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  1. Grover Washington Jr's original bandmates gather for tribute performance next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Lee Steacker, bassist Gerald Veasley, drummer Steve Wolf, and percussionist Pablo Batista. Saxophonists Gerald Albright and Najee will also pay tribute to their late mentor, while heralded jazz and pop singer Jean Carne contributes vocals. Presented ...

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  2. 2nd Annual Oxnard Jazz Festival Returns with 3-Days of Jazz, Social Events & Luxury DestinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | PR Log

    Headliners Include Gerald Albright, Johnathan Butler, Evelyn Champagne King, Adam Hawley, Malo Anthology feat. Rick Stevens and more.

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  3. Hampton Jazz Festival turns 50 with sellout on opening nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... here http://bit.ly/2n6VKPR ) The vibe of the evening became electric once the Coliseum's lights dimmed, and Gerald Albright and Jonathan Butler took center stage. Some, like Nichols, came just for the well-known saxophone player and the contemporary ...

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  4. Here are the headliners playing the Thornton Winery jazz concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... July 15: Chris Isaak July 30: David Sanborn Aug. 12: Spyro Gyra with special guest Vincent Ingala Aug. 20: Gerald Albright and Jonathan Butler Aug. 27: Ottmar Liebert Sept. 8: To be announced Sept. 9-10: Dave Koz and Larry Graham Sept. 16: West ...

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  5. VIDEO / DVD: STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Spotlight on Gerald AlbrightRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2017 | All About Jazz

    This week, StLJN's video spotlight shines on saxophonist Gerald Albright, who will be back in St. Louis to perform on Friday, June 16 at the Sheldon Concert Hall as part of 'A Salute to Fathers and Mentors," also featuring singer Denise Thimes, saxophonist Tim Cunningham, and comedian James Stephens III. A native of Los Angeles, Albright first gained public attention as a solo artist in the mid-1980s after touring as a sideman with Patrice Rushen and Alphonse Mouzon.

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  6. H.A.S. Tackles City of Lights Jazz Festival May 15, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Pro Sound News

    Some may call it Sin City, but Las Vegas's jazz community prefers a more sophisticated sobriquet, as proven by the name of the region's top jazz event: The Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz Rhythm & Blues Festival, which this year featured such artists as the Gerald Albright, Lalah Hathaway, and Anthony Hamilton. system, complete with the flagship al-12 line array, hm stage monitors, and a full complement of h-Class subwoofers.

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  7. 15-Time Stellar Award Winning Artist Ben Tankard Is Back With New Album Full Tank 3:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | WTLC-AM Indianapolis

    Fresh off the heels of his 2016 best-selling book: The Full Tank Life: Fuel Your Dreams-Ignite Your Destiny, the Godfather of Gospel Jazz Ben Tankard is back with the third installment of his Stellar Award winning FULL TANK album series. His new FULL TANK 3: CanTANKerous album features an all-star cast of special guests including multi-award winning saxophonist Gerald Albright, guitarist Phil Hughley, saxophonist Cord Martin, GrammyA award winning group Take-6 and song contributions from Judith Christie McAllister, Faith Hill and Sean P-Diddy Combs and Sting.

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  8. 15-Time Stellar Award Winning Artist Ben Tankard Is Back With New Album Full Tank 3: CanTANKerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | WTLC-AM Indianapolis

    Fresh off the heels of his 2016 best-selling book: The Full Tank Life: Fuel Your Dreams-Ignite Your Destiny, the Godfather of Gospel Jazz Ben Tankard is back with the third installment of his Stellar Award winning FULL TANK album series. His new FULL TANK 3: CanTANKerous album features an all-star cast of special guests including multi-award winning saxophonist Gerald Albright, guitarist Phil Hughley, saxophonist Cord Martin, GrammyA award winning group Take-6 and song contributions from Judith Christie McAllister, Faith Hill and Sean P-Diddy Combs and Sting.

