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  1. A wide-ranging and expansive chat with bass baritone Everett GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Nuvo.net

    ... a song stylist whose work preserves a refined vocal tradition of elegant jazz singing perfected by artists like Joe Williams, Billy Eckstine and Johnny Hartman. I recently attended a two-hour Greene performance and the 82-year-old maestro breezed ...

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  2. Lesli Margherita, Count Basie Orchestra & More Set for Birdland, Week of 7/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and vocalists in jazz including Billie Holiday , Lester Young , Harry "Sweets" Edison, Joe Jones , Joe Williams , Snooky Young, Frank Foster, Thad Jones, Frank Wess, Clark Terry , and many more. They played for Kings and Queens, appeared in movies ...

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  3. Dale Head to Perform with his MindWinder Orchestra at the E Spot Lounge in Studio City, CARead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... will be performed like they've never been heard before. Plus, Dale's show features hits from the greats like Joe Williams, Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra and Harry James, along with some classic sounding originals and a new take on some old ...

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  4. Clint Holmes looking to uncork an ace with - Between the Lines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Clint Holmes and other notable names join UNLV's Jazz Ensemble I for the Joe Williams Scholarship Fundraising Concert Sunday afternoon. Clint Holmes is a very good tennis player, one reason he is so fit at age 70. Naturally, the way to win at that game is to find the lines and fire shots at those boundaries.

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  5. Dale Head to Perform with his 17-Piece MindWinder Orchestra at the Sacramento Music FestivalRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... will be performed like they've never been heard before. Plus, Dale's show features hits from the greats like Joe Williams, Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra and Harry James, along with some classic sounding originals and a new take on some old ...

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  6. Updated: El Cerrito's Arhoolie Records sold; will remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... environs. He'd go on to record musicians ranging from Tejano accordionist Flaco Jimenez, Delta bluesman Big Joe Williams, Zydeco titan Clifton Chenier and gospel group the Campbell Brothers. Those are all fairly well-known acts today, but that ...

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  7. Roscoe Village Residents Mourn Loss Of Beloved StreetWise VendorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Eastman School of Music," she said. "He toured with the Jazz Members Big Band and with legendary jazz singer Joe Williams." O'Neil says they've already raised $2,000 that was donated to StreetWise, the rest will toward his memorial. They still need ...

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  8. Jazz vocalist Frieda Lee highlights benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... as a vocalist includes singing with Chicago jazz pianist John Young and the legendary jazz and blues singer, Joe Williams. Graduating with a degree in music education from Penn State University, Ms. Lee started her career as an educator, first at a ...

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  9. RECORDING: Eddie Condon in Color, 1962Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Cutty Curshall on trombone and Peanuts Hucko on clarinet backed by Condon on guitar, Johnny Varro on piano, Joe Williams on bass and Buzzy Drootin on drums. The following film might not seem like much, but thanks to Goodyear you're seeing an ...

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  10. Gregory Porter Sold OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    ... of the pack" , a performer of extraordinary presence who has compared with the greatest of the greats, such as Joe Williams, Nat Cole, Donny Hathway and Marvin Gaye. They don't come much cooler than Gregory Porter. Don't miss out on these datesa ...

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  11. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... he could the missing link - or, at least, the connective sonic tissue - between Johnny Hartman, D'Angelo, Joe Williams, Bill Withers, Gil Scott-Heron, J Dilla, Marvin Gaye and Billie Holiday, whose legacy James salutes on his 2015 Blue Note Records ...

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  12. AGFC K9 Team Among Best in SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | AmmoLand

    ... accomplishment." Thomas, Gunter and Daisy weren't the only AGFC team to place well in the competition. Cpl. Joe Williams and Wildlife Officer Landon Mills placed sixth with K9 Jazz, Cpl. Randy Rhodes and Lt. Tym Montgomery worked with K9 Mollie to ...

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  13. COD DuPage Community Jazz Ensemble Performs March 13 at the MACRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... Music Education degree from Augustana College. As a leader and performer, Dr. Tallman has worked with singers Joe Williams, Carmen Bradford and Kevin Mahogany; saxophonists Michael Brecker, Scott Hamilton and Phil Woods; and brass legends Carl ...

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  14. Curtis C. Harmon, music teacher and performerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Philly.com

    Curtis C. Harmon, music teacher, performer, director of musical groups, Merchant Marine veteran of World War II, and devoted family man, died Jan. 22. He was 81 and lived in Chestnut Hill. He performed with some of the most popular jazz musicians and singers of his day, including Count Basie, Sarah Vaughan, Billy Eckstine, Joe Williams and Dave Brubeck.

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  15. Music Industry: Bob Freedman on Dick TwardzikRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | All About Jazz

    Following my post last week on pianist Dick Twardzik and his death in 1955 of a heroin overdose, I received an email from saxophonist and arranger Bob Freedman, who has worked with Maynard Ferguson, Sarah Vaughan, Grady Tate, Buddy Morrow, Lena Horne, Joe Williams, the Thad Jones and Mel Lewis band and many others. . Bob sent along his recollections of Twardzik... 'In 1948, when I was 14, I joined the Tommy Reynolds band playing baritone saxophone, alto saxophone and clarinet.

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  16. Jazz on stage: Music reflects American history at its rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Daily Advance

    ... and Billy Holliday's version of "God Bless this Child." Brandon Winslow will perform jazz and blues singer Joe Williams' version of "A Change is Gonna Come" and Everyday I have the Blues." Instrumental pieces will include Big Band favorites ...

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  17. Lifestyle | Newport Jazz Fest Announces Opening Night PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Go Local

    ... to hear him at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. He is the best at what he does. Any of you who remember Joe Williams will recognize the immense talent that Gregory Porter fosters and you will understand why he will be one of the all-time ...

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  18. Gregory Porter & Chick Corea to Perform at Newport Jazz Festival Opening Night Concert Friday, 7/29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | PR Log

    ... to hear him at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. He is the best at what he does. Any of you who remember Joe Williams will recognize the immense talent that Gregory Porter fosters and you will understand why he will be one of the all-time ...

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  19. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Newport Jazz Fest Announces Opening Night PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Go Local

    ... to hear him at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. He is the best at what he does. Any of you who remember Joe Williams will recognize the immense talent that Gregory Porter fosters and you will understand why he will be one of the all-time ...

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  20. Newporters Get First Dibs on Newport Jazz Festival Opening Night ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... to hear him at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. He is the best at what he does. Any of you who remember Joe Williams will recognize the immense talent that Gregory Porter fosters and you will understand why he will be one of the all-time ...

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