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  1. Young teachers learn to reach youth through artRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | McGill University

    ... at the Tyndale St-Georges Community Centre. The collage in question depicts legendary jazz pianist and composer Oliver Jones, a native of the Centre's Little Burgundy neighbourhood. During the Pop-Up YouthART Event student teacher and workshop ...

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  2. Young teachers learn to reach youth through artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | McGill Reporter

    ... at the Tyndale St-Georges Community Centre. The collage in question depicts legendary jazz pianist and composer Oliver Jones, a native of the Centre's Little Burgundy neighbourhood. During the Pop-Up YouthART Event student teacher and workshop ...

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  3. Jazz fest: Brian Wilson, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Oliver Jones on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Canada.com

    MONTREAL, QUE.: FEBRUARY 19, 2016-- The Preservation Hall Jazz Band marches in to the La Fondation KANPE cocktail in Montreal on Friday February 19, 2016. Let's get the irresponsible speculation out of the way: Will members of Arcade Fire help close out the Montreal International Jazz Festival's 37th edition? The stage seems set for that to happen, but even if it doesn't come to pass, the festival has a corker of a finale lined up on July 9, when the Preservation Hall Jazz Band headlines ThA A tre Maisonneuve of Place des Arts.

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  4. International Women's Day: Four women who helped shape MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | CBC News

    ... her famous younger brother Oscar Peterson on his path to jazz greatness and teaching Montreal jazz legend Oliver Jones, among others. In 1974 she and Trevor Payne founded the Montreal Black Community Youth Choir, which became the internationally ...

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  5. 15-year-old pianist Daniel Clarke BouchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | CBC News

    Daybreak speaks with 15-year--old pianist Daniel Clarke Bouchard. Clarke Bouchard started playing the piano at the age of five. Since then, he's played with renowned Canadian jazz pianist Oliver Jones and performed at the prestigious Carnegie Hall concert venue in New York City.

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  6. World's top jazz pianists pay tribute to Oscar Peterson in adoring concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... year. On Friday, six of those pianists - Kenny Barron, Robi Botos, Bill Charlap, Gerald Clayton, Benny Green, Oliver Jones, Renee Rosnes - along with bassist Dave Young gave an adoring, emotional audience a taste of that CD set. Oscar, with love, ...

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  7. Leading jazz pianists pay unique tribute to Oscar PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Peterson compositions. Among the pianists who perform their own tunes dedicated to Peterson: Chick Corea, Oliver Jones, and Japan's Makoto Ozone and Hiromi. Bill Charlap, one of the pianists who will perform at the concert, called Peterson a piano ...

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  8. Leading jazz pianists pay unique tribute to Oscar PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Peterson compositions. Among the pianists who perform their own tunes dedicated to Peterson: Chick Corea, Oliver Jones, and Japan's Makoto Ozone and Hiromi. Bill Charlap, one of the pianists who will perform at the concert, called Peterson a piano ...

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  9. Top pianists play Oscar Peterson's own piano in one-of-a-kind tribute to jazz legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | 680News

    ... Peterson compositions. Among the pianists who perform their own tunes dedicated to Peterson: Chick Corea, Oliver Jones, and Japan's Makoto Ozone and Hiromi. Bill Charlap, one of the pianists who will perform at the concert, called Peterson a piano ...

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  10. Tribute is first public performance for Oscar Peterson's own pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | CTV

    ... Peterson compositions. Among the pianists who perform their own tunes dedicated to Peterson: Chick Corea, Oliver Jones, and Japan's Makoto Ozone and Hiromi. Bill Charlap, one of the pianists who will perform at the concert, called Peterson a piano ...

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  11. Oliver Jones and Daniel Clarke Bouchard to perform at Oscar Peterson tribute concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | CBC News

    Oliver Jones is eager to have 15-year-old pianist Daniel Clarke Bouchard at his side Thursday night, performing a concert to honour what would have been jazz legend Oscar Peterson's 90th year. They'll play a duet at the "Call Me Ollie" concert Jones is holding at Concordia University's Oscar Peterson Concert Hall to help raise funds for repairs at Union United Church's manse, where Peterson was born.

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  12. Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill celebrates 20 years of being at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... of the most creative percussionists around. The following night will be a special one, as Montreal piano legend Oliver Jones performs at Upstairs for the very first time. It's hard to believe that after all these years the 81-year-old is making his ...

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  13. The man Upstairs (Joel Giberovitch interviewed, on the eve of his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Canada.com

    Beginning this Thursday, Montreal's Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill marks its 20th anniversary with 11 nights of high-level gigs that will showcase visiting American greats such as John Abercrombie, Jim Black, Houston Person and Edmar Casteneda as well as Montrealers Oliver Jones, Ranee Lee and Jean-Michel Pilc. It's a credit to the savvy and tenacity of Upstairs owner and music director Joel Giberovitch, who jumped into his business in 1995 when he was just 23 and fresh out of university, at the suggestion of his restaurateur father.

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  14. Tremblant's Top 10 Fall MustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... cover a medley of genres, from jazz and classical to world music. Headliners include Michel Rivard, Jorane, Oliver Jones and Les Violons du Roy. 8- Join a Foodie Get-Together Hosted by Top Chefs . Along with stepping out to one of the village's 30 ...

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  15. Solotech And Yamaha Support Montreal Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | ProSoundWeb

    ... in this venue during the jazz festival such acts as Esperanza Spalding, the late Dave Brubeck, Montreal's great Oliver Jones and many more. Yamaha Professional Audio's remote training vehicle was also on the Festival grounds where demonstrations ...

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  16. Engineer Steps Into Action On Yamaha CL5 At Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Live Design Online

    ... in this venue during the jazz festival such acts as Esperanza Spalding, the late Dave Brubeck, Montreal's great Oliver Jones and many more. Yamaha Professional Audio's remote training vehicle was also on the Festival grounds where demonstrations ...

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  17. Jazz fest: Illness forces Vic Vogel to miss his farewell concert Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... the festival will honour him Tuesday night at ThA A tre Maisonneuve of Place des Arts with performances by Oliver Jones, Lorraine Desmarais, Rafael Zaldivar, Geoff Lapp and the Jazz Big Band, which Vogel founded. Ticketholders who still want a ...

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  18. Quebec piano legend Vic Vogel too sick for Jazz Fest farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | CBC News

    ... Jazz Big Band, which he founded in 1967, will play in his honour with a host of special guests including Oliver Jones, Lorraine Desmarais, Rafael Zaldivar and Geoff Lapp on Tuesday at Theatre Maisonneuve, at the same time and place as the original ...

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  19. Five Canadian Artists Playing The Montreal Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... 80 in August, swears that this year's fest will be his last - although others, like fellow Montreal pianist Oliver Jones, find FIJM irresistible even after retirement. Vogel hosts a "farewell" birthday party with special guests on June 30. Toronto ...

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