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  1. Carmen Cavallaro On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Dave Holland, Dick Hyman, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Dr. Lonnie Smith (not pictured: Ira Gitler) at the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Awards ...

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  2. 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Package Tickets On Sale 5/1Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Readers Poll winner, including being voted "Best Jazz Festival" for its 59th edition last year. Six NEA Jazz Masters will be featured at the Festival in 2017, including Kenny Barron, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Jimmy Heath, and ...

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  3. Regina Carter On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Dave Holland, Dick Hyman, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Dr. Lonnie Smith (not pictured: Ira Gitler) at the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Awards ...

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  4. Dee Dee Bridgewater: Fearless And FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... received her award. She's 66 - far from retirement age in jazz, and on the extreme forward edge of the NEA Jazz Masters demographic. So she was aware of her relative youth in the field. She also recognized that there haven't been many women in the ...

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  5. Branford Marsalis Quartet with special guest Kurt EllingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... That musical clan - father Ellis and brothers Wynton, Delfeayo and Jason - was awarded the designation of NEA Jazz Masters in 2011. His current quartet - including Joey Calderazzo, piano; Eric Revis, bass; and Justin Faulkner, drums - is one of the ...

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  6. The 2017 NEA Jazz Masters, In Their Own WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    This year's class of NEA Jazz Masters is as accomplished as they come, with Dee Dee Bridgewater on vocals, Dr. Lonnie Smith on organ, Dave Holland on bass, Dick Hyman on piano and Ira Gitler representing the ranks of jazz journalists. In this episode, Jazz Night in America explores the artists' origin stories: how, why and when they got their starts.

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  7. Music Industry: It's Jam Time Again. Get Your Jazz On.Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... find themselves under that celebratory jazz umbrella. The National Endowment for the Arts moved its annual NEA Jazz Masters induction concert from January to April, and, six years ago, UNESCO added International Jazz Day to the mix. That global ...

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  8. Hamilton's Leslie Odom, Jr. Joins The Line-Up Of Grammy And Tony...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | PR Newswire

    The The Blue Note at Sea '18 lineup collectively features winners of 48 Grammys and 2 Tony Awards. The cruise also features 4 NEA Jazz Masters , all of whom are sailing on the cruise for the first time.

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  9. Hamilton's Leslie Odom, Jr. to Bring Jazz Chops to Blue Note at SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at Sea '18 lineup collectively features winners of 48 Grammys and 2 Tony Awards. The cruise also features 4 NEA Jazz Masters (the highest award in jazz), all of whom are sailing on the cruise for the first time. These four illustrious performers are ...

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  10. Fender Mod Shop Expands Custom Bass OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Bass Player

    Since its inception in June 2016, the Fender Mod Shop has given players the opportunity to create their own versions of their favorite guitars via an online digital design studio. Choose from four classic Fender models: the TelecasterA , StratocasterA , Precision BassA and Jazz BassA .

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  11. #NEAJazz17 RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | [email protected]

    The 2017 Jazz Masters are in the history book. With threats to its funding, will the National Endowment for the Arts itself be history? First, a recap of #NEAJazz17.

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  12. Sunday Session: April 9, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    Here are some interesting music-related items that have landed in StLJN's inbox over the past week: * Amy Helm pays tribute to her father and the Band with The Last Waltz Remembered * N.E.A. to Honor Jazz Masters Under a Cloud of Uncertainty * Scott LaFaro, The Short Life of a Master Bassist * The 30 Top Instruments and Innovations of Roland's Ikutaro Kakehashi * Revisiting Sonny Rollins's Score for "Alfie," a Musical Masterwork That Transcended the Film * Keith Richards on His Hero Chuck Berry: 'The Granddaddy of Us All' * Interview: How 'Dark Side of the Moon' shaped the music of 'Legion' * How Significant Is the Music Industry's Rebound? * Lawrence English, Philosopher Of Sound, Kindly Requests You Lay Down * John McLaughlin: The Last Long Haul * The NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert Transcends Its Fraught Political Moment * Second volume of rare Sun Ra singles to be released as 107" ... (more)

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  13. The NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert Transcends Its Fraught Political MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | WGBH

    Dee Dee Bridgewater found a moment in her acceptance speech at the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert, on Monday night at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., to sound a note of thanks for the NEA itself. "They have provided the possibility for artists to dream," she said, "and to share their art and their creativity with people all around these United States, and all around the world."

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  14. 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert to Stream Live This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    National Endowment for the Arts honors the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters at a tribute concert held in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, hosted by Jason Moran. The tribute concert will include remarks by the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters ; as well as Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts; Deborah F. Rutter, president of the Kennedy Center; Jason Moran, pianist and Kennedy Center artistic director for Jazz; NEA Jazz Masters Dan Morgenstern and Kenny Barron; and jazz and film critic Gary Giddins.

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  15. The 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    The NEA Jazz Masters Award is often described as the nation's highest honor for a living jazz musician. From the first its program has celebrated a broad aesthetic range - its inaugural class of honorees, in 1982, consisted of bebop icon Dizzy Gillespie, his trumpet precursor Roy Eldridge and the interstellar visionary Sun Ra.

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  16. Jazz Appreciation Month 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | [email protected]

    On Monday, April 3, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts will celebrate the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters at an all-star concert featuring music from their careers to tell the story of their lives. This will be another special celebration for people who have been integral to the ever evolving stage of jazz.

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  17. Hyman to perform in trio at Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Boca Beacon

    Master pianist Dick Hyman, Ken Peplowski and Shelly Berg have joined forces to bring Boca Grande a one-of-a-kind experience that jazz fans won't want to miss. Join the Friends of Boca Grande today, Friday, March 24 for this exciting "Jazz Masters" performance at the Boca Grande Community Center.

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  18. From 'Hamilton' to Jazz at Lincoln Center: 10 Music Projects You Have the NEA to Thank ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Billboard

    ... inspiration for thousands of attendees without the help of organizations like the NEA. "You talk about the NEA Jazz Masters [fellowships]a what is more primary and critical to the underpinning of our musical heritage than American jazz? It has ...

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  19. Your Top 10 Things to Do: March 2-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... baby babya " Venice's own piano genius Dick Hyman (honored this year as a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters fellow) is the center of this year's festival. At age 90, he shows few signs of slowing down, performing March 7 in an All-Star ...

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  20. Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio played Kumble TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Jazz great and master of the Hammond B3, Dr. Lonnie Smith was just named as one of the the NEA's 2017 Jazz Masters - the nation's highest honor in jazz - and, along with his Trio, played the Kumble Theater at Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday . Playing a mix of covers and originals, Smith and his band were nothing short of stellar, aided in no small part by guitarist Jonathan Kreisberg and drummer Jonathan Blake.

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