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  1. 4 Jazz Shows to See This Week: February 8-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 |

    ... his high register, and he loves to approach it with a version of the staccato rhythms favored by his hero, Clifford Brown , and has a seemingly endless string of melodic variations coursing through him. Seeing him on the bandstand is a treat, and ...


  2. Adam Shulman Sextet: Full TiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | All About Jazz

    ... and arranged all of them. Several sound like they could have come straight from the Jazz Messengers or Clifford Brown / Max Roach libraries, and there are deep bows elsewhere to / Tom Adair's poignant "The Night We Called It a Day," and Shulman's ...


  3. Lavradio Jazz Fest to Happen in Rio's Centro During CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The Rio Times

    ... musicians, the band will present a jazz repertoire spiced up with funk and samba music . John Coltrane, Clifford Brown, Steve Coleman, Hermeto Paschoal and Lee Morgan are some of the names included in their show. At 4PM, the Sao Jorge Brass Band ...


  4. Jazz launches Rothesay into the New YearRead the original story

    Friday Jan 19 | Buteman Today

    ... In true jazz style, soloists Robert, Nick and Tim bounced off one another - no more so than in trumpeter Clifford Brown's Joy Spring where Robert, in particular, was at his brilliant best. For the final set, Alec Mack switched to banjo for a couple ...


  5. Coming Live to Twins Jazz!! Tim Whalen, Salim Washington, Benito Gonzalez and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 |

    Leo Maxey Thurs 01.11 8PM & 10PM BUY TICKETS Griffith Kazmierzcak, tpt Ben Frock, tpt Joe Herrara, tpt Chris Frick, pn Jim Hanna, prc Ian Trusheim, bs Kelton Norris, dm Warm the season up with Leo's Maximal Latin Jazz Trumpets!! Arrangements of the music of Tadd Dameron, Louis Armstrong , Clifford Brown , original compositions, and more. Leo Maxey is a Baltimore area jazz trumpeter.


  6. The Best Jazz Reissues and Rediscoveries of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | New Yorker

    ... is the tenor saxophonist Harold Land, a distinctive late-bop stylist of the nineteen-fifties in the Clifford Brown-Max Roach group and as a leader of some memorable albums (notably "The Fox," with the complex and original pianist Elmo Hope, and ...


  7. Bruce Harris with the John Toomey Trio at Attucks TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... "Ugly, Beauty" and "Ask Me Now," 's "and then she stopped," Gus Kahn and Walter Donaldson's "My Buddy," Clifford Brown's "Delilah," Harold Arlen's "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" which started out as "Night in Tunisia," 's "Una Noche Con Francis" and a ...


  8. Sunday Session: November 26, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Gary Lucas and Nona Hendryx ( * Musicians Backstage in the 1970s: The Photos ( Esquire ) * Clifford Brown - The Bach of Jazz (Jazz in Europe) * George Clinton talks back ( Offbeat ) * The Delights of Parsing the Beatles' Most ...


  9. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Clifford BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | All About Jazz

    He was the most brilliant trumpet player of his generation, an original and memorable composer, a dynamic stage presence and one of the authentic legends of modern jazz. Clifford Brown was born October 30, 1930 in Wilmington, Delaware.


  10. Trumpeter swans given jazzy namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Bend Bulletin

    ... trumpeter swan names are a nod to legendary jazz musicians Miles Davis, Wynton Marsalis, Louis Armstrong and Clifford Brown. More than 200 people voted in the nature center's online poll to name the swans. A vast majority voted to name them after ...


  11. Lost Tempo Comes to Boston Playwrights' TheatreRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 |

    ... his music and the many people he had worked with including Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, and of course Clifford Brown," Odle says. "I had always had an appreciation for jazz, but talking with him opened a whole new world for me. I became a big ...


  12. Music preservation org saves the Blue Bird Inn stage, an importance piece of Detroit music historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Model D

    ... Detroit's bebop jazz era. The Blue Bird stage once featured Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderly, Max Roach, Clifford Brown, Charlie Parker, Sonny Stitt, and Detroiters Tommy Flanagan and Pepper Adams. The Blue Bird, located on Detroit's near west side, ...


  13. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Kenny DorhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Overshadowed for most of his career by the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Fats Navarro, Miles Davis, Clifford Brown, and Lee Morgan, Kenny Dorham\'s abilities as a composer and unique voice as an advanced bop trumpet player are underrated to this day. McKinley Howard Dorham was born on August 30, 1924 on a ranch called Post Oak, near Fairfield, Texas.


  14. Dave Stryker - Strykin' AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... in a cooled, smoky vibe; Gold's organ accompaniment is restrained and attenuated just so to set this fervor. Clifford Brown's "Joy Spring" is easily recognizable but a few chord substitutions keep it sounding fresh and modern. Hunter gets out his ...


  15. Jazz piano titan Larry Fuller brings trio to Fort BraggRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Willits News

    ... Whether essaying standards (“Old Folks,” “At Long Last Love”), jazz classics (Clifford Brown's “Daahoud,” Duke Ellington's “Reflections in D,” John Lewis's “Django”) or ...


  16. Herb Alpert, with 28 of his albums just reissued and 3 new ones, busy as everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... singer-turned-pop-sensation. "When I started playing trumpet, i was inspired Harry James, Louis Armstrong and Clifford Brown," Alpert recalled. "But when I met Sam Cooke, he was a mentor - and he didn't know it - by example. He came out of the ...


  17. How musicians dieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Boing Boing

    ... top contender is drug overdoses, closely followed by automobile accidents -- the immensely talented trumpeter Clifford Brown died on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, the outstanding bass player Scott LaFaro on U.S. Route 20, revered tenor sax man Chu ...


  18. Lewis Nash & Others Lead The Nash Summer WorkshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 |

    ... 25 at 7:30pm Instructor: Matt Williams $150 Explores Hard Bop Jazz literature made popular by artists such as Clifford Brown , Art Blakey, Cannonball Adderley, Horace Silver, Benny Golson, and more. Under the direction of pianist and vibraphonist ...


  19. 'A Swingin' Farewell' for NIC band director Terry JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... for more than 30 years and will be retiring this spring. Cardinal Vocal Jazz will open with "Blues Walk," by Clifford Brown and arranged by Nathan Lansing. They'll follow with "Route 66," by Bobby Sharp and arranged by Quinn Van Papeghem. Next will ...


  20. RECORDING: Renaud Digs Gryce + JasparRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Gigi Gryce (comp,arr). Renaud's tribute to Gryce had everything to do with his many recordings with Gryce and Clifford Brown from September 26, 1953 through October 9. You can hear the influence on Renaud of Gryce's arrangements of Tadd Dameron ...