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  1. A few words on the genius of Larry CoryellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Houston Chronicle

    But scrolling through about a dozen "best jazz guitarist" lists, I found the same legendary names over and over: Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Jim Hall, Pat Metheny, Kenny Burrell, Pat Martino, Charlie Christian, Grant Green, Bill Frisell, John Scofield, John McLaughlin and so on. Perhaps his omission is because he directed his jazz fusion further toward rock 'n' roll than others, or perhaps because his style reflected a broad base of study with detours into blues, country, classical and other forms over a prolific recording career.

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  2. SFJazz sax man Miguel Zenon shifts focus to his own bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Contra Costa Times

    ... City. Cole started subbing in the quartet when the band's original drummer Antonio Sanchez got busy touring with Pat Metheny. He arrived at the first gig with the band's entire book memorized, and made his jazz recording debut on ZenA3n 2008 album ...

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  3. Flying Machines perform debut album at Old Market TavernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Penarth Times

    ... love the melodically driven and through-composed music of Tigran Hamsayan, and the lyricism of players such as Pat Metheny and Mike Walker. "This album draws upon all these varying influences, resulting in plenty of 'fists in the air' moments and ...

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  4. Richard Niles' Bandzilla to Release Two New Videos In Support of Critically Acclaimed New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... out for images of peace and love from Woodstock and from the United Colors of Benetton! Multi-Grammy winner Pat Metheny has called Richard Niles "one of the best composer/arrangers around and a truly exciting musical force." For his jazz work with ...

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  5. Piano a ' Emily Bear, Dan Cray, Lisa Hilton, Emmet Cohen, Julien LabroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | All About Jazz

    ... son Vieaux, whose pointedly precise playing raises the bar of this already high-functioning music. The two cover Pat Metheny's divine "Antonia" imparting a sweet darkness to the piece, giving it an

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  6. Things to do in Birmingham, Jan. 29-Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Your free time is precious, so how to spend it? Here are five ideas for Birmingham this week, Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2017. Revel in the music of Pat Metheny .

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  7. Pat Metheny's band mates rise to the occasion at StrathmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Washington Post

    Guitarist Pat Metheny performs with bassist Linda O and drummer Antonio SA nchez on Jan. 25. at Strathmore Pat Metheny does not easily yield the spotlight. The guitarist works in multiple genres, across multiple guitars, from Gibson "archtop" and nylon-string to guitar synthesizer and the unique 42-string Pikasso.

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  8. Pink Floyd poses challenge for pianistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Peace Arch News

    But the adventurous duo, partners in music and life, have long shown they are more than willing to expand the traditional parameters of concert repertoire, utilizing their dazzling, classically trained technique to re-interpret a wide variety of music for two acoustic pianos. This versatility can be seen in their most recent CD, American Stories, in which they have finally been able to bring together all of Marcel's bravura arrangements of Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story songs, as well as idiomatic salutes to composers as diverse as Chic Corea, Pat Metheny, Astor Piazzola and Egberto Gismonti.

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  9. Steve Lukather's 12-Tone SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Guitar Player

    ... and find additional input from other chromatic-minded players, such as Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Jeff Beck, Pat Metheny, Steve Morse, and John Petrucci. Open your mind and fingers to new sounds, movements, and ideas, and you'll open your playing ...

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  10. Monthly Music Series: The Wire Pilots ft. Dan and Ted Rubright Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | River Front Times

    ... world music influences, especially Latin and Brazilian traditions. The music is at times reminiscent of early Pat Metheny with a dedication to bright, luring melodies, crisp arrangements and ample improvisation. The Rubrights will be joined by Rick ...

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  11. Best Bet: Pat MethenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    Pat Metheny is among the most influential and eclectic of jazz guitarists. He will present an evening of the music from his extensive career with guest artists Antonio Sanchez, Linda Oh and Gwilym Simcock at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., Durham.

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  12. Jazz guitar great Pat Metheny plays MahaffeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Jazz guitar legend Pat Metheny will perform Wednesday, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., at The Mahaffey, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Metheny, winner of 20 Grammy Awards - including seven consecutive Grammys for seven consecutive albums - originally burst onto the international jazz scene in 1974.

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  13. An Evening with Pat Metheny at The Barre Opera HouseRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Size Life (ECM, 1976) and "Phase Dance," the opening track from the eponymous debut of his original quartet Pat Metheny Group (ECM, 1978), The graceful flourishes of that song remained in the duet between the guitarist and pianist, but the carefully ...

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  14. Q&A with Pat Metheny: a Every chance I get to play is a privilegeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    His recent tour, "An Evening with Pat Metheny," will make a stop in Columbus at the RiverCenter for Performing Arts. The concert features some of his favorite music performed with an ensemble of friends. 1 comment

  15. Larry Koonse and Darek Oles will make for inspired jazz duo show FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... his many past musical partners, while Polish-born Oles (short for Oleskiewicz) has teamed with Brad Mehldau, Pat Metheny, former San Diegan Arthur Blythe and dozens more. Together, this skilled duo paints vivid musical portraits with pinpoint ...

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  16. Pat Metheny's Enigmatic Acoustic WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Guitar World

    Pat Metheny mastered jazz at an uncommonly young age, touring with legendary vibraphonist Gary Burton while still in his teens. Time spent as a student at the University of Miami led to many collaborations with bass icon Jaco Pastorius.

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  17. Read "An Evening with Pat Metheny at The Barre Opera House" reviewed byRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Size Life (ECM, 1976) and "Phase Dance," the opening track from the eponymous debut of his original quartet Pat Metheny Group (ECM, 1978), The graceful flourishes of that song remained in the duet between the guitarist and pianist, but the carefully ...

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  18. Passion drives success at Ridgefield PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... "The Wall Live" Extravaganza: A Floydian Spectacle celebrating the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd (Jan. 15); Pat Metheny (Jan. 20); the Bolshoi Ballet (Jan. 22); Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt (Jan. 25); Phil Vassar (Jan. 27): the Cast of Beatlemania ...

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  19. London jazz band Flying Machines, phot by Steve PringleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... o love the melodically driven and through-composed music of Tigran Hamsayan, and the lyricism of players such as Pat Metheny and Mike Walker.

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  20. Renowned jazz guitarist Pat Metheny returns to Portsmouth Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Pat Metheny needs no introduction. The 20-time Grammy Award winning jazz guitarist is often referred to as one of the “big-three” jazz guitar giants .

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