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  1. The best jazz clubs in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Vancouver Sun

    ... equalled freedom. Finding it a welcoming refuge from the Civil Rights era, musicians such as Sidney Bechet and Bud Powell moved here. They mingled with existentialists like Jean-Paul Sartre in the jazz caves of St. Germain-des-Pres. Miles Davis fell ...

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  2. Best jazz clubs in Paris: City of love breathes life into music born in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Canada.com

    ... equalled freedom. Finding it a welcoming refuge from the Civil Rights era, musicians such as Sidney Bechet and Bud Powell moved here. They mingled with existentialists like Jean-Paul Sartre in the jazz caves of St. Germain-des-Pres. Miles Davis fell ...

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  3. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Elmo HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | All About Jazz

    ... began piano studies by age seven and went on to win prizes for his piano recitals. He was a childhood friend of Bud Powell, and Thelonious Monk and they would play piano for each other... Read more. Place our Musician of the Day widget on your ...

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  4. WordPress.com And Automattic Just Turned 10. Here Are Some StatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WebProNews

    ... s. Check that out here . Automattic released version 4.2 of WordPress, which is named "Powell" after jazz pianist Bud Powell. It's now available for download/update.

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  5. OBITUARY: Paul BaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | All About Jazz

    ... bar along the way. Paul's art-directed covers include Thelonious Monk: The Genius of Modern Music, The Amazing Bud Powell (which he also illustrated), Fats Navarro: Memorial Album, James Moody and His Modernists, Milt Jackson: Wizard of the Vibes ...

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  6. RECORDING: Donald Vega "With Respect to Monty" out July 10 on Resonance RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | All About Jazz

    ... Vega's will to swing, to play jazz without a 'Latin accent." 'I played with him, but also he gave me tapes of Bud Powell and without telling me who they were," Vega says. 'I didn't know Higgins was a star who had recorded with everyone, only that ...

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  7. What's New for You This May in Open Source CMSRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | CMSWire

    ... abusing vulnerabilities in the WordPress platform. WordPress 4.2 is named "Powell" in honor of jazz pianist Bud Powell . New features "help you communicate and share, globally," the community claims. All of the community's starter sites are now on ...

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  8. New WordPress Update Improves SharingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WebProNews

    Automattic released version 4.2 of WordPress, which is named "Powell" after jazz pianist Bud Powell. It's now available for download/update.

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  9. WordPress Version 4.2 Now Live, Here's What's New by @mattsouthernRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Search Engine Journal

    ... 4.2 of WordPress is now available to download. The update has been labeled Powell in honor of jazz pianist Bud Powell, and comes with several useful new features. Not sure whether or not to update right away? Here's a look at some of the benefits ...

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  10. WordPress 4.2, Featuring Easier Content Sharing and Improved Support...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Laughing Squid

    ... cter support for musical and mathematical notation as well as emoji. The release is named for Harlem jazz pianist Bud Powell , and is available to download for free from the WordPress site as well as the WordPress dashboard of existing sites.

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  11. Cyrus Chestnut, "Gloria's Step" from A Million Colors in Your MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... does so with a determined, history-spanning focus. The old Village Vanguard never heard those kind of thrilling, Bud Powell-ish embellishments, to be sure. Over a 30-year career, Nick DeRiso has also explored music for USA Today, All About Jazz, ...

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  12. Jazz Icons Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea Take the Stage at Academy of Music TonightRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and R&B than Herbie Hancock . As the immortal Miles Davis said in his autobiography, "Herbie was the step after Bud Powell and Thelonious Monk, and I haven't heard anybody yet who has come after him." Chick Corea has attained legendary status in ...

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  13. Philly honors McCoy Tyner to kick off Jazz Appreciation MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... we have here." Tyner remembers those early days with fondness, even recalling a time when the great bebop pianist Bud Powell stopped in to play in Tyner's unusual practice room, among women being shampooed and styled. "Richie Powell, Bud's brother, ...

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  14. Jazz Icons Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea to Take the Stage at Academy of Music, 4/11Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... z and R&B than Herbie Hancock . As the immortal Miles Davis said in his autobiography, "Herbie was the step after Bud Powell and Thelonious Monk, and I haven't heard anybody yet who has come after him."

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  15. Yvonnick Prene and Pasquale Grasso: Merci TootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... is backed by Pasquale Grasso, an Italian ex-pat, on guitar. Their album is rooted in the bebop era, opening with Bud Powell's "Celia," which the troubled pianist first recorded in 1949 with bassist . He was on temporary release from Creedmoor State ...

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  16. Charlie Parker -- Classic BebopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... early 1940s from jam sessions led by alto saxophonist Charlie "Bird" Parker, trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, pianists Bud Powell and Thelonious Monk, and drummers Kenny Clarke and Max Roach, in and around a club called Minton's Playhouse in Harlem. These ...

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  17. With all her soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... signed to the venerable Blue Note Records, recording home to such jazz giants as Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell. Her six albums for the label, released between 1971 and 1975, including fusion classics such as "Blacks and Blues" and "Satin Doll," ...

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  18. ArtBeat: Better together -- Fischer and Zelinsky album is an impressive collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... on drums. A couple of the cuts are instrumental keepers: Gerry Mulligan's dreamy "Song for Strayhorn" and Bud Powell's swinging "Celia." But most incorporate Fischer's vocals in well-known standards, like her smoky take on "I've Got You Under My ...

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  19. Dwayne Adell: Jazz Setlist, Feb. 5-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | City Paper

    ... another piano player, is a top-call musician whose own trio will soon be releasing its recording of the music of Bud Powell . Is that what these artists have in common, recent or forthcoming albums? Well, that and the fact that they constitute this ...

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  20. Opinion: The Bill Evans LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Evans emulated Nat King Cole's light keyboard touch and melodic imagination, but what he called bebop giant Bud Powell's "comprehensive composition talent" for improvisation directed his mature development. In a 1970 radio interview, Evans told the ...

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