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  1. Mike Allen Trio makes P.E.I. stop for concert July 23Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Guardian

    ... jazz festival appearance in 1988, the Mike Allen Quartet was joined on stage by members of Miles Davis' band - Kenny Garrett and Eliane Elias - at Club Akwarium in Poland. Now after hundreds of performances, 13 full-length albums and 15 years of ...


  2. Cory Henry Funk N Waffles DowntownRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Syracuse New Times

    Music @ 7:00 PM Cory Henry : Bio: a 2016 Grammy win for Best Contemporary Instrumental Albumfor the album Sylva, as a member of Snarky Puppy a #1 on iTunes Jazz Chart with "Revival " a 2014 Grammy Award Winner for Best R&B Performance a #1 on iTunes Jazz Chart with "First Steps" a Over 41,800 Likes on Facebook a Over 75,200 Followers on Instagram a Over 8 million combined YouTube views You might know Cory Henry as an in-demand, multi-instrumentalist and producer who's worked with an array of musical legends across genres, including Yolanda Adams, Sara Bareilles, P. Diddy, Kirk Franklin, Kenny Garrett, Robert Glasper, Derrick Hodge, Shaun Kingston, Donald Lawrence, Michael McDonald, Boyz II Men, NAS, Bruce Springsteen, The Roots and as a member of the Grammy Award-winning collective Snarky Puppy.


  3. Justin Bieber, Kim Richey, Javon Jackson: Also PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 |

    ... drummer's death, and has since recorded with everyone from bassist Christian McBride to fellow sax man Kenny Garrett. His current band features drummer Willie Jones III, pianist Jeremy Manasia and bassist David Williams. Tickets to the show, ...


  4. LIVE: Antoine Roney Quartet @ the Madison Theater, 3/12/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Nippertown!

    My first exposure to reed wizard Antoine Roney was on drummer Cody Moffett's 1993 TelArc release Evidence . What stays with me more than the music on that disc was the line-up backing Moffett on his debut as a leader: Along with brother/bassist Charnett Moffett, sax fiend Kenny Garrett and pianist Kenny Drew Jr., Antoine was joined on the disc's front line by his brother Wallace Roney - who was saddled even then with the title "the next Miles Davis" - and second-generation monster Ravi Coltrane.


  5. Lakeland Jazz Festival, HoneyHoney, Fetty Wap: Also PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    ... on drums). Tickets for that are $7 for students, $15 for the public. Headlining at 8 p.m. Saturday is the Kenny Garrett Quintet , with Garrett on sax and Vernell Brown on piano, Corcoran Holt on bass, Marcus Baylor on drums and Rudy Bird on ...


  6. Saturday Nite Live!! Peter MontgomeryRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    New York City-born, Tokyo-based jazz guitarist Peter Montgomery has jammed and performed with some of the biggest names in jazz, R&B and hip-hop: Bobby Brown, Rick James, Keith Sweat, Angie Jones, Stanley Brown, Sam & Dave, Javon Jackson and Kenny Garrett to name a few. Kenny Garrett described Peter as a "world-class guitarist."


  7. All that jazz at the Western CT State University Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 |

    Western Connecticut State University located in the heart of "the hat city", Danbury Connecticut has announced that it is holding it's twenty-first annual Jazz Fest that will take place from March 31 through April 2. This years extravaganza, whose mission is to bring the world's leading jazz artists to perform in Danbury will feature the legendary saxophonists and composers Joe Lovano and Kenny Garrett . Once again, this year's Jazz Fest has been put together by Western CT State University's Music Department with the help and support of the Student Government Association.


  8. The Devil Inside and Toronto the Just: What to do in T.O. this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... if he did his rA sumA would likely include the positive referrals of Joshua Redman, Joni Mitchell, Kenny Garrett, Daniel Lanois and just about anyone with a lick of taste when it comes to post-bop things. The time-keeping Louisianan leads ...


  9. Jazz Setlist, Feb. 26-March 2: A Truncated SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | City Paper

    The great pianist Mulgrew Miller used to refer to the playing style of his friend, the alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett , as "hijiki." It's actually a pretty good phonetic word for Garrett's snaky, rhythmically short and staccato, harmonically daring sax lines.


  10. Jeff a oeTaina Watts to perform at Kelly-Strayhorn TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Almanac

    ... Elvin Jones. He was an integral part of both Wynton and Branford Marsalis early bands and has also worked with Kenny Garrett, McCoy Tyner and Michael Brecker in addition to leading his own groups, which have explored hip-hop, funk and reggae. This ...


  11. Carnegie Hall to Welcome Robert Glasper Trio to Zankel Hall, 12/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 |

    ... in Manhattan, where he found performance work with such luminaries as bassist Christian McBride, saxophonist Kenny Garrett, and others. After graduating college, Glasper worked with a variety of artists, including trumpeter Roy Hargrove, vocalist ...


  12. World-Renowned Drummer to be featured in Jazz ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... This event is free and open to the public. Throughout Allen's esteemed career he has worked with the likes of Kenny Garrett, Kirk Whalum, Freddie Hubbard, and Michael Brecker. Along with Jazz Lab 1, he will be playing works by Bob Mintzer, Thad ...


  13. RECORDING: Saxophonist Mark Hauser Releases a Oeita (TM)S...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... at the age of 15. He studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and spent further years studying under Kenny Garrett, Joe Viola, Hal Crook, George Garzone and Jerry Bergonzi. After that, he studied at the Manhattan School of Music in New ...


  14. Emmanuel Baptist Church Jazz Vespers Series Presents the New Century Jazz QuintetRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | PR Log

    ... the bow to evoke an intimate mood. Alto player Tim Green brings supple warmth that conjures up the sounds of Kenny Garrett, Charlie Parker, and Wayne Shorter. Trumpeter Benny Benack III (who, alongside Owens, Wynton Marsalis has named on his list of ...