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  1. RECORDING: Trumpeter Terell Stafford Releases "Forgive and Forget" on Herb Harris MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | All About Jazz

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  2. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Catherine Russell has Harlem on her mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Bowie, with whom she toured as a backup singer for nearly a decade. Russell also performed at the 2016 NEA Jazz Masters award ceremony at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., and in April was featured on NPR's "Jazz Night In America." To wrap up ...

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  3. The Old (Jazz) Masters, They Keep Getting BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | The New York Times

    ... more emotionally resonant style. This has long been a reason to applaud the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters program, a lifetime achievement award presented to a handful of artists every year since 1982. A concert at Flushing Town Hall ...

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  4. All About Jazz and Artistshare Partner to Promote...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... including Pulitzer prize and Oscar nominated writers, Guggenheim fellowship recipients, Grammy winners and NEA Jazz Masters. * Musician profile upgrade spans the duration of the Launchpad campaign. Jazz is a creative explosion of individual freedom ...

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  5. More informationRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2016 | Gulfshore Life

    ... Delfeayo and the Marsalis family earned the nation's highest jazz honor - a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Award. Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet's latest CD, The Last Southern Gentlemen, has the sound of classic Jazz played by master ...

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  6. Lessons from jazz: Don Vappie and the Creole Jazz Serenaders to perform at Manship TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Don Vappie and The Creole Jazz Serenaders perform Wednesday at the Manship Theatre. The show is the kick off the new season of the River City Jazz Masters Series.

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  7. Geoffrey Keezer plays hometown gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | San Diego Reader

    ... Scott Jazz Ensemble, and more from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Freea Gilbert Castellanos presents A Tribute to the Latin Jazz Masters with Justo Almario, Tommy Aros, Irving Flores, Omar Lopez, Lorraine Castellanos, Giancarlo Anderson, and a special ...

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  8. Musicologist John Eaton Explores the Music of Composer Frank LoesserRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Jazz Masters with John Eaton " returns for The Alden in McLean's 2016-2017 Season at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22with " Frank Loesser : A Most Remarkable Fellow." Tickets are $12 for the general public, $5 for McLean tax district residents.

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  9. Flushing Town Hall to Present Exciting Lineup of Performance, Family Programs and More this FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... King (Sept. 30); Korean world music band Coreyah (Nov. 11); the return of the Moth StorySLAM (Oct. 24); an NEA Jazz Masters Summit Concert (Nov. 18) featuring five NEA Jazz Masters Jimmy Heath , Barry Harris, Jimmy Owens , George Cole man , and ...

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  10. Toots Thielemans, jazz harmonica virtuoso, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Belgium's King Albert II with the title of baron in 2001 and received the U.S. National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters award in 2009, the nation's highest jazz honor. Belgium's royal family said it was "deeply moved by (the) passing away of ...

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  11. Keala Settle & Frank Wildhorn and More Coming Up This Month at BirdlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for August 22-28, including Jazz Masters: John Abercrombie, Joey Baron, Dave Liebman, Steve Swallow, Keala Settle and Frank Wildhorn , Ken Peplowski Quartet, and more! The Broadway at Birdland concert series is thrilled to announce that multi-Grammy and Tony Award-nominated composer/producer Frank Wildhorn will be joined by Tony Award-nominated singer/actress Keala Settle in " Keala Settle & Frank Wildhorn : For The First Time LIVE" on Monday, August 22 at 7pm. The concert will feature Settle on vocals and Wildhorn at the piano.

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  12. All that Jazz #39Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Today would have been Benny Carter's 109th birthday, and those of you who read these posts know I am a great admirer of Benny the musician and Benny the man. I don't have much to add to my previous notes about the King, so I'll just link to some YouTube videos: From the "Jazz Masters" series here's Benny in 1981 playing one of his favorite ballads, Erroll Garner's Misty, accompanied by Kenny Barron , George Duvivier and Ronnie Bedford .

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  13. New York Jazz Masters at Jazz in the Old...Read the original story

    Aug 3, 2016 | Warsaw Voice

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  14. 10th anniversary River City Jazz Masters lineup announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Advocate

    Photo by Jimmy Ryan -- Manuel Valera performs with New Cuban Express on Nov. 10 at the Manship Theatre as part of the upcoming River City Jazz Masters series. Photo provided by the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge -- Dianne Reeves will perforn with the Baton Rouge Symphony on March 11, 2017.

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  15. Jazz Vocalist Kris Russell Releases New Single "I Concentrate on You" ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... CD gained attention earlier in 2015 when Kris appeared as a co-host on KUNV 91.5 FM's "Jazz Traditions with the Jazz Masters" in and is gaining airtime with EBS Media, K-Jazzy Radio, WJMX Smooth Jazz Boston, WDGP Radio Marlboro and other stations ...

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  16. 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Special, Sutton & Clarke Birthdays, Last Rounds With Chick CoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | KMUW-FM Wichita

    The National Endowment for the Arts has just announced the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters - an annual award recognizing some of the best living jazz musicians. The upcoming year's honorees include singer Dee Dee Bridgewater, bassist Dave Holland, pianist Dick Hyman, and organist Dr. Lonnie Smith.

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  17. Brown Bag Concerts Begin Thursday, June 23, On The GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Vermont Standard

    ... 24, at 8 p.m. at the Woodstock Town Hall Theatre. The concert includes internationally recognized artists, NEA Jazz Masters and Grammy Award-winning musicians letting loose with a rich mix of joyous and creative music. Musicians include Fred Haas, ...

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  18. Sunday Session: June 19, 2016Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    Some interesting music-related items that have landed in StLJN's inbox over the past week: * Sound in the City * Stax Records and the Making of Blaxploitation Soundtracks * Music distributor lays off 'dozens' of employees, keeps CDs from labels * Publishers: can we work together? * The Devil's Horn asks: is the saxophone cursed? * Grimes Celebrates Lifetime of Achievement at Vision Festival 21 * Digital Music Era Ushers In New Rights for Veteran Studio Musicians * From YouTube to the blockchain: how music and tech are colliding in 2016 * The Last Word: Donald Fagen on Right-Wing Paranoia, Steely Dan's Future * Music titan 'Chips' Moman is dead at 79 * Musician 'kicked off' United Airlines flight for attempting to stow her violin safely * 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Announced * Music in the age of the algorithm * Thirty years later, Green Mill owner Dave Jemilo thrives at his jazz club * How to ... (more)

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  19. Renowned Jazz Bassist Dave Holland Earns Nation's Highest Honor in Jazz: 2017 NEA Jazz Masters AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Bass Player

    NEC visiting artist-in-residence, renowned jazz bassist/composer and bandleader Dave Holland has earned the nation's highest honor in jazz: a 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Award. Holland is one of five individuals recognized for their lifetime achievements and exceptional contributions to the advancement of jazz.

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  20. AWARD / GRANT: NEC Faculty Member Dave Holland Receives 2017 NEA Jazz Masters AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | All About Jazz

    Renowned Jazz Bassist Dave Holland Earns Nation's Highest Honor in Jazz: 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Award Holland is an NEC Visiting Artist-in-Residence NEC visiting artist-in-residence, renowned jazz bassist/composer and bandleader Dave Holland has earned the nation's highest honor in jazz: a 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Award. Holland is one of five individuals recognized for their lifetime achievements and exceptional contributions to the advancement of jazz.

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