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  1. Read "Autumn 2017" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... You." It's no criticism, but rather high compliment, to say this record will send musiclovers of jazz and Joey DeFrancesco + The People Project Freedom Mack Avenue 2017 Book-ended with two seemingly very different kinds of prayers for a better ...

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  2. Pat's House of Jazz welcomes Hand Verhoeven quartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... many of the early B3 artists - including Jimmy Smith, Richard "Groove" Holmes, "Brother" Jack McDuff and Joey DeFrancesco. Verhoeven, an instructor in the jazz program at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, has worked with such jazz stars as ...

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  3. Steamy Saturday jazz takes over Maymont during Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... grapes, potato chips. And when we're feeling fancy, we bring out some crab legs sometimes!" On Stage 3, Joey DeFrancesco and the People provide grooving keyboard-centered instrumentals. DeFrancesco throws himself into it, peeling off crescendo after ...

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  4. First Jazz Festival At Mercer County ParkRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Town Topics

    ... that draws its unique sound from Afro-Caribbean influences; and the event's headliner, Philadelphia-raised Joey DeFrancesco and the People. Merging drums, trumpet, guitar, saxophone, vocals and DeFrancesco's signature Hammond B3 organ, Joey D & the ...

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  5. Get grooving at New England's coolest music festsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... and Snarky Puppy. It gets diverse with Maceo Parker, Bela Fleck and John Medeski. It stays traditional with Joey DeFrancesco, Christian McBride and Branford Marsalis. (n ewport jazz.org) Jazz, beach and Molly Ringwald: What's not to love? No, that ...

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  6. Troy Roberts, Amanda McBroom and More Coming Up This June at BirdlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... member of The Jeff 'Tain' Watts Quartet, The Jeff 'Tain' Watts 'Blue 5', and is also the newest member of Joey DeFrancesco's new quartet, 'The People'. Roberts' 7th release, Tales & Tones is an acoustic quartet adventure, featuring a powerhouse ...

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  7. Ravi Coltrane, Troy Roberts, and More Coming to Birdland Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... member of The Jeff 'Tain' Watts Quartet, The Jeff 'Tain' Watts 'Blue 5', and is also the newest member of Joey DeFrancesco's new quartet, 'The People'. Roberts' 7th release, Tales & Tones is an acoustic quartet adventure, featuring a powerhouse ...

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  8. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Jazz This Week: Joey Defrancesco, George Benson, Denise Thimes, and MoreRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | All About Jazz

    As the not-for-profit presenting season and the spring academic semester both approach their ends, this week's calendar of live jazz and creative music in St. Louis nevertheless features performances from two major touring headliners, plus a number of other noteworthy shows. Let's go to the highlights... Wednesday, May 10 Organist Joey DeFrancesco returns to Jazz at the Bistro for the first of four nights, continuing through Saturday.

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  9. Jazz this week: Joey DeFrancesco, George Benson, Denise Thimes, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    As the not-for-profit presenting season and the spring academic semester both approach their ends, this week's calendar of live jazz and creative music in St. Louis nevertheless features performances from two major touring headliners, plus a number of other noteworthy shows. Let's go to the highlights... Wednesday, May 10 Organist Joey DeFrancesco returns to Jazz at the Bistro for the first of four nights, continuing through Saturday.

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  10. VIDEO / DVD: STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Spotlight on Joey DefrancescoRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2017 | All About Jazz

    This week, StLJN's video spotlight shines on organist Joey DeFrancesco , who's returning to St. Louis to perform Wednesday, May 10 through Saturday, May 13 at Jazz at the Bistro . Back here for the first time since playing in December 2014 at the Bistro, DeFrancesco on this visit is supporting a new recording, Project Freedom , released in March by Mack Avenue Records.

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  11. Philly Jazz Guide: Top picks for live jazz around town in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... others. The fest will bring home several favorite sons, including trumpeter Randy Brecker , organ great Joey DeFrancesco , and longtime South regulars Gerald Veasley and Orrin Evans . Other headliners include pianist ELEW , 93-year-old ...

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  12. Savannah Music Festival Review: Jazz Organ SummitRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | Connect Savannah

    ... top jazz talents, both young and old, to the stage at the Morris Center. Last night's double bill with Joey DeFrancesco & The People and the Ike Stubblefield Trio was deemed the "Jazz Organ Summit," and it was truth in advertising, as it featured ...

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  13. Jazz-rock fusion pioneer Larry Coryell dead at 73Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | Art Daily

    This file photo taken on July 20, 2012 shows US drummer Jimmy Cobb performing with Joey DeFrancesco and Larry Coryell during the 47th Heineken Jazzaldia, in the northern Spanish city of San Sebastian. Fusion pioneer Larry Coryell, one of the first guitarists to win an audience bringing a rock edge to the jazz guitar, has died.

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  14. Photo Coverage: Clint Holmes Concludes Run at The Colony HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... pairing with The Count Basie Orchestra and other jazz notables Dee Dee Bridgewater , Jane Monheit , Ledisi, Joey DeFrancesco, Dave Koz , and Patti Austin musically tells the story of the legendary performer's life and it will be officially released ...

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  15. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Jaleel ShawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | All About Jazz

    Jaleel Shaw, alto saxophonist, is currently a member of the Roy Haynes Quartet, Charles Mingus Big Band, and performs in various clubs in New York City and abroad with various groups, including the Jaleel Shaw Quintet. Jaleel grew up in Philadelphia, PA, where he studied with saxophonist Rayburn Wright, Robert Landham, and jazz instructor Lovette Hines, whose students have included Christian McBride and Joey Defrancesco... Read more.

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