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  1. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Guitarist/Composer Roni Ben-Hur Celebrates 30 Years ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | All About Jazz

    ... Israel, Ben-Hur quickly forged strong bonds with many icons of the straight ahead scene, working regularly with Barry Harris (with whom he came to New York to study), Chris Anderson, Walter Booker, Cecil Payne, Earl May, Charles Davis and many ...

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  2. Barry Harris gave classic bebop love to the Gilmore Festival jazz crowdRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | MLive.com

    Jazz pianist Barry Harris faces a standing ovation after performing for the Gilmore Festival's Jazz Club in Williams Theatre at WMU, Sunday evening.

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  3. Jesse Junior Quartet to Perform at the Classic Wineseller on Saturday, April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Watt (drums). Jesse Earl Junior, a long time Jazz singer on the new York jazz scene, studied with piano legend Barry Harris, worked with Cobi Norita and the Universal Jazz coalition, and played in numerous clubs in the New York area as well as his ...

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  4. SPMG Media's Exclusive Interview with Singer Rhonda RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | CNN

    ... He taught me about storytelling and introduced me to Abbey and Shirley Horn and Betty Carter and pianists, Barry Harris and Randy Weston. My mother gave me the sound, but Rodney helped me sculpt my style. RG: You both are the proud parents of a son, ...

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  5. Jazz with Jesse Junior Quartet to perform April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... is limited. Jesse Earl Junior, a long time jazz singer on the New York jazz scene, studied with piano legend Barry Harris, worked with Cobi Norita and the Universal Jazz coalition, and played in numerous clubs in the New York area as well as his ...

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  6. Jazz with Jesse Junior Quartet LIVE at the Classic Wineseller on Saturday, April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Watt (drums). Jesse Earl Junior, a long time Jazz singer on the new York jazz scene, studied with piano legend Barry Harris, worked with Cobi Norita and the Universal Jazz coalition, and played in numerous clubs in the New York area as well as his ...

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  7. Lance Horne in Concert with Alan Cumming, Alice Ripley & More Among...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a long line of important and eclectic Jazz artists from Detroit (including Tommy Flanagan, Kenny Burrell , Barry Harris, cousin James Carter and others) Carter continues her musical journey through history with her Sony Music Master Works Debut, ...

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  8. Regina Carter's Southern Comfort CD Release, Jane Monheit With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a long line of important and eclectic Jazz artists from Detroit (including Tommy Flanagan, Kenny Burrell , Barry Harris, cousin James Carter and others) Regina Carter continues her musical journey through history with her Sony Music Master Works ...

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  9. Read "Hot Tone Music: Creating Great Music of Today"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... School of Music and begin my journey as a bassist under the tutelage of Lisle Atkinson, Linda McKnight, Barry Harris, Milt Hinton, Justin Diccioccio and many others jazz legends that mentored and gave me guidance." Today, Jones has taken on the role ...

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  10. Jazz pianist Mark Davis educates in class and on stageRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | OnMilwaukee

    ... his students the same way he was taught and inspired by fellow jazz pianists like Hazeltine and jazz legend Barry Harris. "Barry has influenced me both in his teaching style and in his playing," Davis said. "He has a very natural, relaxed approach ...

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  11. Reviews of El Dee, Charles Boles Quartet and TinariwenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Metro Times

    ... delicate jazz record from Boles, who grew up in Detroit's famed Black Bottom and was mentored by the legendary Barry Harris, sitting in on jam sessions at Harris' house. "There was always something going on over there," Boles says. "Back then, jam ...

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  12. Jazz Continues at Warner's Nancy Marine Studio Theatre, 5/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the privilege of playing or sitting in with jazz legends Dave Brubeck , Nicholas Payton, Christian McBride , Barry Harris, John Benitez, Dena DeRose, Randy Johnson , Rene McLean and Victor Lewis. Jazz continues: Thursday, May 1 with Giacomo ...

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  13. Leon Greening Trio at Herts Jazz ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Crow

    ... of his triumph on Sunday night. Leon's playing features echoes of everyone from Bud Powell to Wynton Kelly, Barry Harris and Horace Silver. He is regarded as among the best of the current crop of UK jazz pianists. The club is currently meeting in ...

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  14. Jazz guitarist Joshua Breakstone plays PACA SaturdayRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... Early on, Breakstone was drawn into the musical orbit of the great and underrecognized Detroit-born pianist Barry Harris, whose own musical lineage is peerless. "The greatest musicians ever came out of Detroit," Breakstone said without reservation. ...

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  15. EVENT: Emmanuel Baptist Church Celebrates Black History Month with NEA Jazz Master Barry HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... to the nostalgia of jazz of the past, and introduce a whole new audience to the legendary work of Dr. Harris. Barry Harris is one of the world's greatest living jazz pianists, and an internationally renowned Jazz Performer, Composer and Teacher. ...

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  16. Jazz icon Yusef Lateef dies at 93Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2013 | Detroit News

    ... Growing up in Detroit, the friends he played with were all future jazz legends: Milt Jackson, Tommy Flanagan, Barry Harris, Paul Chambers, Donald Byrd, Hank, Thad and Elvin Jones, Kenny Burrell and others, according to his website biography. His ...

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  17. Jazz icon Yusef Lateef dies at 93Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2013 | Detroit News

    ... Growing up in Detroit, the friends he played with were all future jazz legends: Milt Jackson, Tommy Flanagan, Barry Harris, Paul Chambers, Donald Byrd, Hank, Thad and Elvin Jones, Kenny Burrell and others, according to his website biography. His ...

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