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  1. Why the Detroit Jazz Festival pushes its boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Metro Times

    ... combinations you can possibly think of all the above. Not only are there classy crowd-pleasers like the various Pat Metheny events and the Benny Goodman tribute "Benny's Threads" event, which will only take place once and will feature new ...

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  2. Star jazz musicians head to Daegu International Jazz FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | English Dong-A

    ... festival has increased the scale and opened its door to world's top jazz musicians. Chris Potter, the member of Pat Metheny Band and one of the top-class saxophone players, and Jason Lindner (keyboardist) who performed together with Avishai Cohen ...

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  3. Artist-in-residence Pat Metheny set for busy JazzfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Detroit News

    Artist-in-residence Pat Metheny set for busy Jazzfest Jazz guitarist has four appearances scheduled over the four-day Labor Day jazz festival in downtown Detroit Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1EwTNDe Jazz guitarist Pat Metheny says cell phones have changed jam sessions. "You're not playing for those 26 people anymore, you're playing for the universe, forever."

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  4. New Artist Reviews: Gideon King and City BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Huffington Post

    ... inspiration from Steely Dan, John Coltrane, Neil Young, Earth, Wind & Fire, Wayne Shorter, John Scofield, Seal, Pat Metheny and many more in the worlds of classical, jazz and pop. James Genus, who is one of the group's two bass players, performed on ...

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  5. The week's best concerts: Aug. 26-Sept. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | City Pages

    Mekaal Hasan Band CEDAR CULTURAL CENTER, WEDNESDAY 8.26 Pakistani guitarist Mekaal Hasan came to the U.S. to study at Berklee and returned to Lahore to found a band that, 15 years later, plays a remarkably potent and subtle musical hybrid that spans genres, cultures, expectations, and even centuries. On electric guitar, Hasan's sizzling leads and complex chords put him somewhere between Pat Metheny and Jimmy Page.

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  6. Mekaal Hasan BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | City Pages

    Pakistani guitarist Mekaal Hasan came to the U.S. to study at Berklee and returned to Lahore to found a band that, 15 years later, plays a remarkably potent and subtle musical hybrid that spans genres, cultures, expectations, and even centuries. On electric guitar, Hasan's sizzling leads and complex chords put him somewhere between Pat Metheny and Jimmy Page.

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  7. Solo guitar artist Martin Taylor brings jazz to Friday HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Journal of the San Juans

    Widely considered to be the world's foremost exponent of solo jazz and fingerstyle guitar playing, Martin Taylor presents a concert at San Juan Community Theatre on Friday, Aug. 28 at 7:30 p.m. Earning global acclaim from fellow musicians, fans and critics alike, Martin's signature style combines his virtuosity, emotion and humor with a strong, engaging stage presence. Guitarist Pat Metheny calls Taylor "one of the most awesome solo guitar players in the history of the instrument."

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  8. Pat Metheny and All-Star Cast Honor the Legendary Eberhard WeberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bass Player

    Pat Metheny guitar; Jan Garbarek saxophones; Paul McCandless oboe; Manfred Schoof trumpet; Gary Burton vibraphone, Scott Colley double bass, Danny Gottlieb drums; SWR Big Band; Helge Sunde conductor Michael Gibbs conductor, arranger In January 2015 musicians and listeners converged upon Stuttgart's Theaterhaus for two consecutive nights to celebrate the 75th birthday of Eberhard Weber. The concerts centered around a specially commissioned 35-minute suite by Pat Metheny, with whom Weber had played and recorded back in the 1970s.

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  9. Acoustic Nation with Dale Turner: Pat Metheny's Enigmatic Acoustic WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | 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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  10. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Pat MethenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Pat Metheny's birthday today! Pat Metheny was born in Kansas City on August 12, 1954 into a musical family. Starting on trumpet at the age of 8, Metheny switched to guitar at age 12. By the age of 15, he was working regularly with the best jazz musicians in Kansas City, receiving valuable on-the-bandstand experience at an unusually young age.

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  11. Catch horn players, Dmitri Matheny Group, at the ThumbRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | HeraldNet

    ... at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St. in Snohomish. Matheny (no relation to Pat Metheny) attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and then graduated magna cum laude in 1989 from the Berklee ...

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  12. Christian McBride Prepares to Release His Trio Album, Live at the Village VanguardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Bass Player

    ... evidenced by his quintet Inside Straight, his big band, his trio and his work with everybody from James Brown, Pat Metheny, Chick Corea and Wynton Marsalis to Sting, The Roots, Bruce Hornsby and Paul McCartney. It is fitting that the four-time ...

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  13. Music Review Newport Jazz lineup left no gaps unbridgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Boston.com

    The Newport Jazz Festival, now 61 years old, opened on Friday at Fort Adams State Park with an imperative to broaden its reach, musically and demographically. One woman showed up in a Pat Metheny Unity Band T-shirt; another woman, several decades her junior, was wearing "Thug Life."

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  14. Dream team takes the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... four and is a graduate of Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music, studying under Chuck Mangione, Mike and Pat Metheny, Gary Burton and Quincy Jones. He has played and toured with his own bands, Formation and Whitewater, across the United ...

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  15. Lake Air: Lake Air 1523, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Segment One Night Walk by Rick Braun CD: Night Walk Hexagram of the Heavens by Martin Kolbe CD: Guitar Works What Am I Gonna Do With You? by Kenny Rankin CD: Because of You The Longest Summer by Pat Metheny CD: Secret Story Segment Two Mango Tango by Richard Elliot CD: Metro Blue Louise by Michael Lucker CD: The World of Acoustic Guitar Circumstance by Wayman Tisdale CD: Power Forward Oceanside by Andrea Brachfeld and Phoenix Rising CD: Remembered Dreams Segment Three Yesterday by Jim Horn CD: A Beatles Tribute Rameau's Nephew by Philippe Saisse CD: Sampler '89 The Girl From Ipanema by Al Jarreau and Oleta Adams CD: A Twist of Jobim The Only One by Checkfield CD: A View From the Edge

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  16. CD reviews: Assembly Generals, David Foster, Pat Metheny GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... right and Assembly Generals are simply arrogating their right to say so. A spectacle in modern jazz, guitarist Pat Metheny and his combo resolve the rift between mainstream jazz and fusion with sprightly grooves and vibrant melodies that proudly ...

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  17. Notable CDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... place: his Christian faith. That-not Greene's eloquent playing or the high-profile, show-of-support cameos (Pat Metheny, Christian McBride, Kurt Elling)-is the real source of this music's luminosity. Recorded in 2012 but unreleased until 2014, this ...

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  18. Jazz pianist Mitchel Forman releases 'Puzzle' on BFM JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... rewarding discs. Even though he has performed with such jazz giants as Stan Getz, Bill Evans, John McLaughlin, Pat Metheny and Wayne Shorter over the course of his career, Puzzle is on his leader board and it swings, grooves, and tells great stories ...

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  19. Star drummer's Migration for EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... Gonzlez Irritu and the track he was playing was from the latest album by one of his favourite bands, the Pat Metheny Group, one of the jazz world's most successful outfits over the past thirty-five years. Sanchez is just about to celebrate his ...

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  20. Star drummer's Migration for EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... Gonzlez Irritu and the track he was playing was from the latest album by one of his favourite bands, the Pat Metheny Group, one of the jazz world's most successful outfits over the past thirty-five years. Sanchez is just about to celebrate his ...

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