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  9. Berks Jazz Fest: All that jazz for 10 days in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Morning Call

    ... Opening night also features a celebration featuring Grammy-winning vocalist Patti Austin, with saxophonist Gerald Albright and guitarist Jonathan Butler at 7:30 p.m. at the Santander Performing Arts Center. Another highlight of opening weekend is ...

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  10. Verlando Small playing up a storm - Describes work with Jermaine Edwards as pure magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Gleaner

    ... hit songs since the early 1960s. The Linstead-born Small counts smooth jazz 'sax men' like Kirk Whalum and Gerald Albright, as well as Fraser, among his biggest influences. Becoming the first musician to win Rising Stars was a great boost for Small. ...

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  11. Highlights of Berks Jazz Fest 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Morning Call

    Patti Austin performs in the Berks Jazz Fest Opening Night Celebration with Gerald Albright and Jonathan Butler. a Opening night celebration featuring Grammy-winning vocalist Patti Austin, saxophonist Gerald Albright and guitarist Jonathan Butler, 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 31, Santander Performing Arts Center.

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  12. Gerald Albright & Jonathan Butler with special guest Marion Meadows Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Metro Times

    One of the biggest stars of R&B, contemporary and straight-ahead jazz, Gerald Albright has earned his reputation as a "musician's musician." He has sold over a million albums in the U.S. alone and has appeared on nearly 200 albums by other artists.

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  13. Young the Giant, The Novelists: 5 shows to see this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... Joyner is known for his work as a saxophonist and flute player. Albright is the daughter of saxophonist Gerald Albright, and carved out her own career as an R&B singer. Her vocal technique has been compared to Tina Turner, Lalah Hathaway and Ella ...

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  14. New York Wine Events to Present its 5th Annual New Jersey Winter Wine ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... group of people." Musical guest, saxman Art Sherrod, Jr. was influenced by the likes of Kirk Whalum, Gerald Albright, David Sanborn, Kim Waters and other contemporary jazz notables. He has performed, recorded, opened or co-headlined shows with ...

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  15. Berks Jazz Fest lists hit singer Patti Austin, super group Fourplay,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Morning Call

    ... about backup singers, will perform an opening-night concert together with festival favorite saxophonist Gerald Albright and jazz fusion guitarist Jonathan Butler at Reading's Santander Arena at 7 p.m. March 31. Tickets are $52. Austin made her debut ...

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  16. At Stetson, "Big Dog" Makes Xmas HowlRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | New Haven Independent

    ... nominations and 10 #1 hits on Billboard's smooth jazz charts under his belt. His latest victory as producer, Gerald Albright's " Taking Control ," was sitting on the charts at #1 for the past two weeks. So he could have thrown his release party ...

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  17. Richard Hammond: Under the Broadway Stage for 'Hamilton'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Bass Player

    ... going straight into the Avalon U5. It's a great axe. I was playing a jazz festival with Patti Austin, and Gerald Albright's band was playing beforehand, and the rhythm section was killing it-but I couldn't see who was playing bass. When we were ...

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  18. Jazz guitarist Earl Klugh returns to Kiawah IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Post and Courier

    Earl Klugh's seventh annual Weekend of Jazz at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is scheduled for Nov. 9-12. The Grammy-winning guitarist will be joined by singer Michael McDonald; the pop-swing group Scott Bradlee's Post Modern Jukebox; contemporary jazz duo Gerald Albright and Jonathan Butler; the group Jeff Lorber Fusion; singer Ariana Savalas; and The East Coast Party Band, a local group.

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  19. RECORDING: Top Contemporary/Latin Jazz Saxophonist Jessy J Releases...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... the Year and #1 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Album, she has toured with smooth jazz greats like Jeff Lorber, Gerald Albright, Euge Groove and Peter White on several all-star Guitars & Saxophones tours as well as her solo concert tours. Jessy has also ...

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  20. Top Contemporary/Latin Jazz Saxophonist Jessy J Releases ' California Christmas' Oct. 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | PR Log

    ... the Year and #1 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Album, she has toured with smooth jazz greats like Jeff Lorber, Gerald Albright, Euge Groove and Peter White on several all-star Guitars & Saxes tours as well as her solo concert tours. Jessy has also ...

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