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  1. Baku, jazz capital of AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | Today.Az

    ... through an intensive analytic work on their music. Linley was the last bassist for the late, great keyboardist Joe Zawinul, and has been wowing audiences around the world with his incredible musicianship and deep groove. A master of electric and ...

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  2. Jazz without bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Today.Az

    ... through an intensive analytic work on their music. Linley was the last bassist for the late, great keyboardist Joe Zawinul, and has been wowing audiences around the world with his incredible musicianship and deep groove. A master of electric and ...

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  3. Ivorian drummer boy turned globetrotting virtuosoRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... US members of the pioneering jazz-rock fusion band Weather Report founded by the late Austrian keyboard wizard Joe Zawinul. "Zawinul was a great guy," Sery says. "We played together often." He became drummer in the Zawinul Syndicate, an ...

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  4. The Art of Synth Soloing: Joe Zawinul, the Syndicate YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    T his month I look at Joe Zawinul's later years, when he formed his pan-global band, Zawinul Syndicate. Toward the end of Weather Report, it was felt that Joe was dominating the group sound and writing, as he began infusing the band with more electronic sounds, vocoded vocals, and world rhythms.

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  5. The Art of Synth Soloing: Joe ZawinulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    I don't think there is another musician who is so closely tied into the use of synthesizers for their composing and arranging than the late Joe Zawinul. He embraced them like no other artist of his time and created a singular voice with them.

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  6. Adam Rudolph's Moving Pictures: Glare of the TigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Back in the late 1960s/early 70s, maybe we weren't ready for it. The Beatles explored psychedelia and Indian music, as did a plugged-in , and Joe Zawinul 's Weather Report, to name a few heads of state.

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  7. Peter Erskine and the Dr. Um Band - Second OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... of that time when fusion was both heady and stimulating to the soul. A soulfully empyrean ballad in the Joe Zawinul way, "Lida Rose" is just enjoyable to listen to for the melody alone, but Shepherd's introductory Jaco lead lines accentuates its ...

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  8. Salif Keita, legendary 'Golden Voice of Africa,' set for rare San Diego concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    African music legend Salif Keita has collaborated with everyone from Weather Report co-founder Joe Zawinul to Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid. African music legend Salif Keita has collaborated with everyone from Weather Report co-founder Joe Zawinul to Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid.

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  9. Music review: Bill Laurance Project, O2 ABC, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. THERE IS something of the Joe Zawinul about Bill Laurance. Back in jazz-rock masters Weather Report's 1970s and early 1980s pomp, Zawinul perfected the art of ...

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  10. Valentine Jazz concert at ASU TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    "An Evening of Valentine Jazz with Todd Wright and Friends" takes place at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the Broyhill Music Center's Rosen Concert Hall. This program will feature selections drawn from a list of tunes by such luminaries as George Gershwin, Antonio Jobim, Joe Zawinul and Richard Rodgers.

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  11. LIVE: Sketches of Influence @ the Stockade Inn, 1/12/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Nippertown!

    ... of a Love Affair," the Edward Redding ballad sung by Billie Holiday and many others. Or more contemporarily, Joe Zawinul's " A Remark You Made," a composition on Weather Report's breakthrough album Heavy Weather . "Swift Lee" is a fast tune ...

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  12. Emily Estefan is finding her voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... audition process and the achievements of former students including Quincy Jones and Arif Mardin, Al DiMeola and Joe Zawinul, Donald Fagen and Melissa Etheridge. "I didn't think I was going to go to music school," Estefan said from her studio inside ...

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  13. 5 things Jeff Babko Has Learned About Playing Jazz on the RhodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... the top sourced from a boat, the Rhodes was meant to be used when an acoustic piano was unavailable. Of course, Joe Zawinul, George Duke, Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock pioneered the use of the Fender Rhodes in jazz. And although it fell out of ...

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  14. Artist Profiles: Arto TunçboyaciyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Groong

    ... States to explore new musical directions. Since then he has recorded with Gerardo Núñez, Al DiMeola , Joe Zawinul, Bob Berg, Mike Manieri, Chet Baker, Marc Johnson, Dino Saluzzi, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Eleftheria Arvanitaki and many others. ...

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  15. Adelaide Symphony Orchestra joins Generations in JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Naracoorte Herald

    ... he said. The mega-ensemble will be performing a program called the 'A to Z of Jazz' (Louis Armstrong to Joe Zawinul). "We're taking a journey from the beginnings of jazz through to fusion and funk, and it will not only feature the orchestra, but all ...

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  16. Happy Birthday Jaco Pastorius: Isolated Bass On 'Domingo' In 1981Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | JamBase

    ... for his contributions while a member of the jazz fusion group Weather Report alongside such greats of the genre Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter. His flowing, melodic approach and groundbreaking fretless electric bass performances helped solidify Jaco ...

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  17. Richard Bona Explores Afro-Cuban Music on 'Heritage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Bass Player

    He's been called "the African Sting" and "the African Jaco," but at this point in his career, Richard Bona has long outgrown such comparisons. Ever since he hit New York in the mid 1990s, the Cameroon native's dazzling chops, stylistic versatility, and nimble falsetto have made him a favorite of bass fanatics and bandleaders; his studio and touring resumA stretches from Randy and Michael Brecker, George Benson, and Harry Belafonte to Mike Stern, Stevie Wonder, and Joe Zawinul.

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  18. Grant family comes together to help ailing former Fanshawe prof launch new CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... on the scene after more than a decade away from music. Grant's jazz influences include pianists Oscar Peterson, Joe Zawinul and Joe Sample and trumpet titan Miles Davis. He also loves the way Steely Dan keyboardist Donald Fagen would weave jazz ...

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  19. this story a-oRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | GwdToday.com

    ... bossa nova The Girl from Ipanema by Antonio Carlos Jobim, and the soulful sounds of Mercy, Mercy, Mercy by Joe Zawinul. A senior at the university, Bratton is majoring in music instrumental performance with an emphasis in percussion. Bratton ...

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  20. this story a-oRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | GwdToday.com

    ... bossa nova The Girl from Ipanema by Antonio Carlos Jobim, and the soulful sounds of Mercy, Mercy, Mercy by Joe Zawinul. A senior at the university, Bratton is majoring in music instrumental performance with an emphasis in percussion. Bratton ...

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