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  1. The Claudia Quintet: Super PetiteRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | All About Jazz

    For this widely acclaimed band's 8th album, drummer John Hollenbeck decided to compose concise pieces that get the job done in less time stating: "When the tunes are longer, there tend to be moments when not a whole lot is happening. If you have a really short tune, the whole thing has to be compelling."

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  2. The Claudia Quintet: Super PetiteRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | All About Jazz

    ... for the mind more than the feet, a pleasant listen for a cocktail party of the quirkiest kind. Personnel: John Hollenbeck: drums and percussion; Red Wierenga: accordion; Matt Moran: vibraphone; Drew Gress: acoustic bass; Chris Speed: clarinet and ...

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  3. John Hollenbeck drums up the Claudia QuintetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The gifted drummer, percussionist and composer made his debut as a band leader in 2001, when he released four albums in barely three months late 2001 and early 2002 - two of them on the same day. Each featured him leading a different ensemble with a distinctly different sound and style.

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  4. Claudia Quintet plays Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | San Diego Reader

    ... plays the La Valencia Hotel (1132 Prospect Street) from 6 to 10 p.m. No covera NYC improvising unit the John Hollenbeck Claudia Quintet, with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Red Wierenga, and Drew Gress, plays the acoustically intimate Athenaeum Music & ...

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  5. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: John HollenbeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | All About Jazz

    John Hollenbeck\'s versatility as a percussionist and composer is revealed in a body of work that challenges countless boundaries. Performances with Fred Hersh, Kenny Wheeler and Bob Brookmeyer have showcased Hollenbeck\'s melodic and sensitive small-group jazz drumming.

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  6. The bleeding edge: much more than Switchboard will take place this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Lab (where the action really is) at the SFJAZZ Center. This group was formed in 1997 by percussionist John Hollenbeck. The other four members are Chris Speed, playing both clarinet and alto saxophone, Red Wierenga on accordion, Matt Moran on ...

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  7. The Claudia Quintet: Super PetiteRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... 7th on Cuneiform Records. Actually, the band leader has had others. Besides his Lucy Quartet, there is his John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble, Refuge Trio, duos with Jorrit Dijkstra and , and the apropos (is there a pattern developing here?) Blind Date ...

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  8. Henning Sieverts: Double QuartetRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Loren Stillman: alto Saxophone, soprano Saxophone; Henning Sieverts: bass, cello; Jochen RA1 4ckert: drums; John Hollenbeck: drums; Silvain Rifflet: tenor saxophone, clarinet; FranA oise Thuillier: tuba; Pascal Schumacher: vibraphone; Florian Weber: ...

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  9. Up and coming young jazz duo make a break from city gigsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2015 | Bedford Today

    ... regularly has the opportunity to work with outstanding musicians such as Jim Hart, Joe Locke, Stan Sulzmann, John Hollenbeck, Django Bates and Dave Holland. Completing the line up will be Tom Moore on Bass and Mark Hale on drums and hosting the ...

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  10. Reedist Anna Webber's new trio Hero of Warchester confounds expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    During the last couple of years I've been increasingly impressed by the playing and writing of reedist Anna Webber, a British Columbia native based in Brooklyn. She has a knack for idea-rich, multipartite compositions that sound great in multiple contexts, whether in her nimble trio with pianist Matt Mitchell and drummer John Hollenbeck or a larger European group where her gift for contrapuntal arrangements shines; she's also an impressive soloist.

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  11. 'I'M Hoping to Be a Bridge' - John Hollenbeck, on his Move to McGill University and MontrealRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | McGill University

    As if Montreal were not already punching above its weight when it comes to large-ensemble jazz, John Hollenbeck has moved to town. The renowned U.S. composer, bandleader and drummer/percussionist began teaching at McGill University's Schulich School of Music last month, although he splits his time between New York, Berlin, where he also teaches, and Montreal.

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  12. "I'm hoping to be a bridge" - John Hollenbeck, on his move to McGill University and MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Canada.com

    As if Montreal were not already punching above its weight when it comes to large-ensemble jazz, John Hollenbeck has moved to town. The renowned U.S. composer, bandleader and drummer/percussionist began teaching at McGill University's Schulich School of Music last month, although he splits his time between New York, Berlin, where he also teaches, and Montreal.

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  13. Quite the catch for McGill's Schulich School of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Canada.com

    John Hollenbeck in performance. The renowned U.S. composer, bandleader and drummer/percussionist began teaching at McGill University's Schulich School of Music in September 2015.

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  14. Human/Avian CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    Listen to a program full of music that actually employs birdsongs, in all sorts of human-avian collaborations. Hear a big band post-jazz, post-minimalist work by John Hollenbeck, featuring the voice of Theo Bleckmann, and birds.

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