cohen and Nechi Nech, who is an Israeli rapper. They're both feature on our new single "Layback." It's very groovy and refreshing. ...


  17. Performing Arts Series 2003-2004Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | BVI Review

    ... 8 p.m. 14th Christmas Concert - Virgin Gorda - Sunday, 6 p.m. January 2004 30th 'Jazz Showcase' Concert (Avishai Cohen Quartet) - Friday, 8 p.m. February 2004 15th 'Classics in the Atrium' Concert (Meadowmount Trio) - Sunday, 4 p.m. 27th 'Jazz ...


  18. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Avishai CohenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | All About Jazz

    Bassist/Composer Avishai Cohen, born April 20, 1970 in Israel, a musician who has been called a "jazz visionary of global proportions" by DownBeat, and was declared one of the 100 Most Influential Bass Players of the 20th Century by Bass Player Magazine, is renowned around the world as an influential double bassist and profound composer... Read more. Why Jazz? I don't know.


  19. 11/29: Winter's Eve Street Party, Zagat Wine's 1st AnniversaryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2010 | NBC New York

    ... the other to create a relay race of sorts of fully improvised music. Bassist Ben Allison and trumpet player Avishai Cohen are among those on the bill at (Le) Poisson Rouge for A Night of Round Robin Improvised Duets to Benefit Search and Restore, a ...


  20. Performing Arts Series 2003-2004Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | BVI Review

    ... 8 p.m. 14th Christmas Concert - Virgin Gorda - Sunday, 6 p.m. January 2004 30th 'Jazz Showcase' Concert (Avishai Cohen Quartet) - Friday, 8 p.m. February 2004 15th 'Classics in the Atrium' Concert (Meadowmount Trio) - Sunday, 4 p.m. 27th 'Jazz ...