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  1. SF Jazz Collective & MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... as well as showcase its own commissioned works. The band's show at Rose Hall in March celebrated the works of John Coltrane and its new self-titled CD pays tribute to Ornette Coleman. And although the featured composers and lineups varied from show ...


  2. Jazz musician with Davis ties to be honored at concert tonightRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    ... avant-garde. While in New York, Tchicai recorded on 11 records during his four-year stay. He was recorded on John Coltrane's Ascension LP and Albert Ayler's New York Ear and Eye Control LP. Two groups were co-founded by Tchicai during this period, ...


  3. Bionic arm gives cyborg drummer superhuman skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | New Scientist

    ... then produces a new beat with a complementary rhythm and melody, modelled on the music of jazz greats like John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk. It's a common theme that runs through most of Weinberg's work - the idea that robots can help us make music ...


  4. Labors of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | City Paper

    ... Famous Ballroom's 5 p.m. Sunday shows from 1967 through 1985, had excellent taste, bringing in the likes of John Coltrane, Sun Ra, Charles Mingus, Charles Lloyd, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Max Roach, Dexter Gordon, Sonny Rollins, Bill Evans, Chick Corea, ...


  5. Jay Meehan: Signs of changeRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Park Record

    ... identified by their distinctive song. Mourning doves -- I think I heard only one all last year -- sound like a John Coltrane ballad, where the white-winged variant calls to mind the more-frenetic Ornette Coleman. But, any harbinger in a storm, I ...


  6. Live jazz is free during concerts Tuesday, next week in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... - The jazz will be free and live twice in the coming days. It will run the gamut, too, from Count Basie and John Coltrane to Bob Dorough and Eddie Harris, as the Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble convenes for a lunchtime concert Tuesday. The band, ...


  7. March programs at UCPAC's Hamilton Stage in RahwayRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... $25. Venezuelan piano master Luis Perdomo teams up with Ravi Coltrane, son of legendary jazz innovator John Coltrane to present an evening of virtuoso free jazz. March 15, 8 p.m.: Baillie & The Boys: 25th Anniversary Tour (Alyssa Bonagura opening) ...


  8. Remembering One of World's Greatest Flamenco Guitarist: Paco de LuciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Hispanically Speaking

    ... Corea praised de Lucia, "inspired me in the construction of my own musical world as much as Miles Davis and John Coltrane." Julio Iglesias probably said it best, "One of the greatest emblems of Spanish art has left us." The Spanish legend was ...


  9. Sweet emotionRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... members and onstage. "There were people there from the church, from the school side of things. We played John Coltrane, and we played Kirk Franklin. We had a lot of stuff going on and it was so cool," Leali said. Leali said last year's program was ...


  10. Activist poet-playwright Amiri Baraka dies at 79Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | Charleston Gazette

    ... He was as eclectic as he was prolific: His influences ranged from Ray Bradbury and Mao Zedong to Ginsberg and John Coltrane. Baraka wrote poems, short stories, novels, essays, plays, musical and cultural criticism and jazz operas. His 1963 book ...


  11. Alice Coltrane On Piano JazzRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    On this episode of Piano Jazz, pianist and composer Alice Coltrane shimmers on a set of her original tunes and honors the legacy of her husband, saxophonist John Coltrane .


  12. International Artists Pay Tribute to Paco de LuciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Billboard

    ... tweeting that de Lucia "inspired me in the construction of my own musical world as much as Miles Davis and John Coltrane." "Paco inspired me in the construction of my own musical world as much as Miles Davis and John Coltrane."-Chick ...


  13. Winchester theater trumpets jazz pilot seriesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... May, beginning with Holt, a Shenandoah University graduate, who plans to perform the work of jazz legends like John Coltrane, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Cole Porter and Miles Davis. The next concert will feature Cynda Williams, from the films ...


  14. Wynton Marsalis presents John Coltrane & Duke Ellington | Concert previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... symphony orchestras approach classical music. In Seattle, the band will draw on the playbooks of Ellington, John Coltrane and New Orleans. Marsalis chooses the program as he goes, but expect early Ellington gems such as "Black and Tan Fantasy," ...


  15. Wynton Marsalis with JLCO in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... music of the Americas through the lens of four pioneering giants of jazz. Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane, and Charles Mingus singularly pursued ancestral music, particularly from Africa and Latin America, and used their discoveries ...


  16. Jazz with a Touch of PilafRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Transitions Online

    ... imagined world of jazz, which opens for them only through recordings of great musicians such as Miles Davis, John Coltrane, and Charlie Parker. What sets the group apart, according to Gagern, is the way its melodies develop through "the special ...


  17. Lenora Zenzalai Helm to Perform with Durham Symphony Orchestra, 3/2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 |

    ... singing the Benny Golson jazz standard "I Remember Clifford" (with strings) and a salute to Hamlet, N.C.-born John Coltrane via Rodgers & Hammerstein's "My Favorite Things" joined by Brian Horton (also a native of North Carolina) who wrote the ...


  18. The signifying single noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 |

    ... of time-consciousness. (That article on my national site covers composers from Johann Sebastian Bach to John Coltrane.) However, his capacity to distill that exploitation down to a single note makes for one of this concerto's greatest virtues. ...


  19. HSNWS 2-28 durham symphony orchestra 1.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 |

    ... a look at the music of North Carolina musicians. He gave them a list of 12 compositions or arrangements by John Coltrane, Nina Simone, Billy Strayhorn and other musicians and asked them to pick something to perform. "I've learned enough working with ...


  20. Read "The Necks: Open"Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... ambient electronic music of people like Biosphere, or the filmic soundscapes of say Trentemoller, than maybe John Coltrane yet it is played on predominantly acoustic instruments. In any event the love of a broad range of music and sounds shown by ...