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  1. The Doors' John Densmore announces tentative plan for new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... famous. When he was a teenager hanging out in L.A.'s jazz scene he met Elvin Jones, the legendary drummer for John Coltrane, Densmore says he was 'terrified' to meet Jones but managed to blurt out to Jones "You gave me my hands." Another pre-Doors ...

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  2. Cape Town International Jazz Festival: Groove with Amel LarrieuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    ... jazz scene in the mid-1980s, John Fordham at the time wrote that "Pine is a fine saxophonist in the manner of John Coltrane and Wayne Shorter, but on his own admission he's in the foothills of finding his own voice as yet". And as the years passed, ...

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  3. Baltimorean Gary Thomas is world-class jazz saxophonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Village restaurant on a Friday night, two musicians playing a flute and electric guitar are levitating through John Coltrane's "Giant Steps." The customers at Gertrude's have no idea of the pedigree of the performers providing the background music ...

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  4. Late, Late Night FDL: Soul SacrificeRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    Carlos Santana's just-published memoir The Universal Tone may be subtitled Bringing My Story to Light, but it's hardly light reading. Besides detailed memories of his upbringing and musical achievements, the 544-page book also dives unapologetically deep into the guitar legend's philosophies and spirituality.

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  5. Music Week at Wellesley High: Jazz & orchestra concerts on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Swellesley Report

    ... public. Jazz Band will perform a set that includes "Blues In The Closet" by Oscar Peterson, "Blue Train" by John Coltrane, and "Freddy Freeloader" from the Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue" album. The Jazz Band will perform "Symphony in Riffs" by Benny ...

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  6. New Recording: Hungarian Power Trio Jaoe Joins Norwegian Saxophone...Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... tenor sax-drums breakdown between MA ster and Halmos on "Dear Johann" which takes on the feel of latter day John Coltrane or free jazz icon Albert Ayler jamming with the Allman Brothers Band on "Whipping Post" or vintage King Crimson on "21st ...

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  7. Artist celebrates women through artRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... "Sankofa" is represented in this exhibit by the series' cover art. A 2003 recording of Lizz Wright singing the John Coltrane classic, " Afro Blue ," inspired a painting of the singer in black and blue. And a screening of the 1985 film " The Color ...

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  8. Carlos Santana: 'It's Time to Commit Career...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Billboard

    Carlos Santana 's just-published memoir The Universal Tone may be subtitled Bringing My Story to Light , but it's hardly light reading. Besides detailed memories of his upbringing and musical achievements, the 544-page book also dives unapologetically deep into the guitar legend's philosophies and spirituality.

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  9. Great JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... ragtime to swing, through the beginnings of "cool jazz" and bop to the modal brilliance of Miles Davis and John Coltrane and the more experimental sounds of Ornette Coleman and Sun Ra. I've lately taken to Stan Getz and Paul Desmond, who made the ...

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  10. Jazz picks: Miguel Zenon, Pharoah Sanders and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... nuances here. One of the true giants of saxophone who helped forge the sound of avant-garde in recordings with John Coltrane as well as his own albums, Pharoah Sanders seldom ventures into the same stormy waters with his more recent projects. But ...

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  11. Hungarian Power Trio JU Joins Norwegian Saxophone Icon Kjetil Moster...Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... tenor sax-drums breakdown between Moster and Halmos on 'Dear Johann' which takes on the feel of latter day John Coltrane or free jazz icon Albert Ayler jamming with the Allman Brothers Band on 'Whipping Post' or vintage King Crimson on '21st Century ...

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  12. Cab Calloway's story: J.W. Cherry III keeps the legend aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    When jazz historians speak of the most influential artists, their arguments are usually centered on names like Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane and Duke Ellington. While these premier jazz musicians paved a way for future generations, successful executive producer J.W. Cherry III argues that the legacy of Cab Calloway deserves much more attention that it often yields.

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  13. Playing by heart: Redondo Union High's Carly Stock is taken by the saxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Easy Reader News

    ... what I learned first and what my parents do, but I'm learning that I like jazz a lot, too." Stock identifies John Coltrane, Charlie Parker and Cannonball Adderley as her top three idols. She practices at home on a 1927 Buescher True Tone alto sax. ...

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  14. Phoebe Norville Harman: Philanthropist laid foundation for a better communityRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... foundation helped bring nationally famous artists and their work to Graham. In High Point she helped found the John Coltrane Jazz Festival. But the Hayden-Harman Foundation also found time and resources to help the former Loaves & Fishes Christian ...

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  15. Campbell Brothers find the gospel according to John Coltrane in A Love SupremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Canada.com

    The Campbell Brothers perform John Coltrane's A Love Supreme Friday at Festival Hall. Tickets are available from festivalhallcalgary.com.

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  16. The Campbell Brothers take music on a spiritual odysseyRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... with amplified steel guitar, it's The Campbell Brothers. Legends in their musical genre, they have interpreted John Coltrane's spiritual work A Love Supreme and are touring it across North America with a stop at St. Albert's Arden Theatre on Nov. ...

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  17. Wayne Coyne Recalls Near-Death Experience That Changed His LifeRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... Flaming Lips tracks like "A Spoonful Weighs a Ton" and "She Don't Use Jelly" - and how the music of Bjrk and John Coltrane helped him get through his own father's death. While the video was animated and directed by Patrick Smith, the background ...

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  18. Give and Take: Sax man Joshua Redman, St. Cecilia audience ready for musical allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... works that like jazz's past with its future possibilities. He often sites his musical influences to include John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Cannonball Adderley and his father, Dewey Redman, but also The Beatles, Prince and Led Zeppelin. (I did say ...

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  19. Music Review: Steve Heckman Quintet - 'Search For Peace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    For Search For Peace, saxophonist Steve Heckman 's latest album, he has resurrected the quintet team from his 2013 disc, Born To Be Blue, this time for a compact set filled primarily with compositions by some of the great jazz artists. Guitarist Howard Alden is back joining with Matt Clark on Hammond B-3 organ, Marcus Shelby on bass, and Akira Tana on drums for an energetic exploration of tunes by Thelonious Monk , Grant Green , and John Coltrane among others.

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  20. The Thelonious Monk Intrnational Jazz Trumpet Competition Gala: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... music, Clinton said that as a teen he realized that no matter how hard he worked, he was never going to be John Coltrane, "but sometimes a frustrated jazz musician goes in another direction and for me it worked out pretty well." Following the award ...

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