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  1. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Jackie McLeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | All About Jazz

    ... record store, and by several noted teachers. He also received informal tutoring from neighbours Thelonious Monk, Bud Powell... Read more. I love jazz because it's real. I was first exposed to jazz while in college at the University Of Memphis. I met ...


  2. Massimo Colombo: Powell To The PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | All About Jazz

    ... also offers up selections from Bud! (RCA, 1957), Piano Interpretations (Norgan Records, 1956) and The Genius of Bud Powell (Verve Records, 1956). Pianist, composer, and arranger Colombo is a seasoned veteran having recorded his first record some 30 ...


  3. Bill Anschell: Shifting StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | All About Jazz

    ... theme's signature bass line as one might hear in standard versions, including the piano trio interpretation from Bud Powell, with Curly Russell's bass line providing a definitive foundation for Powell's meanderings from the original theme. While ...


  4. Toronto's Historic Massey Hall Receives $47M Grant for Revitalization ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | Billboard

    ... where the legendary Jazz at Massey Hall album was recorded in 1953 featuring Dizzy Gillespie , Charlie Parker , Bud Powell , Charles Mingus and Max Roach , and it has hosted thousands of concerts from such varied talent as U2 , Luciano Pavarotti , ...


  5. Alcorn Jazz Fest looking to bring music to younger generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | Vicksburg Post

    ... Gershwin's "Someone to Watch Over Me," and other selections including composers such as Antonio Carlos Jobim, Bud Powell and Stevie Wonder, and Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk. One object of the festival, director Dr. David C. Miller said, is to ...


  6. Allen Lowe And The Fake Music Ensemble At Firehouse 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2018 | CTNow.com

    ... liberation music. Referencing the works of artists - musical, literary, comedic and more - like Charles Mingus, Bud Powell, Zora Neale Hurston and Lenny Bruce, Lowe and his ensemble work to make sense of, comment on, transmute, distill and energize ...


  7. Julian Pressley: From The Duke To Ornette In His Own WayRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... ever memory was me listening to a record my father brought home. It was playing "Glass Enclosure." ( The Amazing Bud Powell, V2 , Blue Note, 1954). He played it on our brand new Bendix HiFi record player. HiFi was the thing at that time. My father ...


  8. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Jazz This Week: Benny Green Trio, "Superheroes of ...Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... Benny Green eturns with his trio for the first of four nights at Jazz at the Bistro. Notably influenced by Bud Powell and especially Oscar Peterson, Green (like Cyrus Chestnut, who played the Bistro earlier this year) is something of a ...


  9. Jazz this week: Benny Green Trio, 'Superheroes of Blackness,' Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... top left) returns with his trio for the first of four nights at Jazz at the Bistro. Notably influenced by Bud Powell and especially Oscar Peterson, Green (like Cyrus Chestnut, who played the Bistro earlier this year) is something of a traditionalist ...


  10. Solo: Reflections and Meditations on Monk and NajwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... the abiding respect he affords this jazz icon during his own compositions, like the cryptically-titled ("Monk and Bud Powell at Shea Stadium -A Mystery"). On both fronts, Smith vividly evokes not only the essence of the jazz icon he honors, but his ...


  11. Out Walked MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... in 1951 Monk missed his evening walk. Instead he was sitting in a car outside his mother's house with his friend Bud Powell. Monk's mother, Miss Barbara, had cancer and he had been staying with her when Powell, the tormented genius, dropped over ...


  12. Gordon Lightfoot set to give Toronto's Massey Hall a proper send-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... assey include Neil Young, Burton Cummings, Rush, an illustrious jazz quintet (of Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus and Max Roach) and, naturally, the troubadour Lightfoot.


  13. Charles Gayle / Giovani Barcella / Manolo Cabras - Live in BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    ... playing. Gayle is a natural at the piano, and indeed it was his first instrument as a young man. The influence of Bud Powell, Monk and Cecil Taylor bubble up in his sound, but it is clearly his own vision that leads the group into perilous open ...


  14. Monk and His Five Point Ring at the Five Spot CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Piano; Crepuscule with Nellie; Adagio: Monk, the Composer in Sepia - A Second Vision Thelonious Monk; Monk and Bud Powell at Shea Stadium - A Mystery; A Round Midnight. This track appears by permission of the contributing artist and/or record ...


  15. OBITUARY: Muhal Richard Abrams, RipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... piano improvisation, but he never abandoned his ability to summon the styles and spirits of Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell, avatars of bebop. Over the years, Abrams led several groups, including the one he called The Experimental Band. When he led ...


  16. Green Day guitar tutor fetes Nat King Cole in East Bay showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Before his coronation as the supremely suave pop crooner Nat King Cole, he was revered as a master jazz pianist who influenced everyone from Oscar Peterson and Ahmad Jamal to Bud Powell and Bill Evans. And before George Cole emerged as a confidently swinging vocalist, he was an East Bay guitar guru whose students included Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt.


  17. Thelonious Monk: Tributes from ColleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... accepted idea that he established no specific school of piano playing. Unlike Earl Hines, Art Tatum, and Bud Powell, to name three influential masters of jazz piano, Monk had no keyboard disciples, yet he may have left his mark along a broader plane ...


  18. The Billy Lester Trio: Italy 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... drifts into beautiful melodicism. "Yeah Man!" takes as its source "All The Things You Are." Like the music of Bud Powell or , there's a sense with Lester's music of a deep-seated positivity, an affirmation of life. "To Julia" draws nourishment from ...


  19. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: David HazeltineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | All About Jazz

    DAVID HAZELTINE is one of a handful of young pianists who has successfully forged his own distinctive style and musical voice out of the accumulated greatness and weight of a modern piano tradition. David\'s influences extend from Art Tatum and Bud Powell to such great living masters as Buddy Montgomery, Barry Harris and Cedar Walton.


  20. October 2017: Grover Washington Jr, Bud Powell and Ferit OdmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Welcome to our monthly look at what's happening on the Jazz Bastard podcast! Since December 2012, Mike and I have gotten together every fortnight to discuss jazz albums in an irreverent, irascible, and engaged manner. Some shows focus on a theme or an individual artist, while others just discuss what's been on the boys' playlists recently.