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  1. Elizabeth Shepherd takes her audience on a musical journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | North Shore News

    ... on her personal playlist these days? "Anything that's soulful so that could be Janelle Monae or Eric Bibb, Avishai Cohen or The Roots, Stevie Wonder is always in steady rotation. It's not explicitly jazz, just anything that is soulful, that's kind ...


  2. Cape Town Jazz Fest 2016: Line up promises to dazzle fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... US saxophonist Mark Turner merited a less low-key announcement. His 2014 album Lathe of Heaven(with trumpeter Avishai Cohen, bassist Marcus Gilmore and drummer Joe Martin) was one of the most critically-acclaimed of the year. His career has ...


  3. SF Jazz Collective brings music of Michael Jackson to Jazz SLC SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... t Edward Simon, bassist Matt Penman, and drummer Obed Calvaire. Replacing the former member of the collective, Avishai Cohen on trumpet, is the young Sean Jones whose has an impressive resume as a musician, trumpeter, composer and educator.


  4. Star jazz musicians head to Daegu International Jazz FestivalRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | English Dong-A

    ... Band and one of the top-class saxophone players, and Jason Lindner (keyboardist) who performed together with Avishai Cohen and Mark Guiliana to present progressive jazz combining hip-hop and rock will perform between Thursday and Saturday. Mike ...


  5. Jimmy Greene & Quartet To Perform At Ives Concert Park, August 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    ... a sideman, and has toured and/or recorded with Horace Silver, Tom Harrell, Freddie Hubbard, Harry Connick Jr, Avishai Cohen, Kenny Barron, Lewis Nash, Steve Turre, New Jazz Composers Octet, and the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band, among many others. A ...


  6. Take Five Coffee + Bar closing amid landlord disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Pitch

    ... Jazz fans and music students from nearby high schools filled the venue, and national names such as trumpeter Avishai Cohen were booking shows there. But weekdays, customers weren't showing up, and the only new business to join the strip since Take ...


  7. Anat Cohen crosses musical borders with her clarinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | SFGate

    ... with her older brother, soprano saxophonist Yuval Cohen, and her younger brother, SFJazz Collective trumpeter Avishai Cohen . But she's best known for her own recordings, which draw deeply on her love of Brazilian music. Her recent album, "Luminosa" ...


  8. Drummer Mark Guiliana steps out as composer and bandleader on his impressive debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... and rhythm. But Guiliana's best known for driving recent projects by saxophonist Donny McCaslin , bassist Avishai Cohen, guitarist Lionel Loueke , singer Gretchen Parlato (who also happens to be his wife), and keyboardist Jason Lindner, among ...


  9. BWW Reviews: Gogo Penguin Blazes at The IronworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... execution, they have honed a style likened to the melodic masterworks of Medeski, Martin and Wood, and the Avishai Cohen Trio. They've already joined the crew, so to speak, on the high ground of the jazz domain, as fans await three new albums to be ...


  10. Jazz fest: Avishai Cohen and King Sunny Ade concerts cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Canada.com

    MONTREAL, QUE: July 05, 2009-- King Sunny Ade in concert on Sunday July 05, 2009 at the Metropolis during the Jazz Festival. Festival spokesperson Francis Tremblay said that there are no plans to find replacement acts at this late stage of the festival, which kicks off Friday, June 26 and runs to July 5. Cohen was to play the GesA1 June 26, 27 and 28. King Sunny Ade was booked at Club Soda for June 30. Ticketholders are being instructed to seek refunds exclusively at point of purchase.


  11. Elma Arts Complex and Luxury Hotel, Zichron Ya'akov, Israel : An epic ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Cool Hunting

    ... chamber choirs, jazz and world-music artists from Israel and around the world, including concerts by Avishai Cohen and Trivani, a production of Handel's Oratorio and Fernando Knopf & the Latin Power scheduled to take place this summer. After days ...


  12. PERFORMANCE: Jazz This Week: Moon Hooch, Avishai Cohen'S Triveni, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... perform at the Feasting Fox , and guitarist Dave Black plays at Thurman Grill . Thursday, May 21 Trumpeter Avishai Cohen brings his trio Triveni to Jazz at the Bistro for one night only. Also featuring drummer Nasheet Waits, who's appeared on all ...


  13. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Avishai Cohen's Triveni reimagines standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    This week, our video spotlight shines on trumpeter Avishai Cohen , who will be in St. Louis to perform for one night only this Thursday, May 21 at Jazz at the Bistro . Cohen will be playing with his group Triveni, a trio with bassist Omer Avital and drummer Nasheet Waits that plays stripped-down versions of well-known songs from the modern jazz repertoire, along with original material in a similar style.


  14. Bassist Omer Avital plays the Green Mill as part of the Israeli Jazz & World Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... general vibe lack the fire that's marked his earlier efforts, despite a superb band that includes trumpeter Avishai Cohen and tenor saxophonist Joel Frahm. Apart from the hypnotic Middle Eastern feel, the melodies convey a kind of mushy pop-folk ...


  15. Avishai Cohen's Triveni, at Take Five Coffee + BarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Pitch

    Avishai Cohen's Triveni 7 p.m. Thursday, May 14, at Take Five Coffee + Bar, 6601 West 135th Street, Overland Park, 913-948-5550, $25 at the door You're named a Rising Star in DownBeat 's critics poll for three consecutive years only if you've awed people. Well, Israeli-born trumpeter Avishai Cohen has done more than awe the masses with his compositions and performances; he has opened doors to new worlds.


  16. Israeli musicians to fill Chicago venues with the sounds of jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... concerts at the Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park and May 20-21. The festival closes May 22 with Avishai Cohen's TRIVENI at the Old Town School of Folk Music and Yinon Mualalem and Guy Mintus in concert with Chicago musician Donovan Mixon ...


  17. RECORDING: Mark Guiliana Follows up the Successful Launch of His...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... with Jason in my first band Heernt, and I spent a handful of great years on the road with Shai in bassist Avishai Cohen's trio." The sonic landscape presented on Family First is quite different from Guiliana's 2014 releases. This purely acoustic ...


  18. Avishai Cohen's slow burning career catches fire; the jazz trumpeter plays Portland May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Like so many of his peers in the jazz world, Avishai Cohen keeps a schedule that is both exciting and exhausting. When The Oregonian/OregonLive caught up with him by phone at his home in Tel Aviv, the trumpeter had just returned from a run of U.S. tour dates playing with the SF Jazz Collective , the California-based ensemble of which he has been a member since 2010.


  19. BusinessNew concert and convention centre opens in MalmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Copenhagen Post

    ... artists have already signed up, including the Chinese pianist Lang Lang, the Israeli jazz bassist Avishai Cohen and the German artist and sound designer Robert Henkes. "This is MalmA Municipality's biggest investment since 1944 when the opera was ...


  20. At Israel Festival, all of Jerusalem's a stageRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... and the Khan Theater's premiere of "Kinneret Kinneret," based on Natan Alterman's famed poem. Jazz bassist Avishai Cohen will perform jazz at the Israel Museum and the festival organized a multi-faceted evening in memory of singer Zohar Argov at the ...