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  1. Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped for fair foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    ... too. She aspires to be as good as legendary classical pianist Vladimir Horowitz or jazz greats Art Tatum or Oscar Peterson. Her upcoming recording doesn't have a name yet, but Franklin says she's six tracks and five vocals into it. She expects to ...

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  2. Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped up for fair foodRead the original story

    Yesterday | Crescent-News.com

    ... too. She aspires to be as good as legendary classical pianist Vladimir Horowitz or jazz greats Art Tatum or Oscar Peterson. Her upcoming recording doesn't have a name yet, but Franklin said she's six tracks and five vocals into it. She expects to ...

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  3. Music aside, Aretha Franklin is pumped for fair foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Detroit News

    ... too. She aspires to be as good as legendary classical pianist Vladimir Horowitz or jazz greats Art Tatum or Oscar Peterson. Her upcoming recording doesn't have a name yet, but Franklin says she's six tracks and five vocals into it. She expects to ...

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  4. Gauteng Boardwalk - July 30, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... Ends August 10. R100 to R170 at Computicket. Joe Barber VI - Life. Celebrates 15 years with David Isaacs and Oscar Peterson. Ends August 24. R83 to R160, Tuesday to Saturday 8pm, Sunday 3pm. PG13. The Shadow of the Hummingbird, written, starring and ...

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  5. Music aside, Aretha Franklin excited for fair foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Detroit Free Press

    ... too. She aspires to be as good as legendary classical pianist Vladimir Horowitz or jazz greats Art Tatum or Oscar Peterson. Her upcoming recording doesn't have a name yet, but Franklin says she's six tracks and five vocals into it. She expects to ...

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  6. Stream The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Willamette Week

    ... is most widely known for playing hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz with a ripping technique that recalls Oscar Peterson at his most tasteful. In fact, Alexander has become a de facto successor to Peterson, having worked with former Peterson sidemen ...

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  7. Jazz weekend underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Isle of Wight County Press

    ... Trio, Jim Hart and Mark Nightingale and Tipitina, jazz fans can also look forward to Louis Armstrong and Oscar Peterson tributes, an improvisation workshop, a piano masterclass, casual jam sessions and much more. There is a wide selection of free ...

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  8. Five questions for Steve Boudreau, mostly about his Cannonball Adderley-themed concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Canada.com

    From- Hum- Peter -ott- To- Photo -ott- Subject- ARTS Sent- Wednesday- May 21- 2014 10-40 AM Ottawa pianist Steve Boudreau- photo by J.C. Batista Ottawa Citizen Photo Email A few weeks ago, Ottawa pianist Steve Boudreau dedicated a concert to paying tribute to Oscar Peterson with his trio.

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  9. Birdland to Launch Jane Monheit's Jazz Party This SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... For 60 years it has been home to jazz legends, from Parker, John Coltrane Duke Ellington and Count Basie to Oscar Peterson, Hank Jones , Diana Krall and everyone in between. The original 52nd street location was a cultural barometer and meeting ...

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  10. Interview with pianist Makoto OzoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    ... not part of my life plan at all, until about ten years ago when I stumbled into the field by accident. EH: Oscar Peterson is someone who means a great deal to you. Looking back, I'd love to hear your thoughts on this wonder of the music world and ...

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  11. So What: Local News, Notes & LinksRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Davis . * In a short essay published on Medium.com, pianist Peter Martin asks the musical question, "Did Oscar Peterson swing?" and answers in the affirmative. * Saxquest proprietor Mark Overton was interviewed by KDHX's Kevin Korinek. * Tonight's ...

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  12. McCord Museum puts soundtrack to Quebec historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Telegram

    ... Dion and Ginette Reno in Quebec City as well the 2004 Montreal jazz festival where legends Oliver Jones and Oscar Peterson played together. The circuit ends with an audio area called "Anthems" where people will sit in a comfortable darkened lounge ...

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  13. Journalism to politics, Jack MacAndrew was a man of many hatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    As head of variety programming at CBC, Jack MacAndrew, left, worked with many Canadian entertainers, including musician Oscar Peterson, while producing the broadcaster's 'Superspecials.'

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  14. Ulf Wakenius: Confessions of A VagabondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... and you just carry them with you, like small diamonds in your memory. Like playing duo with or playing with Oscar Peterson at the Hollywood Bowl, or with Youn Sun Nah at JarasumA-they are magic moments." Magic Moment is rare in Wakenius' ...

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  15. Vancouver Jazz Festival: Tuesday highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Pat Metheny, Diana Krall and James Brown. His latest trio loves to swing in a straight ahead way, recalling Oscar Peterson and Duke Ellington. Fool's Gold, the Vancouver-based singer's new album, is sure to get fingers snapping with its Stax rhythms ...

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  16. McCord Museum puts soundtrack to Quebec history with look at musical pastRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Dion and Ginette Reno in Quebec City as well the 2004 Montreal jazz festival where legends Oliver Jones and Oscar Peterson played together. The circuit ends with an audio area called "Anthems" where people will sit in a comfortable darkened lounge ...

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  17. Jeff WinbushRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | All About Jazz

    My first brush with jazz was creeping down the stairs of the basement where my dad would play George Benson, Duke Ellington and Oscar Peterson.

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  18. Ian PattersonRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... of choice and I criss-crossed the dirty ol' town, the country, and continental Europe to see the likes of Oscar Peterson, Stan Getz, Ray Charles, John McLaughlin, Dizzy Gillespie, Art Blakey, Courtney Pine, John Scofield, Sun Ra, Etta James, Andy ...

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  19. XRIJF Day 2: Pianist John Escreet Excavates the Chaos WithaRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... as GyA rgy Ligeti, Karlheinz Stockhausen, and Morton Feldman than with jazz titans like Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson, Thelonious Monk. Indeed, Escreet's abstract approach owes much to the contemporary classical music tradition. The avant-garde ...

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  20. Ode to musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... who would play the piano, got me interested in Jazz music. When I listened to music by the great Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson, it was the moment where I realised that music was my calling, especially Jazz music. If I were to choose one inspiring song ...

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