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  1. Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Announces its 2016-17 Jazz SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College is pleased to announce its 2016-17 jazz series, celebrating a truly American musical genre with an array of world-class artists that represent both classics from the past and today's more innovative and ever-changing sounds. This year's lineup includes Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Patti Austin , who will perform an Ella Fitzgerald centennial celebration; 2017 NEA Jazz Master Dr. Lonnie Smith and his trio; and an evening of Afro-Cuban music with saxophonist/percussionist/composer Yosvany Terry with his sextet.

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  2. SonicFest to Kick Off This Week at Cornelia Street CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... mix of jazz, blues, soul, rock and funk in their repertoire. The group has performed on the same bill with Patti Austin , Kurt Elling , Monty Alexander , The Yellowjackets, Chris Botti , Sting and many,many more. For reservations, call The Cornelia ...

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  3. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Boston.com

    Today's birthdays: Actress Rhonda Fleming is 93. Singer Ronnie Spector is 73. Rock singer-flutist Ian Anderson is 69. Singer Patti Austin is 66. Singer-songwriter Sam Baker is 62. Actress Rosanna Arquette is 57. Actor Antonio Banderas is 56. Blogger Andrew Sullivan is 53. Boxer Riddick Bowe is 49. Singer-producer Michael Bivins is 48. In 1969, Leno and Rosemary LaBianca were murdered in their Los Angeles home by members of Charles Manson's cult, a day after five people including actress Sharon Tate had been slain. In 1995, Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were charged with 11 counts in the Oklahoma City bombing .

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  4. Jazz on the River Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Metro Times

    ... Park, Trenton Two days of incredible music in this beautiful setting by the water. Legendary jazz singer Patti Austin will headline the exciting all-star line-up of nationally known jazz greats including Joanthan Butler from S. Africa, Alexander ...

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  5. Arizona Musicfest Launches Inaugural Fall Fest to Kicks Off 26th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Cantus, world renowned classical violinist Midori, Kennedy Center Honoree Mavis Staples and Grammy winner Patti Austin with The Festival Orchestra celebrating Ella Fitzgerald 's 100th birthday. The Festival Orchestra is under the direction of ...

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  6. Photos: Tim McGraw and fireworks make for one big patriotic party in ProvoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... fireworks show in the nation" - was hosted by Grammy Award winner and best-selling recording and concert artist Patti Austin, and included performances by the Rockwell Airtime Skydive Team, Unity Gospel Choir, David Osmond and the Stadium of Fire ...

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  7. From Tim McGraw in concert to small-town parades, many ways to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... is set to perform at a festival in Milwaukee on Sunday and in Wildwood, N.J., on the Fourth. a R&B/jazz singer Patti Austin, who will be the show's host and will perform her new patriotic single, "We the People." Here's a look at many other events ...

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  8. PERFORMANCE: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, June 24-30Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Bailey and Kevin Washington. Away from the buzz of the festival, the Duke Ellington Orchestra with vocalist Patti Austin brings Ellington and Ella to the stage at Orchestra Hall. The first half of the program is all instrumental, a salute to Duke ...

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  9. Hear some cool jazz at Elmhurst College concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Grammy Award-winning singer Patti Austin and the Elmhurst College Jazz Band will perform the music of Ella Fitzgerald during the annual June Jazz concert at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18, on the Elmhurst College mall, 190 Prospect Ave. Guests to this free outdoor concert are encouraged to arrive early, bring their lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets, and enjoy the celebration of summer. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

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  10. Grammy Nominee Sacha Boutros Returning to Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage, 5/19Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... up of Herb Jeffries and Mundell Lowe, and called her his "ingnue." She's also opened for and performed with Patti Austin , James Moody , Red Holloway, Karrin Allyson, Julio Iglesias , Marvin Hamlisch , Chubby Checker , Ann Hampton Callaway , Patti ...

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  11. Photos: Prince Rogers Nelson's concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... for the cheering crows, was one of many celebrities on hand last night for the ceremony. Others included Patti Austin and Warren Beatty. The opening night event also included a parade of the delegations of athletes. There were about 6,000 athletes ...

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  12. Patti Austin to perform at Jazz Festival Oct. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Austin will receive her award and be performing at the Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival Thursday, Oct. 13. Go to rehobothjazz.com for all festival details. Since breaking through to solo success in the mid-1970s, Grammy winner Patti Austin has become one of the world's most popular and versatile vocalists.

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  13. Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival Just Announced the 2016 Artist of the Year Award Winner Patti Austin.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    The Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival, "The Greatest Jazz Festival In The World", is proud to announce that international artist Patti Austin is the 2016 Artist of the Year. "Congratulations Patti," we are honored to announce that you are our Artist of the Year.

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  14. Rock Hall Anniversary: Quincy Jones's 1981 collaborative hit albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... produced the album with David Foster, and throughout the nine tracks, featured six guest vocalists including Patti Austin, Michael Jackson (whose landmark albums Off the Wall , Thriller, and Bad would have Jones at the helm) Stevie Wonder, and ...

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  15. Brattleboro Area Jewish Community hosts 'Purimpalooza'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... of her youth and the trials and tribulations of life on the road. She has shared the stage with Oleta Adams, Patti Austin, Eartha Kitt, Liza Minelli, Pattie Labelle, Joe Cocker, Celine Dion and Barbara Streisand. She is excited to venture into the ...

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  16. Purimpalooza musical costume party at Vermont Jazz CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... of her youth and the trials and tribulations of life on the road. She has shared the stage with Oleta Adams, Patti Austin, Eartha Kitt, Liza Minelli, Pattie Labelle, Joe Cocker, Celine Dion and Barbara Streisand. She is excited to venture into the ...

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  17. 7 Nights Out - Thu, 10 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Hear Patti Austin sing the renditions of Fitzgerald favorites that earned her a Grammy nomination for her album "For Ella," including "Too Close for Comfort," "Honeysuckle Rose," "Satin Doll," "Miss Otis Regrets," "The Man I Love" and "How High the Moon." Jorge Luis Hear Patti Austin sing the renditions of Fitzgerald favorites that earned her a Grammy nomination for her album "For Ella," including "Too Close for Comfort," "Honeysuckle Rose," "Satin Doll," "Miss Otis Regrets," "The Man I Love" and "How High the Moon."

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  18. Keeping the swing alive - Thu, 10 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... concert, conducted by Jorge Luis UtzcA tegui, will serve as a tribute to Fitzgerald's legacy and career. Singer Patti Austin will take the stage alongside the orchestra to perform a program of Fitzgerald's greatest hits. Fitzgerald's decades-long ...

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  19. Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Vocal Competition Begins 11/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Monsters and Critics

    The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz annual Jazz Vocal Competition gets underway this weekend in Hollywood Nov. 14-15, featuring performances by rising stars on the international jazz scene and established artists Patti Austin, George Benson, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Terri Lyne Carrington, Freddy Cole, Dave Grusin, Jimmy Heath, Paul Jackson, Jr., Al Jarreau, Hubert Laws, Gretchen Parlato, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Shorter, Luciana Souza, Jeff "Tain" Watts, Ben Williams and others. The Semifinals competition will be held on Saturday, November 14 from 12 to 5 p.m. at Schoenberg Hall on the UCLA campus.

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  20. Beloved New Bedford musician Armsted Christian dies at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Grammy award-nominated jazz musician Armsted Christian, a Berklee School of Music professor who performed with entertainers including Diana Ross, Patti Austin and Regina Carter, lost his long battle with sarcoidosis Monday at 64. Although his career took him across the globe, the Poughkeepsie, New York native spent more than two decades of his life in New Bedford and embraced his adopted city, where he frequently performed. “I have a real love for this community,'' he said in a 2014 interview with The Standard-Times.

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